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Ilhan Omar @IlhanMN Minneapolis

Mom, Refugee, Intersectional Feminist, 2017 Top Angler of the Governor's Fishing Opener and Congresswoman for #MN05. Join me 👇🏽

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When folks say representation matters, believe them. As a young Somali, it was an unbelievable experience meeting M… https://t.co/xbemwCTTIJ
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2/18
2020
🙊 https://t.co/ycL3eW2znuSpread the word in California https://t.co/0rYzbtQnbj
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar.@BernieSanders is endorsed by some of the most influential Muslim Americans, like @lsarsour, @IlhanMN &… https://t.co/quf55iPHbz
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarNow that @BernieSanders is the frontrunner the Democratic establishment is in full panic mode. There are super pac… https://t.co/dVsKLk3xr8
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRemember when we had a President we could be proud of? 8 years and no scandals, no indictments, no articles of impe… https://t.co/9RRu3qCqBa
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarSocial media can be toxic place, so remember people’s opinions and behavior towards you shouldn’t affect your lifes… https://t.co/QL4IrpxurTThis is just one of the indications that Minnesota, which votes March 3, could turn out to be a very strong state f… https://t.co/muZRIetucf
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar"For one true measure of a nation is its success in fulfilling the promise of a better life for each of its members… https://t.co/YOLKYNFHmRUkraine was just the tip of the iceberg. This corrupt president thinks he can get away with anything — and Senate… https://t.co/KIlhfbV4cDWorking people paid taxes last year. Thanks to Trump’s tax scam, Amazon brought in a *$129 million* tax refund. W… https://t.co/Ztvguqu859
2/17
2020
Now I see why certain people were spreading gossip about Ilhan Omar https://t.co/D7NsaCRMcy
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar11 million children in the U.S., a nation of tremendous wealth, face the kind of hunger I experienced in a refugee… https://t.co/tWYyjyMfCZDonald Trump wants to end student loan forgiveness. @BernieSanders will cancel all $1.6 trillion of our country’s… https://t.co/jbNxw26rS9mn bernie friends - we're on the hunt for spaces for gotv door knocks and phone banks starting feb 22nd. dm me if y… https://t.co/RjsX8SB3mb
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2/16
2020
Our nation’s poverty is a symptom of a country that puts corporate profit over human needs. In the America we’re f… https://t.co/YijXnpa0izBernie is the most admired candidate. Bernie leads national polls. Bernie beats Trump in the polls. Bernie has w… https://t.co/WKG7ElR1rnWe must refuse to accept the injustices of our world. Now more than ever it is crucial that we resist hatred, rest… https://t.co/g96tguEE5cExcited to hold two community conversations in Minnesota next week! Community Conversation on my Pathway to PEACE… https://t.co/1jtf4mMggd
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar"He has so much to apologize for, not just racist stop & frisk but his comments about women... There's already a ri… https://t.co/LQQNCjwqG6
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWelcome to our multiracial working class movement Mayor 🙏🏾 https://t.co/Fkol3fAirl
2/15
2020
@TrayBridgewater 😉This is a good step forward, but we still have more work to do in creating equitable society where people don’t fac… https://t.co/F5newRoL7NThis is what solidarity looks like ✊🏽 https://t.co/pLUj3EgT2F @imraansiddiqi More like, how dare Ilhan ever speak 😜As a former member, I know the power of unions. When we organize, we win! 💪🏽✊🏽 https://t.co/jER5BGSPQ5Detaining immigrants for simply seeking a better life in the United States is cruel enough. But for conditions to b… https://t.co/a7tUs95TgbICYMI, we introduced Pathway to Peace earlier this week and here is a deeper dive into the policies that make up th… https://t.co/f2jE1Sgu4H👀 https://t.co/v6A7gBXQbBIlhan Omar unveils bold proposal for U.S. foreign policy "deeply rooted in justice" https://t.co/7j6Rw3BLLT
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarCalling Black girls’ and women’s hair “distracting” and “unprofessional” does more than hurt morale — it fuels a ra… https://t.co/jEwTz1Lnx9IMF and World Bank consider #Somalia eligible for debt relief on initial assessment. This is an important milestone… https://t.co/mnGkqZxsWb
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThis is what happens when an authoritarian racist takes power. https://t.co/pd0oekUyyrToday is @MikeBloomberg's birthday; he's turning 78 years old. Yesterday, a voter told me he was interested in Bl… https://t.co/yLKDs28TMU
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar!!New Video 🚨!! I will be the congressman who puts an end to the school to prison pipeline! I am going to fight… https://t.co/RKJ2J9YLWm
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar @FlyThaiMMA 🙏🏾President Trump is *so* close to 3,000 conflicts of interest, thanks to his talent for mixing politics and profit. https://t.co/6tVDHbre69
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarBREAKING! @ewarren: "Bloomberg is saying that 2008 financial collapse was caused b/c banks weren't allowed to discr… https://t.co/YBMTAf1C8h
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarOur squad is big. 💖 https://t.co/T27YzRmWlEThe House and the Senate have spoken: #NoWarWithIran. If the president abuses his veto power by rejecting this res… https://t.co/Y3BaBAz3PcWhen you stop violating the rights and liberties of all New Yorkers, we will stand down. Until then, we have a du… https://t.co/f0OhKIIJjE
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2/14
2020
They suppress votes to suppress voices. The people won’t be silenced any longer. Our democracy depends on ending v… https://t.co/Se2NV8qlikIn New Hampshire, @BernieSanders won ✅ Rural voters ✅ Young voters ✅ Latino voters ✅ Independent voters ✅ Workin… https://t.co/hwwEcdAd6S
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIt’s not complicated: Our system is rigged because corporations are buying politicians into blocking laws that woul… https://t.co/FFvGcDOTrLThe Constitution doesn’t recognize women as equal under the law. This arbitrary deadline is yet another obstacle… https://t.co/37XrCSiO3K"I have a lot more union support than Pete Buttigieg has or I think ever will have." @BernieSanders 🤣🤣🤣🔥🔥🔥 https://t.co/chFNE7e1QL
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWe can build a better world. We can promote human rights. We can defend diplomacy. We can build peace. But it mean… https://t.co/y5pIbKMdip
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2/13
2020
While much of the healthcare industry would rather profit off the sick, doctors are speaking out to say that health… https://t.co/Wl6TDcqwreMy statement responding to the vicious and hateful paid Facebook ads from AIPAC intended to demonize my work in sup… https://t.co/AHAkMvlins
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRepresentative .@IlhanMN has just put forth a bold series of proposals that call for a reorienting of American fore… https://t.co/PHOn7ZDllw
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIn Minnesota, immigrants are welcome. ❤️ https://t.co/x2rKnelzbwThank you @IlhanMN for these important bills that would strengthen international law, support children's rights, st… https://t.co/hGuBN6LbYT
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar.@IlhanMN is outlining a historic benchmarck in progressive foreign policy with a platform of legislation that woul… https://t.co/pSL9f4HC6c
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar“We must move forward knowing that being a better advocate of our ideals abroad makes us safer and more secure at h… https://t.co/9DPIWpBsNN
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar"What I believe is important is for us to actually lead the charge in creating a pathway for peace around the world… https://t.co/1ePJm8GhRj
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarEndless war is not making our country safer. It is costing lives, destroying futures, and damaging our reputation… https://t.co/ygRTpcD4qUThis is offensive and dangerous. Stop perpetuating this gross myth. Not every union member has union healthcare pla… https://t.co/aD071MFNzj
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarKudos! “The suite of proposals would initiate tighter scrutiny of U.S. support to countries that commit abuses and… https://t.co/AZxykVq3Wg
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarNEW: Ilhan Omar has a plan for progressive foreign policy; the US can stand for human rights but she also uniquely… https://t.co/axjfbMRoEX
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarShirley Chisholm — the first Black woman in Congress, and the first woman and African American of a major party to… https://t.co/6v80AsnQ7WWins the most votes in Iowa. ✔️ Wins the most votes in New Hampshire. ✔️ Leads the national polls in race for De… https://t.co/y7yF3sKT3B
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWe will organize and dance all the way to victory this November. 💃🏾 https://t.co/U17IeRicetAaaaaaaye 🔥🙌🏽💯 @BernieSanders just won New Hampshire!!! Political Revolution is in full swing! 🎉🎉🎉 https://t.co/MfQ8liYiQG
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarTo the political pundits saying keep an eye on POC votes in the later states, I say look at what happened in Iowa.… https://t.co/iyjqWY9UNs
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarCongratulations, Bernie. And thanks for saying tonight that no matter who wins the Democratic nomination, "We are… https://t.co/IgLqec4KBY
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarMainstream media might not be talking about Bernie, but best believe the people are and that’s who matters.… https://t.co/2ELb3T5Jl9 @mitrajunjalali Thanks sis, nearly a decade later we are lucky to still get to organize in basements and sit on fol… https://t.co/rG6hNT37gRThe energized movement @BernieSanders is building will deliver the big win we need in November. This fact is undeni… https://t.co/gvbfrZzNeU
2/12
2020
I lived in the New York City that @MikeBloomberg had stopped and frisked. He wants to be president, so it is good t… https://t.co/nEVvqJfwDA
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI’m not here to constantly explain or defend my identity. I’m here to deliver real, progressive change for Minnesot… https://t.co/44XdtnpjdXThe president of the United States is gaslighting America. https://t.co/oh8g244dugLet’s be very clear: There’s nothing anti-American about wanting everyone to have access to their rights under the… https://t.co/7e53uzwECoBetsy Devos is poisoning public education. Every day, the need for her to step down proves more urgent. https://t.co/ZIRo4CFADMThese 5 POC activists are fighting to make a difference: https://t.co/kuLPOw30hX
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThere’s round-the-clock work underway in MPLS to support those experiencing homelessness, esp our Native community.… https://t.co/ufrvrBavas
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarBernie Sanders policies would be beneficial to all Americans, Rep. Omar says in Vegas visit. https://t.co/ZC5OL8x3ph
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar @RepAdamSchiff On The Squad @IlhanMN says: 'We don’t have the influence we have because we’re called The Squad...We… https://t.co/NwPE6cGdvP
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar.@BernieSanders is that president. 45 million Americans are drowning in student debt. That isn’t just a statistic… https://t.co/f7EIQ8dwj6"We're not leaving behind the immigrants, we're not leaving behind the women, we're not leaving behind the ethnic d… https://t.co/tw8RczdUag
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI will always vote against proposals that are rooted in racism — and the president’s border wall will always be on… https://t.co/scqVXD5lBCWhen the president attacks me with bigoted and racist slurs, he isn’t just attacking me — he’s dehumanizing everyon… https://t.co/nDVm8f8Vmz
2/11
2020
Rep. Ilhan Omar on American foreign policy: "When we engage in the creation of our foreign policy, we are truly dis… https://t.co/CofzKvVuHE
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI truly believe that politics can be a vehicle of bringing joy into people’s lives. That’s why I’m here… and that’… https://t.co/OX5TwiW0ILOn Friday, @nermeendn moderated a discussion with @AOC, @AyannaPressley, @RashidaTlaib & @IlhanMN on building a mov… https://t.co/FD3IGPhBNZ
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar👀 https://t.co/QFXIQWKk3x1.5 million public school students don’t have a home. Over 16,000 of those students are Minnesotans. This is not t… https://t.co/eN9E8p2KDU
2/10
2020
It’s simple: When we organize, we win. https://t.co/t8ysCe15vF🚨 It's the Final Day of our Fundraiser! 🚨 Muslims helped @BernieSanders win Iowa. Today, @IlhanMN is helping get o… https://t.co/kszJ4pifZ7
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWayyyyyy up there is @IlhanMN, kicking off our Muslims for Bernie community conversation at the Haikal Islamic Acad… https://t.co/YCXnXREK8J
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWe won in Iowa, we gotta win in NH and then NV! I’m in Las Vegas today holding a town hall for @BernieSanders. Joi… https://t.co/kfoiwdb5VAWhen Trump says the economy is doing “great,” he’s only thinking of his billionaire buddies — not the hardworking p… https://t.co/IXkKk2yDYwIf it’s radical to fight for an America where everyone gets healthcare, everyone has a stable home, and student loa… https://t.co/Yj413Amxru
2/9
2020
“He’s been impeached forever. They can never erase that,” @SpeakerPelosi https://t.co/iVQiVpuHwO
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarYou accused Obama of having a “Kenyan, anti-colonial” worldview. You accused him of playing "a wonderful con" to be… https://t.co/Drd1zVD9Jf
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIt’s a moral outrage that this country is willing to spend almost $2 trillion on a single war — yet draws the line… https://t.co/DRhd9GlDWsOver 1,000 days into his presidency, Trump has no plans to divest from his businesses. So much for draining the sw… https://t.co/2djXq6ZuGz“It’s not about somebody else. This election cycle is about us. This election cycle is about your daughters who are… https://t.co/LKOWcJmmk0
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI'm curious that @PeteButtigieg said NOTHING about taking on the pharmaceutical industry in combatting the Opioid C… https://t.co/EKUIwQmtcn
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar#DemDebate Bernie mentioned @sunrisemvmt’s endorsement & I just remembered this Tik Tok they made https://t.co/YXk0JAZRk8
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2/8
2020
The #PROAct will give power back to working people. 💪🏽 #UnionsForAll https://t.co/9zttucldm8
2/7
2020

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