Ilhan Omar

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Omar and Boebert have ‘unproductive’ call after anti-Muslim remarks
Ilhan Omar says she ended the call after Lauren Boebert ‘doubled down on her rhetoric’

Maya Yang

29, Nov, 2021 @10:35 PM

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Ilhan Omar: Lauren Boebert’s ‘Jihad Squad’ bigotry is ‘no laughing matter’
Colorado Republican apologises for remarks in home district but Minnesota Democrat demands action from party leaders

Martin Pengelly in New York

27, Nov, 2021 @3:13 PM

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Ilhan Omar: Boebert is a ‘buffoon’ and ‘bigot’ for ‘made up’ anti-Muslim story
‘Sad she thinks bigotry gets her clout,’ says Omar after Boebert claims to have joked about terrorism when sharing elevator

Martin Pengelly in New York

26, Nov, 2021 @6:46 PM

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Congress considers awarding Prince with congressional gold medal
Ilhan Omar, a co-sponsor of the resolution to honor the musician who died in 2016, said he ‘changed the arc of music history’

Maya Yang and agencies

25, Oct, 2021 @5:54 PM

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Politicians from across world call for ‘global green deal’ to tackle climate crisis
New alliance urges governments to work together to deliver a just transition to a green economy

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

18, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Ilhan Omar is once again being attacked by her own party for speaking out | Arwa Mahdawi
Democratic leadership chimed in to rebuke the progressive congresswoman for what was clearly a mischaracterization of her comments

Arwa Mahdawi

12, Jun, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Nancy Pelosi rebukes Ilhan Omar for tweet on Israel, Hamas and Taliban
Omar’s tweet stoked controversy for appearing to equate the actions of democracies and ‘groups that engage in terrorism’

Martin Pengelly in New York

10, Jun, 2021 @9:18 PM

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‘Enough of the senseless killings’: Biden calls Chauvin verdict ‘a start’ as Democrats demand action
Lawmakers echo Kamala Harris’s call for passage of George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

Maanvi Singh

21, Apr, 2021 @2:17 AM

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Republican congressman condemned over Islamophobic tweet to Ilhan Omar
Greg Murphy deleted tweet invoking 9/11 after Omar expressed grief about attack outside US Capitol on Friday

Martin Pengelly in New York

05, Apr, 2021 @11:43 AM

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Ilhan Omar at odds with Stacey Abrams over Georgia All-Star Game boycott
Omar backs MLB’s move to relocate game while Abrams says she fears families will be ‘hurt by lost events and jobs’

Martin Pengelly in New York

04, Apr, 2021 @3:32 PM

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Omar urges end to prison contracts to fix 'abuse-ridden' immigration detention system
Representative calls on Biden administration to phase out contracts between Ice and local jails and prisons

Amanda Holpuch in New York and agencies

15, Mar, 2021 @6:26 PM

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'I didn’t know if I would make it out that day': Ilhan Omar on the terror of the Capitol attack
The Democratic Minnesota congresswoman speaks about the ‘traumatizing experience’ of insurrectionists invading the Capitol on 6 January

Oliver Laughland in Washington

22, Jan, 2021 @1:16 PM

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