Donald Trump's top campaign aide lobbed an attack on U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar on Friday, as the president's reelection team makes a play for Minnesota, calling her "the most extreme, the most dangerous" member of the Democratic Party.
"What you are witnessing is the weakest expression of strength," the congresswoman wrote on Twitter Saturday night.
President Donald Trump urged the Justice Department to probe Omar on Friday.
QAnon has been linked to death threats and murders, and was listed by the FBI as a domestic terror threat in August 2019.
"We need relief now. Not in February. Not in December," Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota said.
The congresswoman's comments came as confirmation hearings began Monday for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.
The subject of the Project Veritas video alleging Representative Ilhan Omar of voter fraud said he was "set up" by the conservative media organization.
Dinesh D'Souza's new documentary, "Trump Card," delves into the allegations the president made against Joe Biden's son at the debate and excoriates the Democratic party for flirting with socialism.
"So... you mean to tell us you could've done this the whole time?" Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar condemned the video showing the suspected QAnon supporter getting cheered on at the Labor Day rally.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) accused MSNBC host Joy Reid of engaging in "casual Islamophobia" and demanded an apology after Reid compared President Donald Trump's comments to "how Muslims act" in "radicalizing" extremists.
"This is someone who's been really strong on environmental issues, on climate, someone who's really strong in energizing a base that feels taken for granted by the Democratic Party," Omar said of Joe Biden's vice presidential pick.
Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib have all won their primary battles, while Ayanna Pressley is running unopposed in her own.
"Tonight, our movement didn't just win," Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar tweeted. "We earned a mandate for change."
Though Tlaib has promised to deliver her district for Biden, she will not be endorsing him.
Democrats in Minneapolis could force a small group of prominent national lawmakers to shrink, if they choose not to re-elect the first-term progressive.
Candidate Antone Melton-Meaux has raised $3.2 million for his campaign since May, much of which has been donated from sources outside of Minnesota.
Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib is locked in what could be a tight race to retain her House seat. A loss could deal a big blow to the foursome known as the Squad and their progressive agenda.
President Donald Trump and Republicans are ramping up their attacks against Omar to mobilize their base. But she belongs right where she is—in Congress.
Only two of the next 10 highest-spending nations are rivals of the U.S.; China and Russia. But the U.S. annually spends more than twice as much as both nations combined.
Omar's primary challenger, Antone Melton-Meaux, has recently received at least $3.2 million in donations, compared with Omar's $471,624.
The new survey found that almost three quarters of likely primary voters approved of Omar's record in office thus far.
The lawyer said that many of the police he represents were present on the day rioters burned down the Third Precinct, some of who wrote final notes to loved ones believing they would die.
In a move that formalizes their political alliance, the four first-term progressives Democratic congresswomen known as "The Squad" have launched a fundraising organization to raise money for candidates who share their views and to advance progressive causes.
"It's just really quite disheartening to see the continuation of images like this appear," the representative from Minnesota said.
The Texas Republican sparked a social media debate after he shared a video of a statue of the explorer being pulled down in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Rep. Karen Bass said that the proposed Justice in Policing Act does speak to some of the concerns put forward by those calling for the defunding of police.