Unlikely allies Ilhan Omar and Rand Paul team up to introduce legislation blocking Biden’s proposed…

Unlikely allies Ilhan Omar and Rand Paul team up to introduce legislation blocking Biden’s proposed…

This post was originally published on this siteUnlikely allies Ilhan Omar and Rand Paul team up to introduce legislation blocking Biden’s proposed arms sale to Saudi Arabia Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN5) Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) Rand Paul and Ilhan Omar: the most opposite pairing since Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito in the movie Twins....

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Pressley introducing resolution to strip Boebert of committee assignments

Pressley introducing resolution to strip Boebert of committee assignments

This post was originally published on this siteProgressive Democratic Rep. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts is introducing a resolution, cosigned by other progressives, that would strip Colorado Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert of her committee assignments for her anti-Muslim and racist comments toward Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.

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38 House Democrats sign letter demanding Boebert be stripped of committee assignments for ‘weaponizing bigotry’

38 House Democrats sign letter demanding Boebert be stripped of committee assignments for ‘weaponizing bigotry’

This post was originally published on this site Thirty-eight Democrats from the House Progressive Caucus have signed on to a letter calling for leadership to strip committee assignments from U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO), who was seen in at least three videos suggesting Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) is a terrorist....

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Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Jamaal Bowman (N.Y.), a member of the progressive “Squad” of Democratic lawmakers, urged GOP leadership on Wednesday to strip Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) of her committee assignments due to her Islamophobic comments. “The fact is that…

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Boebert and Omar fight leaves GOP scrambling

Boebert and Omar fight leaves GOP scrambling

This post was originally published on this siteThe House is grappling with yet another fight between a far-right Republican and a member of the progressive “squad” — this time Reps. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.).The war of words between the two lawmakers escalated on Monday…

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Rep. Omar, a progressive member of Congress, weighs in on the corporate tax rate

Rep. Omar, a progressive member of Congress, weighs in on the corporate tax rate

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota about how progressives feel about the Biden administration negotiating with moderates on the reconciliation bill.

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Progressives vow to ‘push very hard’ to keep agenda from being gutted beyond recognition

Progressives vow to ‘push very hard’ to keep agenda from being gutted beyond recognition

This post was originally published on this site Reps. Ro Khanna, Ilhan Omar, and other House progressives on Monday stressed that they will fight for the inclusion of dental, hearing, and vision benefits, along with a host of other popular measures, in the Build Back Better agenda put on the...

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