Politics

Rep. Omar responds after Trump calls her apology ‘lame’

President Donald Trump recently dismissed an apology by U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., as phony and “lame” in the wake of bipartisan backlash over tweets from the lawmaker widely interpreted as antisemitic.

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“You have trafficked in hate your whole life — against Jews, Muslims, Indigenous, immigrants, black people and more,” she wrote. “I learned from people impacted by my words. When will you?”

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