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Rep. Ilhan Omar on ‘Many’ of Her ‘Democratic Colleagues’

NBC has a video from Tuesday in which the Democratic congresswoman from Minnesota says, “The thing that upsets the occupant of the White House, his goons in the Republican Party, many of our colleagues in the Democratic Party, is that they cannot stand that a refugee, a black woman, an immigrant, a Muslim shows up in Congress thinking she’s equal to them.” So, uh, which of her colleagues in the Democratic party is she talking about? Come on, Rep. Omar, speak truth to power!

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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