Rep. Ilhan Omar slammed yet again for ‘anti-Semitic’ tweets


Rep. Ilhan Omar, who once stirred outrage by claiming, “Israel has hypnotized the world,” came under fire again Sunday by claiming that a pro-Israel lobby pays off American politicians.

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle called her out when she tweeted that the relationship between the United States and Israel is “all about the Benjamins.” 

When Batya Ungar-Sargon, the opinion editor of The Forward newspaper, said, “Would love to know who @IlhanMN thinks is paying American politicians to be pro-Israel,” the Minnesota Democrat replied, “AIPAC” — the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.

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