Congressional Democrats condemn Rep. Ilhan Omar over 'anti-Semitic' tweets about AIPAC and Israel

A number of congressional Democrats on Monday joined a growing chorus of criticism against freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota over tweets related to Israel, which have led to widespread allegations of anti-Semitism.

Omar ignited a social media firestorm on Sunday after she suggested that support for Israel among Republican members of Congress is motivated by money.

“It’s all about the Benjamins baby,” Omar tweeted in response to a tweet from journalist Glenn Greenwald

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