Listen: Omar, Israel And Foreign Affairs Committee discussed on KCBS Radio Overnight News
"New Jersey's Josh got Heimer and other Democrats circulated a letter urging swift action to address what they called hateful speech. House speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke with Omar and called her comments antisemitic and deeply offensive. The Thirty-seven-year-old from Minnesota and Michigan's Rashida to Leib our the first Muslim women in congress. They both support the movement known as b d DS which calls for a boycott of Israel until property is returned to Palestinians. Omar has already apologized for a twenty twelve tweet in which she said Israel has hypnotized the world. I'm not criticizing the people. I'm not criticizing their faith to leave may be best known on Capitol Hill for using profanity to describe the president on her first day. I think the window has passed Republican leader Kevin McCarthy who called both Democrats out on Friday said that Omar should be removed from the foreign affairs committee. And if you follow what these"