Listen: Ilhan Omar, Karen Bass And Israel discussed on All Things Considered
"Ilhan Omar of Minnesota suggested that American pro Israel activists were quote pushing for allegiance to a foreign country. Critics including many Democrats said she was trafficking in an anti-semitic smear the resolution in the house today did not mention Omar by name. But it specifically condemned the pernicious myth of dual loyalty and foreign allegiance as the house was voting. I spoke with congresswoman Karen bass democrat of California. She's also chair of the Congressional Black caucus welcome to the program. Thank you. You are in the middle of voting right now. How did you vote on the measure? I will vote. For the measure, and I just finished speaking on the floor and supportive measure."