Nancy Pelosi: Trump’s ‘Hateful’ Comments About Rep. Ilhan Omar Pose ‘Real Danger’

Rep. Omar participates in a news conference about Trump administration policies towards Muslim immigrants outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) participates in a news conference by members of the U.S. Congress “to announce legislation to repeal President Trump’s existing executive order blocking travel from majority Muslim countries” outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

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By Hayley Miller

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) warned Sunday that President Donald Trump’s “hateful” rhetoric toward Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) creates “real danger,” days after some Democrats claimed she wasn’t taking a strong enough stance against the president’s anti-Muslim actions.

“The president’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger,” Pelosi said in a statement.

Pelosi called on Trump to take down “his disrespectful and dangerous video,” referring to a misleading video the president tweeted Friday to his nearly 60 million followers. The video splices together comments Omar, a Muslim, made last month with footage of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

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Nancy Pelosi: Trump’s ‘Hateful’ Comments About Rep. Ilhan Omar Pose ‘Real Danger’

Rep. Omar participates in a news conference about Trump administration policies towards Muslim immigrants outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) participates in a news conference by members of the U.S. Congress “to announce legislation to repeal President Trump’s existing executive order blocking travel from majority Muslim countries” outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Source: Huffington Post

By Hayley Miller

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) warned Sunday that President Donald Trump’s “hateful” rhetoric toward Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) creates “real danger,” days after some Democrats claimed she wasn’t taking a strong enough stance against the president’s anti-Muslim actions.

“The president’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger,” Pelosi said in a statement.

Pelosi called on Trump to take down “his disrespectful and dangerous video,” referring to a misleading video the president tweeted Friday to his nearly 60 million followers. The video splices together comments Omar, a Muslim, made last month with footage of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

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Nancy Pelosi: Trump’s ‘Hateful’ Comments About Rep. Ilhan Omar Pose ‘Real Danger’

Rep. Omar participates in a news conference about Trump administration policies towards Muslim immigrants outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) participates in a news conference by members of the U.S. Congress “to announce legislation to repeal President Trump’s existing executive order blocking travel from majority Muslim countries” outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Source: Huffington Post

By Hayley Miller

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) warned Sunday that President Donald Trump’s “hateful” rhetoric toward Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) creates “real danger,” days after some Democrats claimed she wasn’t taking a strong enough stance against the president’s anti-Muslim actions.

“The president’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger,” Pelosi said in a statement.

Pelosi called on Trump to take down “his disrespectful and dangerous video,” referring to a misleading video the president tweeted Friday to his nearly 60 million followers. The video splices together comments Omar, a Muslim, made last month with footage of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

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Categories: America, Islamophobia, USA

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