Omar apologizes for tweets

WASHINGTON | Rep. Omar apologizes for tweets on AIPAC’s influence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar “unequivocally” apologized Monday for tweets suggesting that members of Congress support Israel because they are being paid to do so, which drew bipartisan criticism and a rebuke from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The Minnesota Democrat said she had no intention offending anyone, including Jewish Americans. “We have … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Rep. Omar apologizes for tweets on AIPAC’s influence