Minnesota’s 5th Congressional District needs to be represented by someone who believes in the politics of inclusion and attraction, not division based on identity politics. We need leadership that is invested in its residents as individuals who have their own dreams for themselves and their children, someone focused on them rather than their own self-interest; someone willing to fight for communities and hard-working families, not DC insiders and foreign influences. We need someone to better reflect our values in Washington.
Ilhan Omar is doing irreparable harm to both Minnesota and the U.S. and she must be stopped.
In fact, name the issue and Ilhan Omar is on the wrong side of it. For example, she spearheaded the effort to defund Minneapolis’ police department even as she’s spent over $100K on her personal security. In Congress, she constantly forwards or sponsors legislation that attacks our allies while remaining silent about America’s adversaries. A review of her congressional stance on police along with her foreign policy reveals a troubling pattern: She is against both protecting the innocent and giving the innocent the means to protect themselves. Read More >