Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., who is accused of improperly using political campaign funds to reimburse her alleged lover for travel expenses, doesn
Tim Mynett was seen keeping a low profile on Thursday, marking the first time he’s been seen in public since his wife Beth Jordan Mynett, 55, filed for divorce
The 38-year-old pulled a baseball cap down over his face and glanced anxiously from side to side as he emerged from his new bachelor pad in Washington, D.C.
DailyMail.com revealed last month that Mynett had been seen getting up close and personal with Omar, 37, and were seen on a romantic dinner date in March
The affair was confirmed by Beth who said in documents that Mynett told her in April that he and Omar were ‘romantically involved’ and he was ‘in love’ with her
A conservative watchdog group filed a complaint against Omar with the FEC, accusing her of illegally using her campaign funds to fund her affair with Mynett
The Minnesota congresswoman has paid Mynett more than $250K in consulting fees and travel within a year, with around $21.5K on travel expenses
Omar denied that she was dating outside of her marriage to her husband Ahmed Hirsi on Tuesday and refused to comment further on the matterBen Ashford, “Ilhan Omar’s ‘lover’ pulls his baseball cap low as he’s seen for the first time since his wife filed for divorce after he ‘confessed to affair with congresswoman’“, Daily Mail, August 29, 2019
Omar did not comment to USA TODAY. Conservatives have latched on to the details, pointing to the more than $200,000 Omar has paid to Mynett and his consulting firm, E. Street Group, according to Federal Election Commission (FEC) records.
The right-leaning National Legal and Policy Center filed an FEC complaint against Omar on Wednesday citing the money paid to Mynett’s firm and questioning whether the funds, specifically those on travel, were personal in nature
The freshman Democratic congresswoman appeared ahead of a scheduled event at the University of Minnesota when a Post reporter asked her about claims she broke up the marriage of Tim and Beth Mynett.
But instead of answering, Omar nervously made a beeline to make small talk with a police officer who was standing outside the campus
Part of the filing states that the married couple physically separated in early April when Timothy Mynett told Beth Mynett that he was romantically involved, and in love, with Omar.
According to the court filing, he met Omar, who is a U.S. Representative from Minnesota, while working for her.
The court filing further states that Beth Mynett still loved him and was willing to fight for the marriage, but he said it wasn
A Washington, DC, mom says her political-consultant husband left her for Rep. Ilhan Omar, according to a bombshell divorce filing obtained by The Post.
Dr. Beth Mynett says her cheating spouse, Tim Mynett, told her in April that he was having an affair with the Somali-born US representative
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