She came here and we fed her, we clothed her, she got welfare, she got [schooling], she got healthcare, and then, lo and behold, she has the honor of actually winning a seat in Congress, and she says we
During the deposition, Omar suggested she is disconnected from details
ilhan: Ahmed! We talked about this! I reminded you! The immigration guy is coming over to check up on us! They do this to make sure we aren
One of the questions seized on by conservative media: whether Elmi is actually Omar
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H.R. 1044, the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019, passed the House 365-65 last Wednesday.
The legislation would eliminate the annual 7 percent cap on green cards for citizens of one country and raise the per-country cap for family-sponsored green cards from 7 percent to 15 percent.
“In order for American industries to remain competitive and create more jobs, they must be able to recruit and retain the best talent in the world,” Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.), who co-sponsored the bill, said in a statement last week. The bill would particularly benefit Indian and Chinese nationals living in the U.S., who face the longest green card waits.Zack Budryk, “Ann Coulter offers rare praise for Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib“, The Hill, July 16, 2019
Omar, a naturalized U.S. citizen, was born in Somalia, a country she and her family fled from because of a civil war and ethnic strife. They stayed in a refugee camp in Kenya before settling in the U.S. when she was 10 years old, and she became a citizen at 17.
To push back on the president’s comments, Durbin highlighted Omar’s story
Carlson on Tuesday night said Omar, who came to the U.S. as a refugee, is “living proof” that U.S. immigration laws are “dangerous.”
“Omar isn’t disappointed in America. She’s enraged by it,” he said. “That should worry you, and not just because Omar is a sitting member of Congress. Ilhan Omar is living proof that the way we practice immigration has become dangerous to this country.”
Omar responded by saying that Carlson’s remarks did not erase her patriotism.Rachel Frazin, “Ilhan Omar calls Tucker Carlson a ‘racist fool’ in response to on-air attack“, The Hill, July 10, 2019