Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) is proposing ambitious new legislation that would give $1,200 per month to most American adults as a way to combat poverty and to improve health.
Omar’s bill would fund guaranteed income pilots in hundreds of communities, then launch a national program to send $1,200 monthly to people making up to $75,000 a year.
House Democrats endorsed conservative talking points about Omar last week. Now the GOP wants to force a vote on rebuking the congresswoman.
After 12 House Democrats slammed their colleague on Wednesday, top House Republican Kevin McCarthy seized an opportunity to divide his opponents.
The South Carolina senator said that America isn't a racist country because it has had a Black president and vice president.
The congresswoman who represents Minneapolis told CNN about the emotions that have resurfaced during the trial of the former officer who killed George Floyd.
From inciting violence to separating families, the repercussions of the Trump administration’s policies and rhetoric will be felt for a long time.
He has consistently gone after Muslim Americans, journalists, protesters and others. Where was the outrage then?
The Republican governor of Vermont called for Trump's resignation, while Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) said she's already drafting articles of impeachment.
"People who need it most, should get it," the Minnesota Democrat wrote on Twitter.