Democratic Presidential Candidates Defend Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar
Democratic Presidential Candidates Defend Minnesota Rep.
Ilhan Omar The freshman congresswoman's criticism of pro-Israel groups
have caused controversy.
The comments have been called anti-semitic by some in her own party.
But 2020 candidates Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are coming to her defense.
Bernie Sanders, via statement Harris adds that the negative attention is putting Omar's own safety at risk.
Kamala Harris, via statement Warren herself says automatically calling Omar
anti-semitic is not the right course of action.
Elizabeth Warren, via statement