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Omar claps back at Alabama GOP resolution against her : Omar claps back at Alabama GOP resolution against her

Aug 28, 2019 - The Canadian Press

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar has clapped back at an Alabama Republican Party resolution urging that she be expelled from Congress.

The state party's executive committee approved a resolution Saturday calling for Omar's expulsion, saying she had "engaged in rhetoric that explicitly runs counter to American values."

Omar tweeted Tuesday that she was elected by 78% of the vote in her Minnesota district - not the Alabama Republican Party. She added that if "you want to clean u...