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Rep. Ilhan Omar decries hate after death threat in which writer vowed to shoot her at Minnesota State Fair

Aug 28, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) on Wednesday denounced hate and publicized an anonymous death threat that she received in which the writer claimed that "a very capable person with a very big 'Gun' " would shoot her at the Minnesota State Fair.

The freshman lawmaker called attention to the threat hours after Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore urged her to "go back to Somalia." The Alabama Republican Party has called for her expulsion from the House.

"I hate that we live in a worl...