Congresswoman Omar just arrived back in the Twin Cities. pic.twitter.com/ZiFqWnDJgQ
— Tom Hauser (@thauserkstp) July 18, 2019
… “It feels good to be home,” Omar said into a bullhorn at the airport, where she was greeted by dozens of supporters.
She was in Minneapolis for a town hall with Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, which was intended to focus on their advocacy for “Medicare for All.”…
“He’s threatened because we are inspiring people to dream about a country that recognizes their dignity and humanity,” Omar said of Trump at the airport.
An hour later, Omar received a standing ovation at the start of the town hall.
“I know there are a lot of people that are trying to distract us now, but I want you all to know that we are not going to let them,” Omar told the crowd. “I’m going to continue to do the work on behalf of the 5th (District), because you all send me to Washington to do the important work of progressing our country.”…
STUNNING: ~4 years ago in Morning Consult polling, Susan Collins was the 2nd most popular senator, with 78% approval and just 16% disapproval in her state. Now she’s the 2nd most unpopular at 45/48.
No senator has seen their standing hurt more in the age of Trump.
— Steven Dennis (@StevenTDennis) July 18, 2019
Susan Collins voted to give a $1.5 trillion tax cut benefiting corporations and the ultra-wealthy.
We can vote her out. No corporate PACs, just people like you.
Pitch in ? https://t.co/JxgGZ5PRkc
— Sara Gideon (@SaraGideonME) July 14, 2019
Wouldn’t want to lose those poverty jobs. https://t.co/tOsdWaxUHq
— Schooley (@Rschooley) July 18, 2019
Amy McGrath — Donate via ActBlue https://t.co/y5BCHH0egV
— Susann Kaspersen (@Descutner) July 17, 2019