Gillibrand Becomes First Democratic Presidential Candidate to Criticize Omar's 'anti-Semitic Tropes'

New York senator says those with critical views of Israel, such as Ilhan Omar, should be able to express them, but noted that her critics shouldn't use Islamophobic language

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WASHINGTON – Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Thursday became the first Democratic presidential contender to release a statement directly criticizing Rep. Ilhan Omar's comments on Israel and its supporters in the...