Democratic Congressman Ilhan Omar to Fundraise for Islamic Terror-linked Palestinian Organization

Rep. Omar is scheduled to raise money with the Hamas-linked Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) only a week after she used an anti-Semitic trope to claim Israel has paid for GOP support.  Omar will discuss advancing justice and empowering Muslims, according to the organization’s invitation.  Hassan Shibly, the chief executive director for CAIR-Florida, will also be speaking at the event. Shibly has emphatically stated that Hezbollah and Hamas are not terrorist organizations.  Hussam Ayloush, the chief executive director for CAIR-LA, who is hosting the event, has compared the state of Israel to the Islamic State.  Shibley has repeatedly echoed those sentiments and spread propaganda describing U.S. armed forces as radical terrorists.  Read more: