Rep. Ilhan Omar: Donald Trump held 'Klan rallies' on the campaign trail

Rep. Ilhan Omar: Donald Trump held 'Klan rallies' on the campaign trail


Rep. Ilhan Omar, Minnesota Democrat, a Black congresswoman President Trump frequently ridiculed on the campaign trail, referred to recent gatherings of his supporters as Ku Klux Klan rallies Monday.

Ms. Omar, a former Somali refugee and one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, equated Mr. Trump’s campaign events to KKK rallies during an interview conducted by The Washington Post.

“I have gotten accustomed to standing up to bullies in my life,” Ms. Omar said about being targeted often by Mr. Trump. “And so, on a personal level, it hasn’t really impacted me, besides having my children be exposed to it and for the last two months of this election cycle waking up every single morning to text messages from my siblings asking if I was safe because he chose to speak about me at every single rally.”

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Ms. Omar added that Mr. Trump sometimes mentioned her multiples times a day while campaigning for reelection while he was

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