The Democrats raised more than $ 832,000 in Congress in their first three months – an important role that puts them ahead of other members of Parliament in Minnesota's delegation and several other closely watched first-democrats.
About half of Omar's first quarter haul came from individuals who contributed $ 200 or less – a measure of grassroots financial support, as new papers show at the Electoral Commission.
CNN has turned to Omar's office to request a statement.
The statements of congressmen prompted the condemnation of House Democrats, including Speaker of Parliament Nancy Pelosi, who said in a statement: "Congressman Omar The use of anti-Semitic tropes and prejudiced allegations against Israeli supporters is deeply offensive. "
At the same time, progressives have welcomed them as an important voice in the Democratic Party, advocating their concerns as a matter of concern Colors she faces a different standard.
One of the major donors to Omar's campaign this year is South Carolina Rep. Commissioner James Clyburn, a member of the House's Democratic leadership. At the end of March, he donated $ 1
Omar's colleague and one of her most vocal defenders, New York MP Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, donated $ 2,000 to the Minnesotan campaign at the end of March. 19659009] New York defendant for threatening to attack and kill Republicans Ilhan Omar "src-mini =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190213103514-ilhan-omar-small-169.jpg "src xsmall = "// cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190213103514-ilhan-omar-medium-plus-169.jpg" src-small = "http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/ assets / 190213103514-ilhan-omar-large-169.jpg "src-medium =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190213103514-ilhan-omar-exlarge-169.jpg "src-large =" http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190213103514-ilhan-omar -full-169.jpg "src-mini1x1 =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190213103514-ilhan-omar-small-11.jpg "data-demand-load =" not-loaded "data -eq-pts = "mini: 0, xsmall: 221, small: 308, medium: 461, large: 781" />