DEMOCRATIC Rep. Ilhan Omar is promoting T-shirts with the message, “F**okay round and discover out,” an obvious swipe at outgoing President Donald Trump.
Ilhan Omar’s on-line retailer sells T-shirts and stickers with the message swiping at President Donald TrumpCredit score: Ilhan For Congress
Ilhan Omar stated Trump ‘effed round and discovered’ after the electionCredit score: Reuters
Main as much as Election Day, Trump attacked Omar at his marketing campaign rallies, uttering xenophobic feedback about her, claiming she hates the US and that Minnesotans would fairly help him.
Nevertheless, Omar simply gained reelection whereas Trump misplaced the state to Biden by greater than 7 share factors.
Requested to touch upon the election outcomes, Omar stated of Trump: “He effed round and discovered, I assume.”
President Donald Trump claimed that the individuals of Minnesota would help him within the 2020 election however misplaced the state Credit score: EPA
Ilhan Omar is a member of The Squad of 4 progressive girls elected to Congress in 2018Credit score: Reuters
Along with the T-shirts, Omar is promoting packs of two vinyl stickers stating, “F**okay round and discover out,” for $5 in the identical two colours.
Each T-shirt and sticker purchases will probably be donations to “Ilhan Omar For Congress,” in keeping with the web site.
Omar was born in Somalia, got here to the US as a refugee in 1995 and have become an American citizen in 2000.
However Trump in a marketing campaign rally in Pennsylvania in mid-September stated of Omar: “She’s telling us methods to run our nation. How did you do the place you got here from? How is your nation doing?”
Ilhan Omar was born in Somalia, got here to the US as a refugee in 1996 and have become a US citizen in 2000Credit score: Getty Photos – Getty
President Donald Trump made xenophobic remarks about Ilhan Omar at his marketing campaign ralliesCredit score: AFP or licensors
Trump attacked Omar once more at a Sept. 30 marketing campaign rally in Minnesota, saying: “She tells us methods to run our nation, are you able to imagine it? How the hell did Minnesota elect her? What the hell is mistaken with you individuals, proper? What the hell occurred?”
Omar hit back at Trump in a Washington Publish interview in mid-November, likening his rallies to these of the white supremacist hate group Ku Klux Klan.
“He selected to discuss me at each single rally, it didn’t matter the place he was—generally a number of occasions in a day, as he had held his Klan rallies all through the nation,” she stated on the time.
Omar is without doubt one of the first two Muslim girls to be elected to Congress and a part of “The Squad” of 4 progressive girls who gained seats within the Home of Representatives in 2018.
The three different Squad members—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan—additionally gained reelection this yr.
Omar’s retailer additionally affords shirts and stickers with the message, “Organized individuals beat organized cash.”