“If you want to clean up politics, maybe don’t nominate an accused child molester as your Senate candidate?” she asked.
Omar was referring to the failed candidacy of Roy Moore for Alabama’s seat in the U.S. Senate in 2017. Hewas accusedof approaching underage women in his thirties for romantic and sexual interactions. Moore denied the claims but lost the election.
The Alabama Republicanscitedvarious controversies surrounding anti-Semitic comments made by Omar and also her support of the anti-Israel BDS movement in its motion to expel her.
Omar has not responded tobombshell claimsthat she committed adultery with an aide whose wife filed the accusations in divorce proceedings revealed on Tuesday.