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Boebert in call refuses to apologize for anti-Muslim remarks

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Days after firebrand conservative Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado was harshly criticized for making anti-Muslim comments about Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Minnesota Democrat whom she likened to a bomb-carrying terrorist, the two spoke by phone.
By both lawmakers' accounts, it did not go well.
Monday's conversation, which Boebert sought after issuing a tepid statement last Friday, offered an opportunity to extend an olive branch in a House riven by tension. Instead, it ended abruptly after Boebert rejected Omar's request for a public apology, amplifying partisan strife that has become a...
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Ilhan Omar 'Hung Up on Me,' Lauren Boebert Says, as Apology Call Escalates Feud

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

"I told Ilhan Omar that she should make a public apology to the American people for her anti-American, anti-Semitic, anti-police rhetoric," Boebert said in a video recounting their contentious phone call.
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