REPORT: Pelosi contacts Capitol Hill security to ensure Omar’s safety after Trump tweet (read her full statement)

APRIL 14, 2019

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Sunday that she spoke with the Sergeant at Arms of the House to ensure the safety of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) after President Trump recently tweeted a video targeting the congresswoman.

“Following the president’s tweet, I spoke with the Sergeant-at-Arms to ensure that Capitol Police are conducting a security assessment to safeguard Congresswoman Omar, her family and her staff. They will continue to monitor and address the threats she faces,” Pelosi said in a statement.

The article goes on to state the following:

Pelosi also called on Trump to take down the video, which she called “disrespectful and dangerous.”

Pelosi’s full statement may be read below:

Pelosi Statement on the Safety of Congresswoman Omar

APRIL 14, 2019

London — Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement:

“Following the President’s tweet, I spoke with the Sergeant-at-Arms to ensure that Capitol Police are conducting a security assessment to safeguard Congresswoman Omar, her family and her staff.  They will continue to monitor and address the threats she faces.

“The President’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger.  President Trump must take down his disrespectful and dangerous video.”

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