. House votes to kick Rep. Ilhan Omar off committee over anti-Semitic remarks « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NY POST – The vote to yank Omar (D-Minn.) from the powerful panel after a heated floor debate broke along party lines, with 218 Republicans voting to strip her of the assignment and 211 Democrats backing their colleague. One Republican, David Joyce of Ohio, voted present. GOPers cited six statements that Omar, 40, made while in office that “under the totality of the circumstances, disqualify her from serving on the Committee of Foreign Affairs,” said Rep. Michael Guest (R-Miss.). “All members, both Republicans and Democrats alike who seek to serve on Foreign Affairs.”

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