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U.S. House Dems pass anti-Islamophobia bill, condemn Boebert remarks

By: - December 15, 2021 6:34 am

Colorado Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert suggested Rep. Illhan Omar, a Minnesota Democrat who is Muslim, was a terrorist. Democrats, including Colorado’s Ed Perlmutter and Joe Neguse, criticized Bobber in declaring their support for the measure. (Photo by Barton Glasser)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.