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Rep. Omar says she received death threat

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., sits with fellow Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee during a bill markup, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 6, 2019. Photo: AP/ J. Scott Applewhite
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., sits with fellow Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee during a bill markup, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 6, 2019.

Updated: August 28, 2019 05:33 PM

On Wednesday afternoon, Rep. Ilhan Omar tweeted out a picture of a death threat she had received. 

Omar's office confirmed that the threat was reported and that police are investigating the incident. 
 

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