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Taken together, she appeared to suggest that Republican outrage was rooted in money.

Omar responded to the tweet and wrote, "AIPAC!".

"We urge you to join us in calling on each member of our Caucus to unite against anti-Semitism and hateful tropes and stereotypes", Gottheimer and Luria told Pelosi.

After criticism that the tweet was anti-Semitic, Omar said she was referring to the political power of the pro-Israeli lobbying group AIPAC. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Rep.

On Friday, before the tweets were posted, House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy railed against recent comments by Omar and other freshman Democrats who have spoken critically against the Israeli government over its treatment of Palestinians.

"Oh well, that's a really regrettable way of expressing that - I don't know how my comments would be offensive to Jewish Americans, my comments precisely are addressing what was happening during the Gaza war", she stated.

"I'm one of those American Jews who opposes the occupation, laments Israel's anti-democratic drift, and doesn't regard the country as especially central to my Jewish identity", Politico magazine editor Joshua Zeitz tweeted.

"Please learn how to talk about Jews in a non-anti-Semitic way". House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler of NY condemned Omar's tweets Monday morning.

Rep. Max Rose (D-N.Y.) tweeted Sunday night, "Congresswoman's Omar's statements are deeply hurtful to Jews, including myself". Pelosi and other Democrats, including leaders and chairmen, laid down a marker making clear that Omar had overstepped.

Women's March organiser Sophie Ellman-Golan accused McCarthy of attacking Omar and Tlaib "in the name of "defending" Jews".

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Others pointed out that numerous Republicans lashing out at Omar had promulgated anti-Semitic conspiracy theories in the past.

They are turning public support for Israel - which largely had been bipartisan and religiously pluralistic - into an effort propelled by members of one political party and one religious worldview. " - the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, a powerful lobby that channels campaign donations to sympathetic legislators".

She has come under fire for supporting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS), which seeks to isolate Israel economically to force it to change its policies towards the Palestinians.

But not every lawmaker smacked Omar for her tweets.

"OF COURSE it's possible to critique AIPAC et al in a non-anti-Semitic way", Ungar-Sargon wrote.

Omar has found herself responding to anti-Semitism accusations before.

Two Jewish congressional Democrats have asked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to denounce Rep. Ilhan Omar after the Muslim congresswoman claimed Israel is so influential in Washington because "it's all about the Benjamins" - meaning Jewish money. "Her words are deeply hurtful and offensive". "We hope that our caucus will take swift action to address these issues in the coming days by reiterating our rejection of anti-Semitism and our continued support for the state of Israel", the letter read. She suggested her comments were being weaponized by the GOP: "We must call out smears from the GOP and their allies".

"I fully expect that when we disagree on the Foreign Affairs Committee, we will debate policy on the merits and never question members' motives or resort to personal attacks", he said. She added an arm-muscle emoji.

When Tlaib used profanity on the day she was sworn in to threaten the president with impeachment, Pelosi said she has a "generational" aversion to such language, but she's "not in the business of censorship".


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