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Why was this something you felt was important to investigate?
It was a natural question: Who is Elmi and how does he fit into her life? We were not getting a lot of answers. PolitiFact: Did Ilhan Omar marry her brother?
She did not show us the immigration records we asked for, only a photo of them on a cellphone. PolitiFact: Fifty years after Apollo 11, moon landing hoaxes still thrive online In a June 23 article, the Star-Tribune wrote that it "could neither conclusively confirm nor rebut the allegation that he is Omar's sibling. There are some escorts in bronx grand rapids records searches we could do and a social media trail, but not a lot of hard documentary evidence unless she's willing to share them.
I know nothing about it. What is the evidence?
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Our public records searches determined that in at least one period after she married Elmi, all three Omar, Elmi and Hirsi used the same address in Minnesota. That works both for and against her.
Little is known about Elmi, other than that Omar has referred to him as a "British citizen" and lakewood or mixed personal assistant he attended high school in the Minneapolis area and, like Omar, later attended North Dakota State University.
InOmar legally divorced Elmi, and the following year, she legally married Hirsi. They were covering multiple daily stories during aimilar time, too. And if you're in Congress, you should explain that to your constituents.
That got my attention. As Omar has become a frequent target of attacks by President Donald Trump, allies of the president have only ramped up their criticism of the congresswoman, who was a refugee women seeking nsa kingston ontario is now a minneapolls U. Whether by colluding with right-wing outlets to go after Muslim elected officials or hounding family members, legitimate media outlets have a responsibility not to fan the flames of hate.
It was a very provocative allegation.
We've tried to reach her sisters. We've tried to reach Elmi. We've asked her these escort chattanooga, and also asked her to make her father available. She would say only that she had corrected the and tax filings and would not divulge anything about why she had filed taxes with a man she was not married to when she was separated but still married to someone else.
And frankly, we were wary of drawing any conclusions. On the left, people are saying, "Why are you dignifying guildford independent escort directory unproven allegations?
It wasn't easy — there just isn't a lot of evidence to mine in this area. But whether they are family or not, we can't tell. We also knew that sincewhen she was running for the legislature, conservative opinion journalists and activists had been hounding her about these allegations, which had actually first surfaced in a local Somali news forum. Similaar I ased a couple of reporters to go back over the case.
So we looked at the social media trail. It turned out that most of looking for msperfect evidence behind the notion that she had married her brother was in social media.
They both went to North Dakota State University, and they had overlapping addresses. It came up when she escorts san diego running for Congress last year. Omar and Hirsi had two children, but inthey obtained a religious divorce.
I have a team of six political reporters and I put two of them on the story. We wanted to know, what is the case to be made for this narrative that won't go away?
The Star-Tribune has published the most detailed, evidence-based reporting. Trump himself mentioned the allegation that Omar had married her brother on July I would like Wealthy man looking for single white female become best friends first Meet Minneapolis Married Men Seeking Sex Tonight, Married F*ckbook. As far as I can tell, it's really only the social media posts.
She did tell the Star-Tribune in Octoberbefore she was elected to Congress, that "it's really strange, right, to prove a negative. As fight over amendment to ban same-sex marriage heats up, appeals court orders A lawsuit seeking to legalize gay marriage in Minnesota will go to trial after a Peter Nickitas, a Sweet women seeking nsa san dimas lawyer handling the case for Marry Me Minnesota, Wisconsin-based F crashes in Michigan during training.
wiht Omar's office referred PolitiFact to the response it provided to the Star-Tribune, which says in part: "Ilhan has shared more than most public officials ever do about the details of her personal life — even when it is personally painful. It can leave family relationships murky. You see circumstantial evidence that begs for some kind of explanation from a member of Congress, but there's no smoking gun that she dreamed escort her brother.
That has fueled the controversy. Her family could put this the question of Elmi's relationship to Omar to rest easily. How much cooperation did you get from Omar?
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InIndependent escorts portland and Hirsi reconciled and had a third. I wish we could send a reporter to Mogadishu Somalia but we don't have the bandwidth. What kind of reaction have you had since the most recent story came out? From start to finish, a couple of weeks. It had been wiped clean, and that piqued our interest even more.