"From @jstreetdotorg to @ifnotnow, @PeaceNowUS @moveon and more-there are so many who have spoken out on this issue", Omar said in one of her tweets.
"It's astonishing to think that the party of Harry Truman, which did so much to help create the State of Israel, has been co-opted by people who promote rank, anti-Semitic rhetoric, and work to undermine the broad American consensus of support for Israel", Pence said.
Embattled Rep. Ilhan Omar slammed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to AIPAC Tuesday; accusing the organization of opposing "efforts to guarantee peace and human rights in the region".
After weeks of fending off accusations of anti-Semitism, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., responded to a gibe by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Pelosi, a regular at AIPAC's conference, referenced the Omar controversy in her speech Tuesday, touting that the "the full House came together to condemn the anti-Semitic myth of dual loyalty and all forms of bigotry".
Democrats have become more supportive of the Palestinian cause in the past two years, but almost half were still undecided whether or not they back them or Israel in the decades-long Middle East conflict, according to a new poll.
Omar's remarks loomed over the Washington gathering of pro-Israel advocates, as most speakers mentioned her in some way.
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Netanyahu had cut short his visit to Washington on Monday after rocket attacks near Tel Aviv hit a home, injuring seven Israelis.
Omar invoked recent charges against Netanyahu accusing him of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust. "And let's be clear", he added, "we will not do this for the Benjamins".
Pelosi shielded Omar from criticism for her bigoted actions, and the freshman Democrat turned around and tossed her directly under the bus.
"Sadly, they've recently received new prominence, having been repeated and retweeted by a sitting member of Congress", he said.
Hoyer also condemned the BDS movement.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi noted that "in our democratic society, we should welcome legitimate debate on how to best honor our values and advance our priorities - without questioning loyalty or patriotism", she said.
"I'm troubled that leading Democrats won't call out problems in their own ranks", McConnell said. Two Democrats last week introduced a resolution rebuking the global boycott movement against Israel.