Adam Green, co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, shared the original video on Twitter the day of the event.
As Omar noted Wednesday on Twitter, the event during the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s annual Legislative Conference, celebrated Black women in Congress.
The President of the United States is continuing to spread lies that put my life at risk.
Omar released a statement days later saying she received an increase in threats to her life after the president tweeted the misleading video.
SIGN THE PETITION: @Twitter must suspend @realDonaldTrump’s Twitter account until he removes his violence-inducing post spreading lies about Rep. @Ilhan.