Dear friend,

Last week, we marked one year since the murder of George Floyd in our district. While one of the officers responsible for his death has faced accountability, the systems of oppression that led to his murder remain in place. Let this be the moment we implement sweeping reforms to our criminal justice system.

In Congress, I have worked to change policing by helping pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act in the House. We now must push the Senate to vote on this critical piece of legislation and keep the provision to end qualified immunity in the…

Rep. Ilhan Omar

Representing Minnesota’s 5th District in the People’s House.

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