Minnesota’s Campaign Finance Board is wrapping up its investigation on US Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) after allegations that she improperly used campaign funds.
ABC 7 News (Sinclair) reported Monday that authorities have nearly finished their investigation on the Somali lawmaker.
US Rep. Steve Drazkowski (R-MN) filed complaints against Omar last year and claims she used close to $6,000 in campaign funds for personal use, including travel expenses and payments for her divorce attorney.
“I had observed a long pattern,” Drazkowski told ABC 7. “Representative Omar hasn’t followed the law. She’s repeatedly trampled on the laws of the state in a variety of areas, and gotten by with it.”
The television station has tried multiple times to get a comment from Omar’s office, but their attempts have been ignored.
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