Omar hits back at Trump tweet: 'Knock it off. You're the president'

Rep. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarJohn Oliver torches Meghan McCain over Seth Meyers dust-up 'SNL' mocks Jeanine Pirro's support of Trump: 'He is the Michael Jordan of presidents' Omar introduces bill sanctioning Brunei over anti-homosexuality law MORE (D-Minn.) hit back at President TrumpDonald John TrumpWhat the Mueller report tells us about Putin, Russia and Trump's election Fox's Brit Hume fires back at Trump's criticism of the channel Anti-US trade war song going viral in China MORE on Twitter on Tuesday after he implied her criticisms of White House adviser Stephen Miller were anti-Semitic.

Omar called Miller a "white nationalist" earlier this week, leading to a tweet from Trump in which he quoted campaign adviser Jeff Ballabon accusing her of "target[ing] Jews" and tweeted a clip of Ballabon calling Omar "the most dangerous anti-Semite we’ve ever seen" on Fox Business Network.


"In the words of my 6 year-old daughter, 'Knock it off. You’re the president,'" Omar wrote in response to Trump’s tweet.

Conservatives, including Trump and his eldest son, Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpCohen says Trump attorney told him to say Trump Tower talks ended earlier than they did Cohen told lawmakers that Trump lawyer Sekulow instructed him to lie about Moscow tower project: report Ukraine's top prosecutor says no evidence of wrongdoing by Bidens MORE, have blasted Omar for her comments about Miller.

President Trump repeatedly called for Omar to resign during an earlier controversy in which she was accused of using anti-Semitic stereotypes in her criticism of Israel. He claimed in a speech this weekend that she "doesn’t like Israel," a day after the announcement that a New York man had been arrested for threatening to murder her.

Miller, an immigration hard-liner, has seen his influence rise within the White House and has reportedly pushed Trump to remove more top Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials following Secretary Kirstjen NielsenKirstjen Michele NielsenKobach gave list of demands to White House for 'immigration czar' job: report Trump ICE director nominee called administration 'heartless' for forcing him out: report Acting DHS secretary threatened to quit after clashing with Miller: report MORE’s ouster on Sunday.

Miller reportedly also wants U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Lee Cissna and DHS General Counsel John Mitnick dismissed from the department.