Trump promotes 'Jexodus' after 'Fox & Friends' segment

President TrumpDonald John TrumpDem lawmaker says Electoral College was 'conceived' as way to perpetuate slavery Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals to visit White House on Monday Transportation Dept requests formal audit of Boeing 737 Max certification MORE appeared to promote a movement encouraging Jewish voters to leave the Democratic Party on Tuesday over remarks made by Minnesota Rep. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarAlan Dershowitz: In defense of Chelsea Clinton Hateful words demand stronger response from Congress, President Trump Omar: Peace only achievable when we 'apply our universal values to all nations' MORE (D).

Following a "Fox & Friends" interview with "Jexodus" activist Elizabeth Pipko, the president quoted Pipko in a tweet, writing that the Democratic Party doesn't "care" about Jewish people in America.

“Jewish people are leaving the Democratic Party," Trump tweeted, quoting the conservative activist. "We saw a lot of anti Israel policies start under the Obama Administration, and it got worsts & worse. There is anti-Semitism in the Democratic Party. They don’t care about Israel or the Jewish people.”

The website for Jexodus describes the movement as a group of Jewish voters tired of "bondage to leftist politics" and "hypocrisy, anti-Americanism, and anti-Semitism of the rising far-left."

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Trump has made similar comments in recent days, slamming Omar for comments she made on Twitter that were criticized by some as anti-Semitic. 

Omar made headlines last week when she suggested that politicians who support Israel do so out of allegiance to a foreign country. She later apologized for the remarks.

Following outrage over the comment, the House passed a resolution on Thursday to condemn hatred and bigotry, including anti-Semitism and Islamophobia. The resolution, which did not name Omar, was originally expected to condemn anti-Semitism alone.