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Ilhan Omar edits headline of New York Post article slamming the Squad: 'There, fixed it for you'

Ilhan Omar edits headline of New York Post article slamming the Squad: 'There, fixed it for you'
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Rep. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarOcasio-Cortez: Republicans don't believe Democrats 'have the stones to play hardball' Progressive lawmakers call for United Nations probe into DHS 'human rights abuses' Ocasio-Cortez hits Trump for 'disrespect' over calling her AOC during debates MORE (D-Minn.) edited a headline from the New York Post that slammed her and other members of the "Squad."

The headline, which reads, "'Squad' members want to make illegal immigrants eligible for coronavirus aid," was edited by Omar on Twitter, who swapped the words "illegal immigrants" to "American taxpayers."

"There, fixed it for you," Omar said in her tweet.

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The New York Post report highlights components that progressive members of the so-called squad, including Reps. Ayanna PressleyAyanna PressleyGirl Scouts spark backlash from left after congratulating Justice Amy Coney Barrett Progressive lawmakers call for United Nations probe into DHS 'human rights abuses' Ocasio-Cortez hits Trump for 'disrespect' over calling her AOC during debates MORE (D-Mass.), Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibProgressive lawmakers call for United Nations probe into DHS 'human rights abuses' Ocasio-Cortez hits Trump for 'disrespect' over calling her AOC during debates Ocasio-Cortez draws hundreds of thousands of viewers on Twitch livestream MORE (D-Mich.) and Omar, want to add to the next coronavirus aid and relief package.

The article highlighted that Omar has advocated for families with illegal immigrants as well as people of mixed-status to be eligible for the benefits of all relief packages, including the recent $2.2 trillion deal that already passed.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez'Drink water and don't be racist': Ocasio-Cortez gives Republicans upset over Vanity Fair outfit 'pointers' on how to look better OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump strips protections for Tongass forest, opening it to logging | Interior 'propaganda' video and tweets may violate ethics laws, experts say | Democrats see Green New Deal yielding gains despite GOP attacks Ocasio-Cortez says she doesn't plan on 'staying in the House forever' MORE (D-N.Y.) later agreed with the proposals of Omar and fellow squad members, calling for actions and relief packages to support undocumented immigrants.

Ocasio-Cortez retweeted Omar's post, which garnered several thousand likes and retweets Wednesday afternoon.