Source: Ryan Saavedra

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi demanded that President Donald Trump take down the video that he tweeted out on Friday that accurately portrayed Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) trivializing the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

“.@realDonaldTrump’s dangerous video must be taken down,” Pelosi tweeted. “I have spoken with the Sergeant-at-Arms to ensure that Capitol Police are conducting a security assessment to safeguard Rep. @Ilhan Omar, her family & her staff. They will continue to monitor & address the threats she faces.”

“Following the president’s tweet, I spoke with the Sergeant-at-Arms to ensure that Capitol Police are conducting a security assessment to safeguard Congresswoman Omar, her family and her staff,” Pelosi said in a statement. “They will continue to monitor and address the threats she faces.”

“The President’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger,” Pelosi concluded. “President Trump must take down his disrespectful and dangerous video.”

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