NY Times contributing op-ed writer Wajahat Ali tweeted “anytime a Republican says they are 'patriots' ask them if they voted to fund the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund.You know who's for it? Ilhan Omar. You know who hasn't sponsored it? Dan Crenshaw. @DanCrenshawTX, I hope you do the right thing. If not, why aren't you?"
Ali was so desperate to attack Crenshaw and defend Omar, he didn’t realize that Crenshaw is actually the co-sponsor of the legislation regarding the 9/11 Victim's Compensation Fund.
Crenshaw responded to Ali:
Of course, Ali then went with the non-apology, apology by attacking Crenshaw again and further defending Omar.