Here are the Democrats who’ve denounced Rep. Ilhan Omar

Monday, February 11, 2019

So far, 45 House Democrats have condemned Omar’s anti-Semitic comments On Monday, Senior Democrats joined the growing list of Members of Congress rebuking Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) incendiary…

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Congress responds as Rep. Omar invokes anti-Semitic stereotypes

Monday, February 11, 2019

DRIVING THE CONVO — Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) ignited a fresh political firestorm Sunday evening, accusing the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) of paying members of Congress to support Israel. In response to House…

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Members of the New York Congressional delegation talk Dem support for Israel

Monday, February 11, 2019

Prominent members of the New York Congressional delegation addressed the Jewish community’s concern about a drift in the Democratic Party’s support for Israel, amid the recent comments made…

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Nimrod Novik on the timing of Trump’s peace plan rollout

Friday, February 8, 2019

Nimrod Novik, a fellow at Israel Policy Forum and former advisor to Shimon Peres, discussed the expected rollout of Trump’s peace plan in April and how it might…

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State Dept misled Congress on Palestinian textbooks, according to gov’t report

Thursday, February 7, 2019

A new report issued by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) blames the U.S. State Department for misleading Congress in recent years on the steps the Palestinian Authority was…

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Sens. Cory Booker, Rand Paul defend vote against anti-BDS bill

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The Senate overwhelmingly passed the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act, known as S.1, on Tuesday, by a vote of 77-23. The legislation incorporates four bipartisan…

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Rep. Ilhan Omar tones down Israel rhetoric at CAP

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

A week after Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said she ‘chuckles‘ at the idea of Israel being described as a democracy, the freshman Minnesota representative offered a more humble…

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Amb. Ron Dermer discusses his tenure in Washington

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

HEARD LAST NIGHT — Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer discussed his tenure in Washington, including serving as Israel’s envoy at critical moments during the Obama and Trump…

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Trump to appoint Elan Carr Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism

Monday, February 4, 2019

Elan Carr, a former prosecutor in the Los Angeles district attorney’s office, will be appointed as the State Department’s Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, according to…

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Reps. Nadler and Maloney signal support for Golan recognition

Monday, February 4, 2019

“The only thing the Golan has ever been used for by the Syrians is to bombard Israel,” Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) told Jewish Insider this morning following a…

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