California Democrat Adam Schiff, one of President Trump’s chief critics in Congress, is calling on fellow Democrats to wait before trying to use a constitutional move to force Trump out of office.
The Zionist Organization of America is demanding the ouster of national security adviser H. R. McMaster, for what they see as his anti-Israel bias.
“For our long-term survival as a people, we need a thriving democracy in the United States that understands the separation between church and state
Two Jewish advisers stood next to President Trump when he delivered his comments comparing neo-Nazis to those who protested against them. And while Gary Cohn, Trump’s top economic adviser, has made his fury known, at least in inner circles, press reports indicate that Treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin, while quieter on the issue, was also not pleased.
Some groups, like the Republican Jewish Coalition, criticized their party leader. But others, like the Zionist Organization of America, demurred.
Lee Zeldin is among the few who stood up for President Trump after his Tuesday comments blaming “both sides” for the Charlottesville events.
The Republican Jewish Coalition is calling on the president to “provide greater moral clarity in rejecting racism, bigotry, and anti-Semitism.”
“Their people talk about terrorism only in the context of Islamic extremism.”
President Trump accused counter-protesters of shared responsibility for Charlottesville events while backing white supremacist claims
Three days after the deadly car attack by a white supremacist in Charlottesville, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the incident.