Kenneth Weinstein of the Hudson Institute has been a day school president and director of a Jewish research institute.
Palestinians have long sought East Jerusalem as a capital for a future Palestinian state.
Sanders in 2016 became the first Jewish candidate to win major-party nominating contests.
The Democratic Majority for Israel endorsement consolidates the pro-Israel establishment’s support for the former vice president.
The two people who tested positive were asymptomatic, DC authorities said.
“To our knowledge, no one who attended the conference has tested positive for coronavirus at this time,” AIPAC said.
“I don’t know what’s so wrong with this country,” Sanders is said to have told a Jewish-American prisoner in Castro’s Cuba.
Despite threats of a boycott by Democrats this year’s annual policy conference of AIPAC was a busy, bustling and bipartisan affair.
A direct call for the election of a candidate is unusual at a venue that endeavors to promote bipartisanship.
The Democratic candidate also took a shot at President Trump when he referred to the dangers in the rise of anti-Semitism and other bigotries.