Republicans eventually had to vote against their own anti-Semitism measure because they didn’t think Democrats would approve it in the first place.
They’ve been going at it for over a week - and Zeldin says he’s been targeted for anti-Semitic harassment.
S.1, which included aid for Israel and the controversial Combating BDS Act, had failed to advance during the government shutdown.
Justin Amash is a Palestinian-American libertarian Michigan Republican who is buddies with a gay liberal Jewish Democrat and loves to buck his party.
“I look forward to having the privilege of a platform with which to give a full and credible account of the events which have transpired.”
The Senate will vote on aid to Israel and the Combating BDS Act - which some Democrats support, but have pledge to stop until the shutdown ends.
More than 6% of the new Congress is Jewish, while Jews make up only 2% of the U.S. population.
The new U.S. Congress ushered in a new generation of Democratic lawmakers and possibly signaling a new era in Israel-U.S. relations.
“I FEEL SEEN #thobelife #tweetyourthobe”
Brad Sherman and Rashida Tlaib likely don’t agree on Israeli-Palestinian issues, but they do agree that Trump needs to go.