“The Democratic Party is not an anti-Jewish party, but there are some people … who are saying explicitly anti-Semitic things.”
“I think there’s a rush to judgment that is unfair to him,” Lieberman told CNN.
“Anyway, that was the end of that, and Baruch Hashem.”
Lieberman’s mission for ZTE is to “listen,” his spokeswoman said.
“She just takes us back to the big-spending, big-taxing Democratic Party, and the Democratic Party is not going to succeed that way,” he argued.
Ocasio-Cortez shot back, tweeting, “New party, who dis?”
Hagedorn also called Washington state’s U.S. senators “undeserving bimbos in tennis shoes” and referred to a disabled veteran as a “half-soldier.”
In his eulogy for his close friend John McCain, Joe Lieberman recalled his accommodation of Lieberman’s Jewish observance and his love of Jerusalem.
“Becoming John McCain’s friend has been one of the great blessings of my life,” Lieberman said in a statement.
“I’m excited, I’m proud of them - it’s the Jewish future, Jewish destiny,” Lieberman said.