Israeli law allows authorities to deny entry to individuals who support boycotting the country, but doing so may harm Israel-US relations.
President Donald Trump said that his call for some Democrat congresswomen to “go back” to their countries was also in defense of Israel.
So far, no House members have confirmed that they would be joining Tlaib’s trip to Israel and the West Bank, designed as an alternative to AIPAC.
Hoyer’s backing is significant because he leads the pro-Israel faction in the Democratic Party.
Tlaib said Palestinians provided a “safe haven” for Jews after the Holocaust. But a Palestinian leader called for the massacre of Jews on Nazi radio.
The trip is being funded by a not-for-profit, and not with taxpayer money.
“When will the world stop dehumanizing our Palestinian people who just want to be free?” Tlaib said.
The progressive advocacy movement, in its first official endorsements for the 2020 election cycle,focus on two lawmakers who have clashed with t
An visitor leaving an anti-Muslim note at the U.S. Capitol got a bit confused on Tuesday.
Adam Milstein: “I have no interest in allowing this mischaracterization of me to distract from the important work of AIPAC.”