Saturday, September 25, 2021

Virulent Israel-hatred erupts on the floor of Congress

September 24, 2021 By Andrea Widburg

The good news is that the House overwhelmingly voted to spend $1 billion — which is chump change in the federal budget — to fund Israel's Iron Dome protection system.  The bad news is that the far leftists in the House, the ones who are clogging the media airways, cowing Nancy Pelosi, and driving the Democrat party, were so virulent in their hatred for the only Jewish state in the world, and one that occupies an infinitesimal dot on the map of the Muslim Middle East, that what they said and did was indistinguishable from pure anti-Semitism.

Earlier this week, the Squad used the slim Democrat majority to force the House to remove all funding for Israel's Iron Dome from a stopgap spending bill.  On Thursday, however, the House overwhelmingly approved that $1 billion for Israel's Iron Dome.  Whatever the motives (keeping Jewish voters happy, human decency, or something else), it's a good thing, and as a strong supporter of Israel, I am grateful.  The ultimate vote was 420-9.

Here's the breakdown of votes against funding the Iron Dome:..........To Read More....


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