Democratic Majority for Israel asked each of the Democrats running for president to send us whatever they wanted voters know about their views on Israel. Thirteen candidates provided DMFI with material, and the content they sent is featured in a new election resource section on DMFI’s website. The online tool also includes a searchable archive of news articles that discuss candidates’ public statements about Israel and the region.
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Statement from Democratic Majority for Israel regarding the Trump Administration’s withdrawal of American troops along Syria-Turkey border
“We are appalled by President Trump’s decision to abandon our Kurdish allies in northern Syria. We urge President Trump to reconsider his rash decision and call upon Democrats and Republicans in Congress to send a clear message that the United States stands with the Kurdish people. We must never turn our back on our allies.”
Statement from Democratic Majority for Israel regarding GOP Senate Candidate Jason Lewis’ Antisemitic Remarks
“Republican Senate candidate Jason Lewis’ vile antisemitic remarks must be condemned by every decent American. The U.S. House of Representatives declared in a 407-to-23 vote that accusations of dual loyalty, like those made by candidate Lewis, are antisemitic."