Trump, Pence stress support for Israel

Trump, Pence stress support for Israel

Immigrants are surging toward the USA border because they're hearing that President Donald Trump is serious about the issue of illegal immigration and they want to do "everything they can" to come across before it's too late, Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, said Monday.

Trump greeted the supporters of about 2,000 with the Hebrew greeting "Shabbat shalom". "You want to control your politicians, that's fine", Trump said at the time.

President Trump also pointed out republicans have not allowed anti-Semitism to take root in their party, compared to recent comments by some Democrats. The agreement was fiercely opposed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has cheered as Trump re-imposed stringent new sanctions on the country that Israel regards as an existential threat.

"Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would like to thank her for her service", Trump announced in a tweet.

Las Vegas casino magnate and major Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, who is on the RJC's board of directors, was seated in the front row for Trump's speech.

Trump noted it had always been a priority for Adelson and his wife, Miriam.

She added: "My Lord, forgive my people for they do not know".

Trump has justified blocking asylum seekers from entering the United States by claiming that many asylum seekers are trying to carry out a scam - that they are coached to file false asylum claims knowing that they will be released into the country because of a lack of detention bed space. He said he then made the decision quickly.


"Understand when Jeanine Pirro goes on Fox + rallies people to think hijabs are threatening, it leads to this", Rep. Ocasio-Cortez said Saturday evening on Twitter, quoting a tweet from CNN with a link to the story.

Trump on Saturday was speaking to an audience comprised primarily of American Jews.

The Adelsons gave Trump's campaign $30 million in 2016.

His appearance at the Republican Jewish Coalition nearly a month after Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar came under sharp scrutiny for accusing pro-Israel lawmakers of serving "allegiance to a foreign country." .

Introducing Trump, former Sen.

According to AP Votecast, a survey of more than 115,000 midterm voters and 3,500 Jewish voters nationwide, voters who identified as Jewish broke for Democrats over Republicans by a wide margin, 72 percent to 26 percent, in 2018. Yoffie also decried Netanyahu's "excessive enthusiasm" for Trump.

Earlier, three protesters stood on their chairs as Trump began to speak, shouting, "Jews are here to say: Occupation is a plague".

Trump later repeated previous allegations that "the Democrats have even allowed the awful scourge of anti-Semitism to take root in their party and in their country", pointing to Democrats' recent move to block a measure condemning the boycott-Israel movement from the Yemen War Powers Resolution.

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