Month: March 2019

Omar, Tlaib say critics charge ‘anti-Semitism’ against them as way to end debate over Israel’s policies

Two outspoken freshmen congressional Democrats appeared at a progressive town hall this week, where they accused some of their Jewish colleagues of leveling anti-Semitism charges following their criticisms of Israel in order to shut down any debate over that U.S. ally’s policies. 

Ocasio-Cortez warns of ‘list’ for moderate Dems who vote with Republicans: report

After more than two dozen moderate Democrats broke from their party’s progressive wing and sided with Republicans on a legislative amendment Wednesday, New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reportedly sounded the alarm in a closed-door meeting Thursday and said these Democrats are “putting themselves on a list.”