Israeli president tells Congress criticism of his country must not negate ‘right to exist’

Pa. Rep. Summer Lee votes against resolution affirming U.S. support for Israel

By: - July 19, 2023 9:39 pm

Israeli President Isaac Herzog shakes hands with U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris at a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress at the U.S. Capitol on July 19, 2023, in Washington, D.C. Herzog’s speech on the floor of the House of Representatives stirred controversy as some liberal Democrats planned a boycott, underscoring tensions between the two countries. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.