Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Betty McCollum, Rashida Tlaib and others wrote a letter, threatening sanctions on US aid to Israel.
"We cannot allow US tax dollars to be used to violate Palestinians' human rights," the Senator tweeted
According to AIPAC, the letter, which is yet to be released, “threatens the US-Israel relationship in ways that would damage American interests... and makes a two-state solution less likely."
Bowman, 44, was leading Engel, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, by 59.48% to 35.31%, the New York state elections board said, with 627 of 732 election precincts reporting.
It is unusual for a congressman from a party in a state’s delegation to endorse a primary challenger of a colleague
In order to counterbalance the inevitable loss in revenue property owners will incur while waiving tenant payments, the legislation intends to install a relief fund to cover the losses.
The House of Representatives, however, has already prepared new legislation regarding coronavirus relief, voting in favor of the new measures on Thursday.
Ocasio-Cortez said “no one ever makes a billion dollars. You take a billion dollars,” during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day discussion with author Ta-Nehisi Coates.
The senator is aiming to build a more diverse support network, having previously faced criticism that his 2016 campaign was too male and too white.
Finishing her first year in Congress, the leader of "The Squad" looks back on the hate against her, as well as the vocal support she's received.