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Months after partisan fights over Israel reached a fever pitch during the recent war between Israel and Hamas, seven House lawmakers who traveled to Israel, the West Bank and Qatar last week told Jewish Insider that they were heartened by the new Israeli government’s commitment to ensuring that the U.S.-Israel relationship remains bipartisan.
Rep. Nicole Malliotakis (R-N.Y.) participated last week in a bipartisan delegation of U.S. Congressmembers to Israel and Qatar. This was the second trip to Israel for the Congressional freshman, who represents Staten Island and Bay Ridge, having previously visited as an Assemblywoman in 2019 with the National Council of Young Israel.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Rep. Nicole Malliotakis and other members of Congress have departed for a bipartisan Congressional Delegation (CODEL) to the Middle East.
Representative Gregory W. Meeks (D-NY), the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee announced the CODEL’s departure on Monday.