Tillis, Colleagues Introduce Resolution Reaffirming U.S. Commitment to Israel | Beaufort County Now | This week, U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) and 18 of his colleagues announced a resolution condemning the attacks against Israel by Hamas

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Tillis, Colleagues Introduce Resolution Reaffirming U.S. Commitment to Israel

Press Release:

    WASHINGTON, D.C.     This week, U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) and 18 of his colleagues announced a resolution condemning the attacks against Israel by Hamas, an Iranian-backed and funded terrorist organization, reaffirming the United States' unwavering commitment to our ally Israel and its right to take whatever means necessary to stop the murder of its citizens and foreign nationals residing in Israel. The Senators will ask for the Senate's unanimous consent to pass it later this week. This resolution is endorsed by the Republican Jewish Coalition and the Zionist Organization of America.

    "Israel has every right to defend itself against terrorists," said Senator Tillis. "Hamas needs to immediately stop attacking Israelis and endangering the lives of Palestinians. As a vibrant democracy and close ally of the United States, it is imperative the Biden administration support our historic relationship with Israel in their time of need. President Biden must reaffirm his commitment to protecting Israel, and I am proud to join this resolution to further demonstrate my unwavering support for the people of Israel."

    "At this moment of peril for Israel, it is so important that Congress send a strong message of solidarity," said Republican Jewish Coalition (RJC) Executive Director Matt Brooks, "Thanks to Senator Scott and to all the Senators who have cosponsored his resolution for standing with Israel."

    "ZOA strongly supports Sen. Rick Scott's resolution, and urges all senators to cosponsor this important expression of the will of the senate," said Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton Klein. "It is particularly important that the senate speak with a bipartisan voice in supporting Israel. The resolution appropriately keeps the focus on the aggressive actions of the terrorist organization Hamas, and fully supports the right of Israel to defend itself."
Go Back

HbAD0

Latest Bloodless Warfare: Politics

Today, I spoke to the North Carolina Senate Committee on Education/Higher Education about Proposed Senate Committee Substitute for House Bill 324.
The State Board of Elections will hold an in-person meeting beginning at 1 p.m. Friday, September 10, 2021.
In recent years, our asylum laws have been abused and misused by illegal immigrants who are primarily economic migrants and are not otherwise eligible to immigrate to the United States
Today, Governor Roy Cooper signed the following bills into law: House Bill 335 & 6 others.
As North Carolina begins to feel the effects of Tropical Storm Elsa, Governor Roy Cooper and state emergency management officials are reminding residents to be prepared for possible power outages and to avoid driving through floodwaters.
The question of whether to permanently enjoin the DACA program is currently pending before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas.
Public Safety Secretary Erik A. Hooks today announced his plans to retire from state service on August 1.

HbAD1

Governor Roy Cooper signed the following bills into law today: House Bill 238 & 10 others
Today, Governor Roy Cooper signed an Executive Order establishing rules for how student-athletes enrolled in a postsecondary educational institution in North Carolina can earn compensation or obtain representation
Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced appointments and nominations to North Carolina boards and commissions.
At the emergency meeting held at 5:00 pm on Friday, July 16th, the Beaufort County Board of Elections approved the extension of the filing period for the Aurora Commissioners Contest.
Governor Roy Cooper signed the following bill into law today: House Bill 642

HbAD2

Municipal filing begins for The Town of Aurora, Town of Bath, Town of Chocowinity, Town of Pantego, Town of Washington Park, and the City of Washington tomorrow, Friday, July 2nd at 12:00 noon. Filing will end at 12:00 noon on Friday, July 16th, 2021.
Today, Governor Roy Cooper and NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Secretary Mandy Cohen visited the Lumbee Homecoming vaccine site at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
Governor Roy Cooper has appointed Travis Page to serve as District Attorney in Prosecutorial District 38, serving Gaston County.
The State Board of Elections on Tuesday appointed four members to all 100 county boards of elections
Governor Roy Cooper signed the following bills into law today: Senate Bill 594 & House Bill 383
The following quote may be attributed to Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Denise Burke regarding North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of the Human Life Non-Discrimination Act
Precision Swiss Products, Inc. a manufacturer of high precision component parts, will create 125 new jobs in Brunswick County
While CDC Evictions Moratorium Extended Through July, Current State Evictions Moratorium Expires June 30 Unless Extended

HbAD3

 
Back to Top