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CONTACT Jeff Mendelsohn, [email protected]
PRO-ISRAEL AMERICA ENDORSES 2020 HOUSE CANDIDATES CONGRESSMAN DON BACON AND CONGRESSMAN TOM O’HALLERAN
October 4, 2019, WASHINGTON DC – Pro-Israel America, a grassroots pro-Israel political organization, today announced endorsements of two 2020 candidates for Congress, Representative Bacon (R-NE) and Representative Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ).
“As the 2020 elections get closer, our grassroots members are stepping forward to support pro-Israel candidates for Congress, especially those who could be facing anti-Israel challengers,” said Jeff Mendelsohn, Executive Director of Pro-Israel America. “Today, we are endorsing Representative Don Bacon and Representative Tom O’Halleran – who have both shown their commitment to the U.S.-Israel relationship.”
Pro-Israel America works to strengthen the U.S.-Israel relationship by supporting the election of pro-Israel candidates to Congress. As 2020 Congressional races across the country intensify, Pro-Israel America helps bring the support of pro-Israel grassroots activists directly to the races that matter most to our community.
Pro-Israel America endorses candidates from both sides of the aisle, now totaling thirty-one candidates, including 15 Republicans and 16 Democrats who are strong advocates for the U.S-Israel alliance.
Pro-Israel America’s 2020 Congressional election endorsements include: Republican Senators Susan Collins, Joni Ernst, Cory Gardner, Lindsay Graham, Jim Risch and Ben Sasse, and Democratic Senators Chris Coons, Doug Jones and Gary Peters. Endorsements for Democratic House of Representatives candidates include Democratic Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and Representatives Ted Deutch, Eliot Engle, Josh Gottheimer, Ted Lieu, Elaine Luria, Nita Lowey, Grace Meng, Stephanie Murphy, Brad Schneider, Brad Sherman and Juan Vargas. Endorsements for Republican House of Representatives candidates include Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Representatives Steve Chabot, Brian Fitzpatrick, Kay Granger, Brian Mast, Michael McCaul, Joe Wilson and Lee Zeldin.
Pro-Israel America works to strengthen support for the U.S.-Israel relationship through promoting and supporting the election of pro-Israel candidates to federal office, regardless of party; educating voters about significant races and candidates’ support for Israel; and creating a simple, accessible online portal where members can make pro-Israel campaign contributions. Visit our website, follow us on Twitter and Facebook, and become a member to receive email updates.