President Trump on Thursday doubled down on his decision to pressure the Israeli government to bar two U.S. Muslim congresswomen from visiting the country, labeling them “anti-Israel.”
“I’m only involved from the standpoint of they are very anti-Jewish and they’re very anti-Israel,” Trump said of Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar (Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (Mich.).
“I think it’s very disgraceful, the things they’ve said,” Trump continued while speaking to reporters before departing for a campaign rally in Manchester, N.H., on Thursday evening.
“They’ve become the face of the Democrat Party.”
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