It could very well make it crystal clear to the EU that with an AIPAC infested broker overseeing the negotiations, the "appropriate time" it mentioned recently has come! It's actually very likely to have opened many eyes in the international community, which could quite possibly result in a complete rethinking of how the issue's being handled. It may also lead to a more proactive involvement by the UN. This action by the senate is the most blatant AIPAC inspired move to date regarding the Palestinian issue, and its significance isn't likely to be missed. Also, with the growing awareness and impatience in the international community today, its timing could not have been better!
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: America's self-loving Jews aren't helping Israel