Republicans Slam New White House Press Secretary as 'anti-Israel' Over Support for AIPAC Boycott

Incoming Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre penned a 2019 op-ed saying that the pro-Israel group 'has often been the antithesis of what it means to be progressive'

Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington
Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington

WASHINGTON – Republican and pro-Israel figures have sharply criticized incoming White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, describing her as “anti-Israel” over her previous criticisms of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.

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