Friedman: Unfit to Be Ambassador to Israel


On March 23, 2017, the Senate confirmed the nomination of David Friedman to be US ambassador to Israel in a closely-contested vote, 52-46. Find out how your Senators voted here.

Friedman, president of an organization which funds Israel’s illegal settlements, holds extremist views on Israel and the Palestinians.

He opposes Palestinian rights, support Israel’s settlement drive and annexation of the West Bank, and demonizes all who oppose this agenda.

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Read our policy memorandum on the extremist viewpoints of President Trump’s nominee to be Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, and why he is unfit and should be disqualified from serving in this position.

Read our most recent action alert opposing Friedman’s nomination here. Other action alerts can be found herehere and here.