A Washington, D.C. City Council member, who last month espoused a conspiracy theory about Jews controlling the weather, visited the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum this week but left early.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D.) joked that Jews don’t have “rhythm” while speaking at a church in Harlem on Sunday.
Washington, D.C. Council member Trayon White Sr. (D.) was condemned in the past week after he claimed Jews were responsible for “climate manipulation” in the nation’s capital, and a newly uncovered video shows the councilman has made similar anti-Semitic claims in the past.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) on Sunday wrote an op-ed in an attempt to dismiss concerns about his previous praise for Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan, who has repeatedly used disparaging language to condemn white people and Jewish people.
A member of the Washington, D.C. City Council blamed a Friday snow fall in the nation’s capital on Jews, claiming they control the weather.
Rep. Todd Rokita (R., Ind.) on Tuesday morning introduced a resolution condemning noted anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan for spreading ideas that generate animosity and anger towards Jewish Americans and the Jewish religion.
Democrat Conor Lamb has been working behind the scenes to push back against concerns in the Jewish community over a Washington Free Beacon report on his statement that the Israeli government deliberately targeted civilians and was guilty of terrorism.
A Democratic congressman confirmed Sunday that he has an ongoing personal relationship with Louis Farrakhan and said that he is not concerned about the Nation of Islam leader’s anti-Semitic beliefs.