House Democrats remove money for Israel's Iron Dome system in funding billDems wanted to include $1 billion in the forthcoming spending bill to resupply Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system. Members of the Squad announced this week that they’d vote against the spending bill if it contained money for Iron Dome. Since Pelosi's margin in the House is razor thin, she had no choice but to strip the provision out.
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House Democrats strip Iron Dome money from government funding bill
House Democrats on Tuesday stripped $1 billion for Israel's Iron Dome defense system from its short-term government funding bill after backlash from progressives, people familiar with the decision tell Axios.Why it matters: There has never been a situation where military aid for Israel was held up because of objections from members of Congress. While the funding will get a vote in its current defense bill, the clash underscores the deep division…
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US House Democrats strip Israel's Iron Dome funding from government funding bill
It marked first time military aid to Israel had been held up over objections from members of US Congress and revealed divisions in the party