“Taylor Force Act, targeting payouts to jailed terrorists, likely to pass this week”

Sen Graham: Taylor Force Act now added to omnibus
By Jacob Kornbluh and JI Staff
March 21, 2018

The Senate is expected to pass the Taylor Force Act as part of the $1.3 trillion omnibus appropriations bill this week, according to Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), who introduced the legislation last year. The bipartisan Taylor Force Act will cut off U.S. economic assistance to the Palestinian Authority until they cease payments to terrorists and their families. The omnibus faces a Friday midnight deadline in order to prevent a government shutdown…This was truly bipartisan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer worked together. READ MORE

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