TIMES OF ISRAEL
Buttigieg: US aid should be used as ‘leverage’ to change Israeli policies
by Eric Cortellessa
October 23, 2019
…[Repeating an Obama era talking point] he suggested that pressuring Israel to preserve the possibility of a two-state solution was in its long-term interest of remaining a Jewish democracy. “It is in the American interest, as well as the Palestinian and ultimately the Israeli Jewish interest, that Israel not reach the point where there will have to be a choice between either being a Jewish state or a democracy,” he said, “and there is a trajectory toward that going on right now.” READ MORE
JEWISH PRESS Elizabeth Warren: ‘Everything on the Table’ Over 2-State Solution Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, a US Senator from Massachusetts, told reporters on Saturday that she is open to withholding aid to Israel pending compliance with American demands to cease settlement activity.