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A Pittsburgh congressional race could test Democrats who have criticized Israel's handling of war

Apr. 14, 2024 10:25 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An election this month in Pittsburgh and some of its suburbs is emerging as an early test of whether Israel’s war with Hamas poses political threats to progressive Democrats in Congress who have criticized how the conflict has been handled. U.S. Rep. Summer...

How the 'squad' is fighting back against pro-Israel PACs with record fundraising

Feb. 08, 2024 16:59 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — They were warned that criticism of Israel’s conduct during its war on Hamas in Gaza could cost them politically. But in the four months since Israel’s blistering offensive was ignited by Hamas’ Oct. 7 attack, progressives in Congress who have called for a cease-fire are...