Israel-Gaza war: US House rejects effort to censure Rashida Tlaib | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Written by on November 2, 2023

Efforts to formally denounce Palestinian American legislator dismissed with broad bipartisan support.

The US House of Representatives has rejected an effort to censure Palestinian American Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, a Democrat who has been advocating for Palestinian rights amid Israel’s war on Gaza.

The measure, which was introduced by far-right Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, was halted in a 222 to 186 vote on Wednesday, with 23 Republicans joining the Democrats in opposing it.

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