March 26, 2019

Duckworth Meets with AIPAC Members to Discuss Defense Policy, U.S.-Israel Cooperation


[WASHINGTON, D.C.] — U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today met with more than 200 Illinois members of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) to discuss the importance of our nation’s relationship with Israel. During the meeting, Duckworth and her constituents discussed recently-passed legislation to increase security assistance to Israel and U.S.-Israel defense cooperation. Photos from today’s meeting are available here.

“My experience serving my country in the military has shaped how I approach national security issues, especially when it comes to the U.S.-Israel alliance,” Duckworth said. “I will continue working to strengthen the relationship between our people and ensure Israel has the support it needs to maintain its national security.”