Trump: Evangelicals “Love Israel More Than The Jews”

Politico reports:

Former President Donald Trump veered into several antisemitic tropes in a recent interview, claiming that Israel used to have “absolute power over Congress” and saying that American Jews — the majority of whom vote Democratic — “either don’t like Israel or don’t care about Israel.”

Trump also claimed that evangelical Christians in the United States “love Israel more than the Jews” — touting a group he heavily courted in his 2016 presidential campaign and a pillar of his political base. The former president also cited the heritage of the Sulzberger family that publishes The New York Times, which he said “hates Israel.”

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