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Rep. Bacon Releases Statement on President's Proclamation Recognizing Jerusalem as Capital of Israel

Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement following the President's remarks on Jerusalem: 

"Today is an important day for the United States, and for our Israeli allies and friends. I applaud the President for affirming U.S. Law and recognizing Jerusalem as the eternal and undivided capital of Israel. The President’s actions today have righted a wrong in the application of double-standards to the State of Israel.  It is a priority of mine to ensure the United States stands with our Israeli allies and strengthens our nation’s longstanding relationship with them."