This composite image shows left to right Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,  and Ayanna Pressley, four newly minted member of Congress. Mintpress News Image  | AP
Palestine/Israel

On Israel-Palestine, Four Newly Elected Progressives Vary in Willingness to Walk the Walk

The temptation of political expediency and help from powerful special-interest lobbies often prove too much for many candidates turned members of Congress.