Deutch and Wilson Welcome Lapid as Next Israeli Prime Minister

(Washington) Today, U.S. Representatives Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Joe Wilson (R-SC), Chair and Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism, issued this statement following the swearing in of Yair Lapid as Prime Minister of Israel:

“We send our best wishes to Yair Lapid as he is sworn in as Prime Minister of the State of Israel. We look forward to working closely with Prime Minister Lapid to continue strengthening the relationship between the United States and Israel, an enduring relationship based on shared values that enjoys deep bipartisan support across America.”

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