Speak­er John­son Marks 6 Months Since Hamas Attack, Says ‘Time To Stop Lec­tur­ing’ Israel

Speaker Johnson Marks 6 Months Since Hamas Attack, Says ‘Time To Stop Lecturing’ Israel

House Speak­er Mike John­son (R‑LA) marked the half-year point since the dead­ly Hamas attack on Israeli soil by call­ing for an end to the “lec­tur­ing” of Israel as it fights the ter­ror­ist group.
His state­ment, released on Sun­day, comes as a grow­ing num­ber of Democ­rats in Con­gress and the Biden admin­is­tra­tion increas­ing­ly crit­i­cize Israel for how it has con­duct­ed its cam­paign in Gaza and called for stop­ping the flow of U.S. arms.
“Today, of all days, Wash­ing­ton must be unit­ed in our sup­port for our great ally, Israel, as they fight for their sov­er­eign­ty and right to exist,” John­son said.
“It’s time to stop lec­tur­ing Israel on how it should best defend itself and begin equip­ping our friend with the resources nec­es­sary to elim­i­nate the threat of Hamas, once and for all,” he con­tin­ued.
Although the U.S. has stuck to sup­ply­ing weapons to Israel, the Biden admin­is­trati …