Walorski Statement on Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital of Israel
President Trump Announces Decision to Declare Jerusalem Israel’s Capital, Take Steps to Move U.S. Embassy
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) today released the following statement on President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel:
“It is undeniable that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. I support President Trump’s decision to recognize this reality and take the first steps to move the U.S. embassy. America stands strong with Israel, our most important ally in the Middle East. We remain fully committed to achieving stability in the region and working toward a lasting peace.”
Walorski represents the 2nd Congressional District of Indiana, serving as a member of the House Ways and Means Committee.