Tennessee Stands with Israel

Barb Wire

(1 min Audio Report – Faith2Action)

Tennessee becomes the first state legislature to condemn the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel.

In a Joint Resolution which passed unanimously in the Tennessee Senate and by an overwhelming 93-1 House vote, the state condemned what State Rep. Sheila Butt called the “blatantly anti-Semitic, anti-Israel bigotry,” and sent “a clear message that Tennessee condemns such views.”

The bill was initiated by Laurie Cardoza-Moore who said, “With the current climate of increasing anti-Semitism, anti-Israel, and anti-Zionist campaigns, Tennesseans and all people of conscience should endorse public statements of support for our Jewish brethren…”

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Janet Porter
Janet (Folger) Porter is President and Founder of Faith2Action, the nation’s largest network of pro-family groups. Janet authored the first Heartbeat Bill to legally protect unborn babies with detectible heartbeats which inspired Arkansas and North Dakota's Heartbeat Laws--the most protective pro-life laws in the nation. She has authored five books including: The Criminalization of Christianity and hosts a daily radio commentary heard in more than 300 markets. You can follow her on Twitter @Faith2Action.

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