From The Resurgent: Congress and White House May Cut Funds To Palestinian Authority

Congressional leaders are looking at removing federal funding for the Palestinian Authority due to its unrelenting ties to terrorism against Americans and Israelis. Lawmakers met on Tuesday to discuss the measure, which reportedly has the blessing of the White House.

The White House signaled its support for the legislation in a vast departure from the Obama administration, which worked against similar efforts when in power.

A senior White House official familiar with the effort told the Free Beaconthat the Trump administration welcomes this effort and will sign it into law if it passes Congress.

The Palestinian Authority’s use of its resources to provide material support for terrorism—indiscriminately targeted at American and Israeli civilians—is a grotesque example of how well-intentioned U.S. generosity can be turned against us,” a senior White House official told the Free Beacon.

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