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Congress & the Middle East: The Taylor Force Act

H.R. 1164, more commonly known as the Taylor Force act, would cease U.S. taxpayer funding and assistance to the Palestinian Authority so long as they financially reward terrorists and the surviving family members of suicide bombers. Targets have included Americans and Jews in Israel.  Taylor Force, after whom the bill was named, was a former Army officer murdered in by a Palestinian terrorist in March 2016. Force was with a college group touring Israel.  The act was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on December 5, 2017.  To read the full text of the act, please click here.  


Source: GovTrack.