Congressman Cantor Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
May 24, 2011
Contact: Doug Heye, Megan Whittemore

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This morning, Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed a joint session of Congress. Congressman Eric Cantor (VA-07) delivered the following remarks at a press conference following the address:

“Mr. Prime Minister, welcome, I think we heard today the tremendous challenges that the people of Israel face, the existential threat that they face in the Middle East, as do we. I think you heard today the resounding bipartisan support for the U.S. - Israel relationship to remain strong and will continue.”

Watch Congressman Cantor's Remarks HERE.