Schumer Statement On President Trump Repeatedly Accusing American Jews Who Support Democrats Of “Great Disloyalty”

August 21, 2019

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer today released the following statement in response to President Trump repeatedly accusing American Jews who support Democrats of “great disloyalty”:

“To my fellow American Jews, particularly those who support President Trump: When President Trump uses a trope that has been used against the Jewish people for centuries with dire consequences, he is encouraging—wittingly or unwittingly—anti-Semites throughout the country and the world. Enough.”