I am told that the WH had at least 34 signed, written pledges of support in the US Senate BEFORE Schumer made his tepid statement of opposition. What they are doing now is seeking to run up the score. Schumer knew this and IMO that makes him even less worthwhile than I had thought
In Israel, there is general consternation at AIPAC's failure in spite of all that PR money, all that arm twisting of media executives, all the general nastiness of this direct attempt to control the US Congress. It seems that Bibi was not right in haughtily expressing a belief that the goyim were easily manipulated.
It is heartwarming that so many Jewish senators are going to vote with the administration. pl