Cori Bush, the “progressive” Black Lives Matter activist who defeated ten-term incumbent Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-MO) in the Missouri primary on Tuesday, is the latest left-wing Democrat with anti-Israel views to rise within the party.
The Democratic Party has been moving to the left on the Israel issue for years.
Now, Cori Bush, 44, appears to be on track to join them, after upsetting Rep. Clay in an overwhelmingly Democratic district.
scoop, possibly: here’s where Rep. Lacy Clay has decided to take the campaign in its final days facing a challenge from progressive activist Cori Bush pic.twitter.com/vHXLbosLhw — Suburban Lifestyle Dream (@NickTagliaferro) August 1, 2020
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