Press Releases

CUFI Welcomes President Trump’s Comment on Golan Heights

Thursday, March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019 WASHINGTON  – On Thursday, leaders of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, issued a statement welcoming President Trump’s comment that, “… it is time for the United States to fully recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights…” The President’s comment comes after a month long CUFI lobbying campaign … Read More

CUFI Urges Congress to Advance Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, the leaders of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, expressed support for the recently re-introduced Anti-Semitism Awareness Act (S.852). The bill directs the U.S. Department of Education to use the leading definition of anti-Semitism when investigating allegations of unlawful harassment against Jewish students. “Anti-Semitism … Read More

CUFI Delivers Pro-Israel Message in Address to UNHRC in Geneva

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

March 18, 2019 WASHINGTON – On Monday, Kasim Hafeez, Christians United for Israel’s (CUFI) Middle East Analyst, addressed diplomats at a meeting of the United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Switzerland. The United States and Israel are among the nations who are not members of the UNHRC, which maintains a disproportionate focus and … Read More

CUFI Urges Congress to Advance Bill Recognizing Israeli Sovereignty over Golan Heights

Friday, March 15, 2019

March 14, 2019 WASHINGTON – On Thursday, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, announced support for recently introduced legislation “clarifying that it is United States policy to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights” (S. 567, H.R. 1372). “Ever since Israel took control of the Golan Heights, the Syrian regime has … Read More

CUFI Welcomes Texas Comptroller Action Against Airbnb

Friday, March 1, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – On Friday, the leaders of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, welcomed the decision by the Texas State Comptroller, Glenn Hegar, to list Airbnb as a company prohibited from receiving state contracts and investment under a recently enacted provision that aims to ensure Texas tax dollars are not … Read More

CUFI Welcomes Texas Comptroller Action Against Airbnb

Friday, March 1, 2019

March 1, 2019 SAN ANTONIO – On Monday, the leaders of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, welcomed the decision by the Texas State Comptroller, Glenn Hegar, to list Airbnb as a company prohibited from receiving state contracts and investment under a recently enacted provision that aims to ensure Texas tax … Read More

CUFI Statment on Rep. Omars’ comments

Monday, February 11, 2019

“Rep. Omar’s repeated use of anti-Semitic rhetoric is shameful and offensive. If she feels compelled to explain American support for Israel, she might consider the two countries’ shared values and the millions of Americans who believe supporting the Jewish state is a religious and moral imperative. Better yet, Rep. Omar may want to consider debating … Read More

CUFI Welcomes Senate Introduction of Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act

Friday, January 4, 2019

January 4, 2019 WASHINGTON DC – On Friday, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, welcomed introduction in the Senate of the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act (S. 1). “At this pivotal time, we welcome Sen. McConnell’s decision to take decisive action in an effort to strengthen America’s position … Read More

Ravens DT Wears Cleats Honoring Israel Collective During Game Against Buccaneers

Monday, December 17, 2018

December 17, 2018 SAN ANTONIO – On Sunday, starting Baltimore Ravens Defensive Tackle Michael Pierce wore cleats honoring Israel as part of the NFL’s My Cause, My Cleats program, during his team’s matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Pierce, who traveled to Israel in March with the IC, an initiative of Christians United for Israel … Read More