The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) offers the junket for new members of Congress in order to provide "a first-hand, educational experience about the realities in Israel from both Israeli and Palestinian leaders." However the experience has been protested by hardline left-wingers.
MORE IMPORTANTLY, let's never forget that Kansas Congressman Yoder took International heat from prudes for getting naked on his Israeli journey to the Dead Sea. Here at TKC we encourage the Congress lady to do the same and maintain this valuable, friendly tradition. Also, send pix.
AIPAC's congressional trip to Israel leaves in August. Here's who's going