Saudi Arabia

Dutch Ruppersberger caved to Saudi interests

Dutch Ruppersberger caved to Saudi interests

Shame on Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger for being one of only five Democrats who joined House Speaker Paul Ryan in approving an amendment to the farm bill that would prevent invoking the War Powers Act to stop U.S. aid to Saudi Arabia in its war on Yemen (“In passing farm bill, Maryland Rep. Ruppersberger one of 5 Democrats to OK rule barring floor vote on Yemen,” Dec. 13).

Saudi Arabia with American military aid has targeted civilians in bombing campaigns, blockaded the harbor crucial for food imports, bombed sources of clean water and now the people of...

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