Policy Conference 2019 Transcripts

Sunday Morning General Session: March 24, 2019

AIPAC CEO Howard Kohr
AIPAC CEO Howard Kohr delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Prime Minister of Romania Viorica Dǎncilǎ
Prime Minister Dăncilă delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Mayor of the District of Columbia Muriel Bowser
Mayor Bowser delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

World Leader Roundtable
Prime Minister of Cabo Verde José Ulisses de Pina Correia e Silva and President of Honduras Juan Orlando Hernandez discuss their nations' alliances with the United States and Israel, with Israeli Journalist Michelle Makori.



Sunday Afternoon General Session: March 24, 2019

AIPAC President Mort Fridman
AIPAC President Mort Fridman delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference. He acknowledges AIPAC President-elect Betsey Berns Korn, shares the stories of AIPAC activists whose leadership serves as inspiration and pays tribute to the life of former AIPAC President Larry Weinberg "zl.

Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer
Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer is interviewed live on stage by Israeli journalist Michelle Makori at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer
House Majority Leader Hoyer delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

British MP Joan Ryan
Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom Joan Ryan delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.



Monday Morning General Session: March 25, 2019

President of the American Enterprise Institute Dr. Arthur Brooks
President of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Dr. Arthur Brooks shares his insights and lessons from his latest book as part of the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Mayor of the City of New York Bill de Blasio
Mayor de Blasio delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Vice President of the United States Mike Pence
Vice President of the United States Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley
Former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Haley is interviewed live on stage by Eboni Williams at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Chair of Israel's Blue and White Party Lt. Gen. (Res.) Benny Gantz
Blue and White Party Chair Benny Gantz delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.



Monday Afternoon General Session: March 25, 2019

Bipartisan Members of Congress Trip
Last December, six freshman members of Congress from both parties traveled to Israel with the American Israel Education Foundation. Representatives Dan Crenshaw (R-TX), Susie Lee (D-NV), Tim Burchett (R-TN), Elaine Luria (D-VA), Denver Riggleman (R-VA) and David Trone (D-MD) share how their experiences in Israel give them hope for increased bipartisanship when it comes to the U.S.-Israel relationship.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Secretary Pompeo delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Representatives Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Eliot Engel (D-NY)
House Appropriations Committtee Chairwoman Lowey and House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Engel talk about their many years of support for the U.S.-Israel relationship in Congress, at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Martha McSally (R-AZ)
Sens. Duckworth and McSally are interviewed live on stage by former Chief of Staff of the CIA and the Department of Defense Jeremy Bash at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senator Jim Risch (R-ID)
Sen. Risch is interviewed live on stage by former chief of staff of the CIA and the Department of Defense, Jeremy Bash, at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy
House Republican Leader McCarthy is interviewed live on stage by Eboni Williams at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ)
Sen. Sinema is interviewed live on stage by former Chief of Staff of the CIA and the Department of Defense Jeremy Bash at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY)
Senate Democratic Leader Schumer delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.



Tuesday Morning General Session: March 26, 2019

Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Pelosi delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman
U.S. Ambassador to Israel Friedman delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY)
Senate Majority Leader McConnell delivers remarks live at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.

Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ)
Sen. Menendez, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, delivers remarks at the 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference.



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