State of Arkansas Archives: on Foreign Policy

Conner Eldridge: Advocate for an aggressive, unapologetic foreign policy

Conner will strongly advocate for an aggressive, unapologetic foreign policy that is consistent with the United States Constitution. Those who would do us harm--whether ISIS, al Qaeda, or other countries or groups-should understand that we will destroy them if they threaten or harm us. Conner will also work to advance a strategic vision that furthers America's interests throughout the world.

Conner will fight to ensure our nation's military, intelligence and diplomatic communities have the resources they need to continue to be the strongest in the world and to protect Americans here at home and abroad.

Fully support passage of an emergency spending bill for our military in 2017 to provide our diplomatic, intelligence and military communities the resources they need. [Source:]

Source: profile for 2016 Arkansas Senate race Aug 8, 2016

Bruce Westerman: Negotiate Israel-Palestine deal directly, not through UN

Any Palestinian effort to change its status should be via direct, high-level talks with Israel and not via the United Nations General Assembly or other UN organizations.

As a Member of Congress I will support efforts to withhold UN funding or PA aid in response to any move to recognize or legitimize a Palestinian state outside of the context of direct talks. Furthermore, I would support congressional action that would press other regional nations to normalize relations with Israel.

Additionally, as a Member of Congress, I will publicly urge the administration to veto any anti-Israel resolution brought before the UN Security Council, to fight against anti-Israel efforts in the UN General Assembly, and to strongly support Israel joining the Security Council.

Source: 2014 Arkansas House campaign website, Oct 10, 2014

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