“A New York assemblyman who started his political career as a lieutenant of the extremist Rabbi Meir Kahane has been using his taxpayer-funded staff to organize missions to Israel protesting the planned disengagement from Gaza,” the paper reports.
And those Israeli pols do know how to give a quote.
“Via a spokesman, former Meretz Party leader Yossi Sarid said: ‘We have our own nuts. The last thing we need is the loonies of the rest of the world coming here and bothering us.'”