Crowley Statement on Bombing in Jerusalem

Mar 23, 2011 Issues: Foreign Affairs

Washington, D.C.Today, Congressman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement following a bombing near Jerusalem’s central bus stop that killed one person and injured dozens of others:

“I strongly condemn the horrific and senseless terrorist attack today on innocent Israeli civilians. Terrorism, under any circumstances, can never be justified. My deepest condolences are with those affected by this tragedy.”

Congressman Crowley is a seven-term representative from the 7th Congressional District of New York, which includes sections of Queens and the Bronx. He serves as chief deputy whip in the Democratic leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives and is a member of the House Ways and Means Committee.