'The Missouri legislature has taken bold action to combat the insidious and hateful BDS movement that singles out Israel and encourages punitive actions against its economy and citizens,' said a regional director of the American Jewish Committee.
'My colleagues and I condemn the BDS movement, and we have sent a letter to the Office of Foreign Asset Control requesting an update on . . . organizations engaged in anti-Semitic hate against our allies in Israel and the Jewish people worldwide,' said Rep. Andy Barr (R-Ky.) at the signing ceremony.