A Few Words with Former New Rochelle Councilman Richard St. Paul on AIPAC-Funded Trip to Israel

New Rochelle Talk of the Sound
December 16, 2014, Excerpts

ISRAEL – New Rochelle City Councilman and Mayoral Candidate Richard St. Paul recently returned from Israel, a trip sponsored by the American Israel Education Foundation (“AIEF”), the charitable organization affiliated with AIPAC, America’s pro-Israel lobby.

The Foundation funds educational seminars to Israel for members of Congress and other political influentials.┬áThese AIEF-sponsored trips help educate political leaders and influentials about the importance of the U.S. – Israel relationship through firsthand experiences in Israel, briefings by experts on Middle East affairs, and meetings with Israeli political elite.

We spoke with St. Paul soon after his return to the United States. <read more>