Bloomberg, who received a standing ovation when introduced at AIPAC, demanded bipartisan support for Israel from Democrats but never directly criticized Republicans or President Donald Trump by name.
Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon, declared "we don't want" the Vermont senator--a Jew who previously lived in the country--to be allowed re-entry.
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Amy Klobuchar plan to address via video the 2020 AIPAC Policy Conference, while former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg is expected in person, despite calls from progressive groups to boycott the event.
"We want to show that there are people in his intended base who are concerned about U.S. policy in the Middle East region as being dogmatically pro-Israel," one protest organizer told Newsweek.
Netanyahu, who is facing the prospect of criminal charges for bribery, fraud and breach of trust, said the close relations between the U.S. and Israel exist because "we share the same values."
The powerful lobby group sent out an email asking for support in the wake of controversy sparked by Omar's tweets.
The American Jewish Committee has called on the Democratic congresswoman to apologize.
George Nader spent decades in Middle East policy circles. He disappeared for years before reportedly resurfacing in the Trump White House.
Netanyahu's message to diaspora Jews: You no longer have a seat at the table.
Trump causes many Israelis an uncomfortable feeling in the pit of their stomachs.
AIPAC made a fatal mistake when it decided to publicly fight the Iran accord.
"We will never allow Israel's adversaries to think a wedge can be driven between us."
Encouraged by AIPAC, Congress has been conducting a quiet campaign in support of Israeli settlements.
AIPAC's fundamental role is to promote U.S.-Israeli relations without regard to who's in office.
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee placed all of its chips on its multi-million dollar campaign to scuttle the Iran deal, and it now appears it will lose that bet.
Critics of the Iran nuclear accord don't appear to have enough votes to override Barack Obama's veto.
The pro-Israel Democrat's political future may hinge on how he votes on the Iran nuclear accord.
The battle may determine the fate of the president's signature foreign policy achievement.
Benjamin Netanyahu's disavowal of the two-state solution could lead to a shift in U.S.-Israeli ties.