AIPAC does exert too much control over Washington City. Do a little reading for yourself, though:
It is downright silly to claim that making such a statement is anti-Semitic, especially when many Jewish folks themselves are against political Zionism and the like. See, e. g.,
Holy Ælfred the Great, King of England, South Patron, pray for us sinners at the Souð, unworthy though we are!
Anathema to the Union!