Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, defender of Israel, to retire

Florida Representative and staunch defender of Israel and the rights of Holocaust survivors, to retire from US Congress.JTA, 5/1/2017, 4:16 PM

Lawmakers to UNESCO: Stop delegitimizing Israel

Ted Cruz and Ros-Lehtinen denounce UNESCO for considering another anti-Israel resolution.Elad Benari, 5/1/2017, 6:13 AM

U.S. lawmakers urge UNESCO not to rewrite Jerusalem's history

Ros-Lehtinen and Cruz lead bipartisan effort urging UNESCO to reject resolution describing the Temple Mount as holy Muslim site.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/11/2016, 8:49 PM

Congress urges Obama to increase military aid to Israel

Resolution 729 calls to expedite completion of new, long-term Memorandum of Understanding on US military aid to Israel.Ilana Shneider, 5/18/2016, 6:15 PM

House committee blasts PA over incitement

House Foreign Affairs Committee passes resolution condemning PA incitement, urges State Department to monitor the PA.Ben Ariel, 10/23/2015, 4:14 AM

US Congress Resolution to Target Rampant Palestinian Incitement

Resolution to the House details PA anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement in violation of 'Oslo II,' and demands actions to counter it.Ari Yashar, 6/16/2015, 5:12 PM

U.S. Lawmakers Call on Obama to Suspend Aid to PA

Obama called to suspend financial aid to the PA in the wake of the formation of the Hamas-Fatah government.Elad Benari, 6/3/2014, 5:13 AM

Republicans Slam Obama for Castro Handshake

"Neville Chamberlain shook hands with Hitler," notes John McCain after President Obama shakes hands with Cuban dictator.Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 3:15 AM

AIPAC-Sponsored Bill could Save Israel Aid

Designation of Israel as a “major strategic ally” would move the aid into the Pentagon budget.Gil Ronen, 3/5/2013, 2:14 PM

On Payroll After 'Resignation', Another 'Lie in Web of Lies'

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen slammed State Dept. over report that officials who were said to have resigned over Benghazi are still on payroll. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/28/2012, 1:15 AM

U.S. Unblocks Aid to Palestinian Authority

Two Republicans in the House of Representatives release restrictions on the disbursement of U.S. assistance to the PA.Elad Benari, 3/25/2012, 3:47 AM