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88 Senators to Kerry: Hand Gaza to the PA

Senators urge the Obama administration to act to take Gaza away from Hamas and hand it over to the PA.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/24/2014, 10:52 PM

88 Senators to Obama: Reconsider Aid to PA

In a letter to Obama, an overwhelming majority of Senators point out the presence of terrorist group Hamas in new PA government.Elad Benari, 6/13/2014, 6:13 AM

Senators Urge Obama to Stand Firm Against Iran

23 senators urge President Obama to insist on a final agreement in which Iran would not be able to build a nuclear weapon.Elad Benari, 3/23/2014, 5:40 AM

U.S. Preparing Sanctions Against Russians

Senate's Foreign Relations Committee holding consultations on imposing sanctions against individual Russians.Elad Benari, 3/4/2014, 4:15 AM

Senate Democrats to Wait with Iran Sanctions Bill

Senate Majority Leader Reid wants to see how the Iran-West deal is played out before bringing new sanctions to a vote.Elad Benari, 1/15/2014, 4:10 AM

Obama: Now Isn't the Time for New Sanctions

Now would not be the right time for Congress to impose new sanctions on Iran, says Obama, days before nuclear deal to be implemented.Elad Benari, 1/14/2014, 1:15 AM

New Iran Sanctions Bill Gains Support

A bill to slap new sanctions on Iran has gained support since December, but probably not enough to prevent Obama from vetoing it.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 4:45 AM

Obama Threatens Veto on New Iran Sanctions

White House threatened to use its veto power against legislation that would impose new sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 12/20/2013, 2:16 AM

Senators Demanding Answers on Secret Iran Talks

Lawmakers are raising questions about the secret U.S. diplomacy with Iran that led to last month's nuclear breakthrough.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 4:15 AM

Two Senators Preparing New Iran Sanctions

Democratic Senator Robert Menendez and Republican Senator Mark Kirk close to agreeing on new Iran sanctions, say aides.Elad Benari, 12/10/2013, 6:13 AM

Senators Still Pushing for New Iran Sanctions

U.S. senators are working to pass new sanctions on Iran by end of December, are not buying Obama's warnings.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 6:15 AM

Republicans Skeptical of Iran Deal

Senators Kirk, Graham and Congressman Cantor voice displeasure with agreement reached at Geneva.Gil Ronen, 11/24/2013, 3:59 PM

14 U.S. Senators Plan New Sanctions on Iran

Bipartisan group of 14 senators says they plan to slap new set of sanctions on Iran after the Thanksgiving break.Elad Benari, 11/22/2013, 4:16 AM

Biden: Iran Sanctions Relief Will be Modest

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden briefs Democratic senators on the negotiations with Iran over its nuclear weapons program.Elad Benari, 11/21/2013, 4:43 AM

Obama to Appeal to Senators on Sanctions

Obama will meet key senators, ask them to hold off on passing new sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/19/2013, 4:12 AM

Biden to Senators: Hold Off on New Iran Sanctions

U.S. Vice President joins other top officials in a bid to persuade the Senate not to impose new sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/1/2013, 5:12 AM

Obama Pushing to Hold Off on New Iran Sanctions

Top Obama administration officials have been pushing lawmakers to hold off on new sanctions over Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 10/31/2013, 5:12 AM

Obama to Meet Senators to Gain Support for Strike

Obama will travel to Capitol Hill, where he will try to convince members of his own party to support a strike in Syria.Elad Benari, 9/9/2013, 6:15 AM

Senators to Obama: Toughen the Sanctions on Iran

76 U.S. senators urge President Obama to impose tougher sanctions on Iran, even with "moderate" Rouhani in office.Elad Benari, 8/6/2013, 6:13 AM

Senators Approve Resolution to Assist Israel

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee adopts a resolution which stipulates that the U.S. will assist Israel in an attack against Iran.Elad Benari, 4/17/2013, 4:15 AM

Senate Resolution: Back Israel if it Attacks Iran

A group of senators introduces a new resolution which says that the U.S. would back Israel militarily if it were to attack Iran.Elad Benari, 3/1/2013, 4:44 AM

GOP Bills Call for Banning Arms Sales to Egypt

Two United States Republican senators introduced legislation on Thursday to halt arms sales to Egypt.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/1/2013, 11:21 AM

Netanyahu: Nuclear Iran is the World's Problem

“History won't forgive those who do not stop Iran's nuclear program,” Netanyahu tells a delegation of senators headed by John McCain.Elad Benari, 1/20/2013, 4:01 AM

Ambassador Oren, Jewish Leaders, Mourn Sen. Inouye

Israel owes Sen. Inouye ”an immense debt,” says Ambassador Oren. Agudath Israel, Chabad and others mourn his passing. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/18/2012, 8:33 AM

Senators Urge Obama to Halt Iran Talks

44 Senators told Obama that unless Iran gives three concessions, he should abandon ongoing negotiations over country's nuclear program.Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/17/2012, 5:45 PM