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Jewish political intelligence is an oxymoron

Jewish political intelligence is an oxymoron

Democrat Jews hold 8 seats in the Senate and 32 in the House. They have enough to form their own Jewish Congressional Caucus as the blacks and Hispanics do to fight for their respective causes. But they have not done so. Why not? Alan Bergstein, 6/2/2019, 1:30 PM
Security analyst to speak at Capitol Hill policy seminar

Security analyst to speak at Capitol Hill policy seminar

This Thursday, the EMET's Capitol Hill Policy Seminar Series will host security analyst Mark Langfan.Sharona Cohen, 4/16/2019, 10:49 PM
Muslim congresswoman seeks to lift ban on head coverings

Muslim congresswoman seeks to lift ban on head coverings

Newly elected congresswoman Ilhan Omar spearheading effort to repeal rule barring head coverings from being worn on Capitol Hill.Elad Benari, 11/19/2018, 6:34 AM
Suspicious package found at Capitol Hill

Suspicious package found at Capitol Hill

US Capitol Police investigating suspicious package found at a facility that screens congressional mail.Ben Ariel, 10/25/2018, 3:37 AM
Congresswoman nixes BDS briefing on Capitol Hill

Congresswoman nixes BDS briefing on Capitol Hill

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, whose office was set to sponsor pro-BDS conference, withdraws her support.JTA, 9/15/2016, 4:59 AM
Interfaith teens visit Capitol Hill

Interfaith teens visit Capitol Hill

28 Muslim, Christian and Jewish teenagers from Jerusalem and the United States encourage peace between Israel and the Palestinians.JTA, 8/3/2016, 4:56 AM
Capitol complex given 'all clear'

Capitol complex given 'all clear'

U.S. Capitol complex temporarily placed on lockdown due to suspicious activity. Two are in custody but there are no reports of shootings.Ben Ariel, 7/12/2016, 11:57 PM
Capitol Hill shooting was 'isolated criminal act'

Capitol Hill shooting was 'isolated criminal act'

Capitol Police Chief says shooting incident at Capitol Hill was not terror-related but rather criminal.Ben Ariel, 3/29/2016, 3:15 AM
Trump Blasts 'Incompetently Negotiated' Iran Deal

Trump Blasts 'Incompetently Negotiated' Iran Deal

Republican candidates Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz join thousands of people at Tea Party rally against Iran deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2015, 2:16 AM
Man Arrested for Planning Attack on Capitol Hill

Man Arrested for Planning Attack on Capitol Hill

FBI arrests an Ohio man for allegedly plotting to set off a series of bombs against "enemy" lawmakers on Capitol Hill.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2015, 12:13 AM
Anne Frank Memorial Tree Planted on Capitol Hill

Anne Frank Memorial Tree Planted on Capitol Hill

A sapling grown from the tree that Anne Frank wrote about while in hiding planted on the Capitol's west front lawn.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2014, 6:26 AM
Victim Thought Obama Was Communicating with Her

Victim Thought Obama Was Communicating with Her

Woman who led police on a high-speed chase near the Capitol before being shot dead believed Obama was monitoring her home.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2013, 9:55 PM
Woman Tried to Ram into White House, Shot Dead

Woman Tried to Ram into White House, Shot Dead

A woman tried to ram into the White House and a car chase developed. She was shot dead. Lockdown is now over.Arutz Sheva, 10/4/2013, 3:20 AM
Obama to Meet Senators to Gain Support for Strike

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
Lawmakers Urge Libya, Egypt Aid to be Stripped

Lawmakers Urge Libya, Egypt Aid to be Stripped

Conservative lawmakers on Capitol Hill are urging that aid to Libya and Egypt be stripped from a six-month federal funding bill.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/13/2012, 9:54 AM
Terror in NYC Comparable to 9/11?

Terror in NYC Comparable to 9/11?

Warnings emerging from Capitol Hill suggest that Iran and its terror proxy, Hizbullah, may have ability to attack NYC on 9/11 scale.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/17/2012, 9:43 AM
Terrorist Planned Attack on Capitol Hill

Terrorist Planned Attack on Capitol Hill

Undercover FBI agents arrested a would-be terrorist Friday night who intended to carry out a suicide bombing on Capitol Hill.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2012, 9:35 PM
Muslims Gather on Capitol Hill

Muslims Gather on Capitol Hill

Highly publicized event attracts several hundred instead of the anticipated 100,000.Elad Benari, 10/19/2010, 5:06 AM
House to Clinton: Calm Down

House to Clinton: Calm Down

327 Congressmen tell Secretary of State: Your and Obama’s tensions with Israel are jeopardizing efforts to stop Iran’s nuclear ambitions.Hillel Fendel, 3/28/2010, 2:35 PM