Democrats closer to endorsing cuts to PA aid

Top Senate Democrats say they are closer to signing Republican-backed bill that would slash aid to the PA unless it stops paying terrorists.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/17/2017, 12:39 AM

Cardin to vote against Friedman

Top Democrat on Senate Foreign Relations Committee will oppose nomination of David Friedman as ambassador to Israel.JTA, 3/9/2017, 4:30 AM

Friedman: 'No excuse' for past rhetoric on liberal Jews

David Friedman apologizes for past rhetoric targeting liberal Jews.JTA, 2/17/2017, 3:31 AM

Senate leaders back resolution on UN's anti-Israel resolution

Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer announce their backing for a resolution that objects to the UN's recent condemnations of Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2017, 6:04 AM

Senator: Anti-BDS bills would impose fines

Senator Ben Cardin clarifies that new bills targeting BDS would impose fines on participating businesses but not criminal penalties.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/18/2016, 5:46 AM

14 Democratic senators call for Iran sanctions extension

On the anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal, Democratic senators call for extension of the existing sanctions on the Islamic Republic.JTA, 7/18/2016, 5:25 AM

Cardin: Leahy letter on extrajudicial killings is 'wrong'

Ben Cardin criticizes letter from Democrats asking the Obama administration to look into allegations of Israeli extrajudicial killing.JTA, 4/7/2016, 4:55 AM

Congressmen demand US stop EU labeling

Bipartisan letter urges US Trade Representative to use new anti-BDS law against EU discrimination, which 'attempts to impose borders.'Ari Yashar, 11/13/2015, 7:35 AM

Top Democrat to Oppose Iran Nuclear Deal

Senator Ben Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, officially announces he will oppose the Iran deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2015, 8:50 PM

Key Democrat: Obama Will Have Enough Votes for Veto

Sen. Ben Cardin predicts there will be enough votes by week's end to uphold a veto of resolution against Iran deal.Ben Ariel, 9/2/2015, 6:16 AM

Senate Committee Passes Measures to Combat BDS

Senate Finance Committee adopts amendments to the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) aimed at countering BDS.Ben Ariel, 4/24/2015, 6:43 AM