Can Republicans hold on to Congress?

Republicans take lead in key Senate races as Democratic lead in House narrows. But will it be enough for GOP to retain majority?David Rosenberg, 10/29/2018, 12:51 PM

Democratic candidate says Israel is not a 'Jewish democracy'

New York congressional candidate Antonio Delgado says Israel isn't a Jewish democracy at debate against Republican opponent.Elad Benari, 10/24/2018, 5:06 AM

Report: Adelson gives tens of millions more to Republicans

Sheldon Adelson reportedly pumping tens of millions of dollars to Republican Party coffers in push to save their congressional majorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 12:05 AM

The Kavanaugh factor and the midterm elections

A look around the country at how these weeks of brutal confrontations might impact next month’s elections to the Senate and Congress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 11:19 PM

Republican Senator to back Kavanaugh nomination

Senator Jeff Flake, who delayed Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination last week, announces he would vote to confirm him.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/5/2018, 9:16 PM

Kavanaugh could be confirmed on Saturday

Top Republicans voice confidence that Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court this weekend.Ben Ariel, 10/5/2018, 1:36 AM

As midterms near, Republicans surge past Dems in favorability

Republican favorability ratings reach 7-year high, edging out Democrats for first time since 2015. Largest swing among middle-class.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2018, 11:02 AM

Adelsons’ reportedly now ‘biggest spenders’ in US politics

Republican couple's $55 million in recent months to GOP candidates makes them 'biggest spenders' on federal elections.JTA, 9/25/2018, 7:40 AM

Billionaires Klarman, Wexner drop support for GOP candidates

Jewish billionaires who donated to Republican candidates in 2016 say they are supporting Democrats in 2018 midterms.JTA, 9/17/2018, 7:32 AM

Republican Senator introduces bill targeting UNRWA

Oklahoma Senator James Lankford's law would require UNRWA to change its definition of Palestinian refugees or the US will sever ties.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/8/2018, 12:31 AM

Obama blasts 'radical' Trump

Former US President says Americans living "dangerous times", urges Democrats to vote in November’s elections to restore "honesty".Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/7/2018, 9:13 PM

Bipartisan committee to discuss McCain commemoration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to appoint committee to make recommendations for how to commemorate memory of late Senator.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2018, 12:09 AM

Jewish candidate for House in hot water over social media post

Republican party pulls support for Seth Grossman, following report that he shared article which asserted black people 'are a threat.'JTA, 7/11/2018, 8:55 PM

Is the anti-Trump 'blue wave' dead in the water?

Just weeks ago, Democrats appeared poised to make massive gains in this year's midterm elections. But has the 'blue wave' run out of steam?David Rosenberg, 6/4/2018, 10:54 AM

'Netanyahu's identification with Republican party is dangerous'

Yesh Atid chief slams Israeli government for allegedly allying itself with Republican party. 'We could have a big problem in 2020.'David Rosenberg, 5/17/2018, 10:17 PM

California GOP kicks anti-Semitic candidate out of convention

California Republicans refuse to allow Patrick Little, who is dedicated to 'exposing Jewish control,' to participate in party convention.Gary Willig, 5/6/2018, 7:02 PM

House bill would fund Holocaust education programs in schools

Bipartisan slate of House members to introduce a bill that would grant money to Holocaust education in schools.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 4:16 AM

GOP dumps leader who said only Christians should run for office

Virginia Republican Party ousts state party leader called for voters to back Christian over Jewish candidate due to religion.JTA, 3/28/2018, 1:15 PM

Holocaust denier becomes Republican candidate for Congress

Art Jones becomes Republican party nominee for a United States Congressional seat representing portions of Chicago and neighboring suburbs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2018, 5:16 AM

American popular support for Israel hits record high

Americans increasingly believe US must pressure PA, not Israel to make deal. Republicans most likely to back Israel as partisan gap widens.David Rosenberg, 3/14/2018, 10:28 AM

Democrats release memo defending FBI investigation

Democrats release their memo countering the Republican document that alleged surveillance abuses in Justice Department and FBI.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2018, 2:42 AM

Trump: Why didn't Democrats pass gun control legislation?

Trump blasts Democrats for failing to act to strengthen gun restrictions under the Obama administration.Ben Ariel, 2/18/2018, 4:33 AM

Trump delays release of Democrat counter-memo

Trump announces he won't release Democratic rebuttal to Republican intelligence memo, sends it back to Intelligence Committee for changes.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2018, 3:02 AM

House committee votes to release Democrats' counter-memo

House Intelligence Committee votes to release memo drafted by Democrats to rebut Republican document alleging bias against Trump.Ben Ariel, 2/6/2018, 3:07 AM

Trump: Memo 'totally vindicates' me

U.S. President reacts to release of memo alleging abuse of government surveillance powers by Justice Department.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2018, 4:22 AM

GOP releases memo claiming FBI bias against Trump

House Intelligence Committee releases previously classified memo alleging bias against Trump in Russia probe.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/2/2018, 10:07 PM

Poll: Partisan divide over Israel widest in 40 years

New survey shows Republicans strongly back Israel over the PA, while Democrats are evenly divided.JTA, 1/24/2018, 5:43 PM

Pro-Israel Royce won't run for re-election

Republican U.S. Representative Ed Royce, who heads the House Foreign Affairs Committee, announces he will not run for a 14th term.Elad Benari, 1/9/2018, 2:03 AM

Senate's longest serving Republican to step down

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch announces he will not seek re-election. Will Romney run for his seat?Ben Ariel, 1/3/2018, 2:08 AM

Trump unveils new tax reform

New Republican framework for tax reform calls for sweeping tax cuts and a simplification of the tax code.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2017, 12:04 AM

Republicans delay vote on ObamaCare repeal

Senate Republicans say they do not have the votes to pass their latest ObamaCare repeal legislation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2017, 3:13 AM

Dems' July fundraising hits 10-year low as GOP surges

DNC has worst July fundraising numbers in a decade as Republicans build up 2018 war chest. RNC outraises DNC by more than 2-1.David Rosenberg, 8/22/2017, 11:38 AM

U.S. lawmakers seek increased sanctions on Hezbollah

Republican and Democratic lawmakers introduce legislation that would increase sanctions on Lebanon-based terror group.Elad Benari, 7/21/2017, 6:13 AM

Republicans delay vote on ObamaCare repeal

Senate Republicans delay effort to vote on legislation repealing ObamaCare until after the July 4 recess.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 11:39 PM

Is Republican victory due to shooting of Congressman Scalise?

Senior .official says last week's shooting of Majority Whip may have helped Republicans win Georgia election.Yoel Domb, 6/21/2017, 7:39 PM

Rep. Scalise shows improvement

Condition of lawmaker who was shot during practice of Republican baseball team upgraded from critical to serious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 6:39 AM

Senators to Trump: Demand Abbas stop paying terrorists

Republican senators urge President Trump to demand that Abbas end his practice of paying terrorists and their families.Elad Benari, 5/3/2017, 5:12 AM

Jewish candidate gives Democrats hope in Atlanta’s suburbs

Jon Ossoff is one of three Jewish candidates vying for a Congress seat in Georgia.JTA, 3/22/2017, 2:30 AM

Senior Democrat: I won't shake Trump's hand

House Democrat Rep. Eliot Engel announces he won't shake Trump’s hand at a joint session of Congress.Ben Ariel, 3/1/2017, 3:43 AM

Republican senators seek more sanctions on Iran

Senator Lindsey Graham says Republicans will introduce legislation imposing more sanctions on Iran over its missile tests.Elad Benari, 2/20/2017, 6:02 AM

Trump's labor secretary withdraws nomination

Andrew Puzder withdraws nomination for Secretary of Labor amid several scandals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 1:05 AM

Poll: Americans nearly split over support for Palestinian state

Americans nearly evenly divided over support for a Palestinian state, Gallup poll finds.JTA, 2/14/2017, 1:31 AM

Republicans block resolution against Trump Holocaust statement

House Republicans block Democratic effort to vote on a resolution slamming the White House for its Holocaust Remembrance Day statement.JTA, 2/9/2017, 2:58 AM

Republicans present report comparing Israeli, US-Mexico barriers

Senate Homeland Security Committee report favorably compares Israel’s security barriers with existing fence on the U.S.-Mexico border.JTA, 2/3/2017, 5:27 AM

Bill allowing survivors to sue insurers reintroduced

Bipartisan bill that would allow Holocaust survivors to sue insurance companies in U.S. courts reintroduced.JTA, 2/2/2017, 4:27 AM

Republican leader: Israel is the one delaying embassy move

Marc Zell, co-chair of Republicans Overseas in Israel, says delay in moving embassy to Jerusalem is happening at Israel’s request.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 5:28 AM

British PM: We must stand up for friends like Israel

British Prime Minister Theresa May tells Republican leaders in Philadelphia that both countries must stand up for allies such as Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2017, 2:40 AM

Obama released millions to PA hours before leaving office

Officials tell AP: Obama defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the PA in the final hours of his administration.Elad Benari, 1/23/2017, 11:37 PM

Michael Moore attends 'women's march', calls Trump a 'tragedy'

Half a million march to Capitol Hill in protest of Trump, man gets shot at event in Seattle.Guy Cohen, 1/21/2017, 8:16 PM

74% of Republicans sympathize with Israel over Palestinians

The difference between the proportion of Republicans and Democrats who sympathize with Israel over the Palestinians is the largest ever.JTA, 1/13/2017, 4:57 AM

House overwhelmingly condemns UN's anti-Israel resolution

House of Representatives votes in favor of a resolution rebuking UN for passing Resolution 2334.Elad Benari, 1/6/2017, 2:30 AM

Trump ally wants to remove ‘two states’ from bill condemning UN

Rep. Steven King introduces amendment to remove references to 'two states' from Congressional bid to condemn anti-Israel UN resolution.JTA, 1/4/2017, 10:54 PM

New GOP legislation: Recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Senators Cruz, Heller and Rubio unveil legislation recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's official capital and moving the American Embassy there.Elad Benari, 1/3/2017, 11:54 PM

Republicans seek to disapprove 'anti-settlement' resolution

Two Republican lawmakers in both chambers to introduce resolutions formally disapproving UN Resolution 2334 which condemned Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2017, 6:26 AM

Republicans reject report that Russia helped Trump

Republicans reject CIA assessment finding that Russia sought to tip the presidential election in Donald Trump's favor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2016, 3:27 AM

'I hope Obama leaves office in a dignified fashion'

Marc Zell, chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel, hopes for a smooth transition of power, says American Jews will come to accept Trump.Eliran Aharon, 12/1/2016, 2:08 AM

Republicans urge Obama: Let Trump determine Iran policy

House Republican leaders urge Obama to refrain from boosting business ties with Iran before he leaves office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2016, 6:15 AM