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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

Paul Ryan re-elected as House Speaker

Paul Ryan re-elected to serve a second term as speaker of the House.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2016, 4:14 AM

Jewish doves and hawks each see Senate candidate go down

A liberal favorite and a leading critic of the Iran deal both fell short on Election Day.JTA, 11/10/2016, 4:59 AM

House Speaker: Vote for Trump

Paul Ryan urges voters across the country to vote for the Republican Party nominee, agrees to attend his rally.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2016, 2:33 AM

Republican Jewish Coalition helps incumbent in Pennsylvania

Republican Jewish Coalition spending $500,000 in Pennsylvania to protect incumbent Sen. Pat Toomey in a battleground state.JTA, 11/2/2016, 4:10 AM

Trump adviser: His supporters aren't anti-Semitic

Donald Trump's adviser on Israel affairs rejects argument of anti-Semitic sentiment among the Republican candidate's supporters.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2016, 6:44 AM

Former pitcher: Why do Jews vote for Democrats?

Controversial former pitcher Curt Schilling makes headlines after asking Jewish CNN host why Jews back the Democrats.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/23/2016, 10:29 PM

Republican Israel event downsized

Event featuring speeches by Trump and Pence will be geared to American Evangelicals watching at home.JTA, 10/23/2016, 1:38 PM

Republican blasts rival for staying in Israel after twister

Jewish Republican candidate in Missouri accuses Democratic opponent of ignoring the state after a devastating tornado by staying in Israel.JTA, 10/21/2016, 2:55 AM

Trump and Pence to address Israelis

Republican party to hold major rally in Jerusalem, including video speeches from Donald Trump and Mike Pence.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2016, 11:33 PM

Swastika attack targets Indian-American Congress candidate

Swastikas painted outside the home of an Indian-American candidate for Congress with a Jewish-sounding surname.JTA, 10/14/2016, 4:02 AM

In battle for the Senate, the Iran nuclear deal is looming large

The Iran nuclear deal is shaping up as a key issue in at least nine states that are key to the Democrats.Ron Kampeas, 10/7/2016, 3:35 AM

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump

In a change of stance, Texas Senator who challenged Trump for the Republican nomination endorses him for the presidency.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2016, 11:00 PM

Retired army generals declare support for Trump

88 retired generals and admirals sign open letter endorsing Republican presidential nominee.Ben Ariel, 9/7/2016, 5:15 AM

GOP lawmakers blast Obama over Iran ransom saga

Republicans blast the Obama administration after it acknowledges a payment to Iran was contingent on the release of American prisoners.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/20/2016, 12:22 AM

50 prominent Republicans: We won't vote for Trump

Prominent Republican foreign policy and national security experts sign a letter denouncing Trump's presidential candidacy.Ben Ariel, 8/9/2016, 4:46 AM

Jewish commando running for Missouri governor

Eric Greitens, a Jewish decorated veteran of the Iraq War and holder of a PhD from Oxford, is the Republican candidate for Missouri.Guy Cohen, 8/4/2016, 9:51 PM

Watch: Republican ad says Democrats are 'stridently anti-Israel'

Republican Jewish Coalition publishes new ad featuring anti-Israeli incidents at last week's Democratic convention.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2016, 6:13 AM

Republicans and Democrats diverge on 'Jewish' issues

On the differences between Democrats and Republicans.Ben Sales, 8/2/2016, 1:53 AM

Trump: I've made a lot of sacrifices

Republican presidential nominee fires back at accusations from Muslim man who attacked him during a speech at the Democratic convention.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2016, 6:41 AM

Watch: Bloomberg says Trump is 'conning' America

Watch: Independent Mike Bloomberg endorses Democrat Hillary Clinton as the United States' next president.Rachel Kaplan, 7/28/2016, 7:20 PM

Yes, I’m a Democrat married to a Republican

Yes, Republicans and Democrats can get along.Shannon Sarna, 7/28/2016, 2:53 AM

Pence, Cruz, Gingrich cite Israel on GOP convention night

On a night marked by discord, three prominent speakers at the Republican National Convention pledged party unity on Israel.JTA, 7/22/2016, 3:37 AM

Trump confirmed as Republican presidential nominee

It's official: Republican National Convention confirms Donald Trump as the party's 2016 presidential nominee.Ben Ariel, 7/20/2016, 2:33 AM

Jewish former Hawaii governor raps Dems on Israel

Linda Lingle criticizes Democratic Party's stance on Israel, scarcely mentions Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention.JTA, 7/19/2016, 3:34 AM

Jewish GOP delegates cite Israel and style in backing Trump

In Cleveland for GOP convention, Jewish delegates explain why they are backing Donald Trump.Ben Sales, 7/19/2016, 3:24 AM

'Ivanka's rabbi' withdraws from Republican convention

Rabbi Haskel Lookstein withdraws from speaking at Republican National Convention, explains the matter became political.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/16/2016, 2:00 AM

Ivanka Trump's rabbi among Republican convention speakers

Speakers at Republican Convention include rabbi who converted Trump’s daughter to Judaism and pastor who said Sanders should embrace Jesus.JTA, 7/15/2016, 5:00 AM

Trump: GOP platform 'the most pro-Israel of all time'

Republican presidential candidate hails new pro-Israel party platform on Twitter.Elad Benari, 7/14/2016, 6:13 AM

'We never imagined we'd get such a pro-Israel GOP platform'

Head of Republican Party in Israel says GOP platform most pro-Israel ever, suggests Trump would transfer US embassy to Jerusalem.Benny Toker, 7/13/2016, 8:53 PM

Republicans to introduce measures against Iran deal

American lawmakers to consider three Republican-backed measures targeting nuclear agreement with Iran.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2016, 6:44 AM

Republican convention will be short on Jews, long on mystery

Tracking prominent Jewish GOPers and Jewish organizational representatives attending the Republican National Convention.Ron Kampeas, 7/13/2016, 6:30 AM

Republican platform removes reference to 'two-state solution'

Republican Party's Platform Committee agrees to language that omits references to a “two-state solution” to solve Israeli-PA conflict.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2016, 6:12 AM

Republican platform changed to be more favorable to Israel

Republican Party amends its platform to refer to Jerusalem as Israel's undivided capital, removes reference to "Palestine".Elad Benari, 7/12/2016, 3:14 AM

Republicans blast Trump over comments on Mexican judge

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee under fire after hinting that a judge was biased because of his Mexican heritage.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2016, 2:14 AM

House Speaker finally declares support for Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan announces he will vote for Donald Trump, after previously saying he's not ready to back him.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2016, 4:45 AM

Trump's list of running mates 'very small'

Republican presidential candidate has narrowed his potential running mates to a “very small” list, says his campaign manager.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2016, 5:45 AM

House Speaker still not ready to endorse Trump

Paul Ryan shoots down rumors that he is about to endorse Donald Trump as the Republican party’s presidential candidate.Ben Ariel, 5/26/2016, 1:13 AM

Trump: Trip to Israel 'not a good idea at this moment'

Republican presidential candidate hesitant on a possible visit to Israel despite reports Jewish Republicans are planning one.Ben Ariel, 5/24/2016, 6:16 AM

Report: Adelson encouraging Trump to visit Israel

Allies of Donald Trump reportedly laying the groundwork for a visit to Israel backed by Sheldon Adelson.Nitsan Keidar, 5/22/2016, 5:13 AM

Report: Republicans plotting against Trump

Group of Republicans is actively plotting to draft an independent presidential candidate to keep Trump from the White House.Ben Ariel, 5/15/2016, 6:06 AM

Adelson: It's Trump or a 'third term' of Obama

Jewish American millionaire endorses Trump for president, warns Clinton is no different than Obama.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/14/2016, 1:30 AM

Trump and Ryan stress the importance of GOP unity

Presumptive GOP presidential nominee and House Speaker signal their unity following a meeting on Capitol Hill.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2016, 5:14 AM

Paul Ryan calls for 'unity' among Republicans

House Speaker says he cannot “pretend” the Republican party is unified, calls to bring everyone together.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2016, 3:45 AM

Trump: I don't need a unified Republican party

Republican presidential candidate does not think it's necessary for the Republican party to be unified behind his nomination.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2016, 5:15 AM

Trump responds to Ryan: I'm not ready to support his agenda

Republican presidential candidate unfazed by House Speaker's claims that he is “not yet ready” to support Trump for president.Elad Benari, 5/6/2016, 6:16 AM

House Speaker 'just not ready' to support Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan says Donald Trump must make a move to unify the Republican party before he can support him.Ben Ariel, 5/6/2016, 1:13 AM

After crushing defeat, Ted Cruz suspends presidential campaign

Texas Senator quitting the race following latest defeat to Donald Trump in Indiana.Ben Ariel, 5/4/2016, 7:36 AM

House Speaker rules out running for president

House Speaker Paul Ryan officially rules out making a late attempt to become the Republican presidential nominee.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2016, 2:12 AM

Fearing Trump, Republican Jews give Cruz another look

American Jews come away from Las Vegas event with more knowledge about Ted Cruz.Ron Kampeas, 4/12/2016, 1:10 AM

Boston Globe publishes fake 'President Trump' frontpage

Boston Globe tries to predict what its frontpage might look like should Donald Trump win the presidency.Ben Ariel, 4/11/2016, 2:14 AM

Poll: Blocking Trump could hurt Republicans

Reuters/Ipsos poll finds a third of Republican voters who support Trump could turn their backs on their party if he's denied the nomination.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2016, 6:33 AM

Expert: Trump isn't yet assured the nomination

Former Ambassador Yoram Ettinger predicts Clinton will be Democratic nominee, but everything is wide open among Republicans.Benny Tocker, 4/7/2016, 12:15 AM