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

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