'No country respects US Congress more than Israel'

PM Netanyahu says freshmen Congresswomen sought to use visit to push for BDS, refused to acknowledge they were visiting 'Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 7:17 PM

Samaria leader: 'AIPAC lobby misleads U.S. elected officials'

21 MKs and Samaria Council head address unprecedented letter to Members of Congress: 'Palestinian state more dangerous than BDS.'Nitzan Kedar, 8/12/2019, 6:51 PM

Congress wants to protect US forces using Israeli defense system

House of Representatives introduces bill to have Army purchase two Iron Dome missile defense batteries from Israel.Marcy Oster - JTA, 6/11/2019, 10:44 PM

Is the US Congress infected with anti-Semitism?

Jay Shapiro is disappointed that the US Congress has not been able to pass a resolution against anti-Semitism.Jay Shapiro, 5/24/2019, 5:27 PM

Tliab's whopper

If it’s Monday, it must be Omar, and for Friday, count on Tlaib. This must be planned and cannot be coincidence…when the business is to target the Jewish people bit by bit. Jack Engelhard, 5/14/2019, 8:58 AM

Watch: Settler leader gives Bible course in US Congress

Samaria Regional Council chief Yossi Dagan leads Bible study group with wives of Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill.Ido Ben Porat, 3/22/2019, 10:03 AM

The Democrats' 'anti-hate' resolution is the ultimate insult

A vicious newcomer to Congress, spreading one Goebbels-like Nazi trope after another finally was to be censured.  And then the Democrat Jews got their awakening.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 3/8/2019, 8:21 AM

Dems have their own country – and it is not America

Tlaib thinks she’s here in our House to represent Ramallah, Omar thinks we brought her over from Somalia to introduce their customs of piracy, intolerance, anti-Semitism and female genital mutilation, Jack Engelhard, 2/18/2019, 6:00 PM

Elliott Abrams and Ilhan Omar clash in Congress

Son of Jewish immigration lawyer and refugee from Somalia agree protecting human rights is American interest.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 2/14/2019, 3:24 PM

Longest-serving congressman in US history dead at 92

John Dingell, a Michigan Democrat, served a record 59 consecutive years in the US House of Representatives.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2019, 12:35 PM

Congressman trying to nix Democrat's Palestinian Authority visit

Republican congressman from Texas pressing Democratic leaders to block Arab-American congresswoman from holding anti-AIPAC trip to PA.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/22/2019, 7:47 AM

Rep Ilhan Omar appointed to House Foreign Affairs Committee

BDS-supporting rep who accused Israel of 'evil doings' announces excitement at appointment to cmte that 'oversees all foreign assistance.'Tal Polon, 1/19/2019, 9:03 PM

Congressional Democrat defends accusing Israel of 'evil doings'

Rep. Ilhan Omar justifies 2012 comments accusing Israel of 'evil doings' and 'hypnotizing the world.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/17/2019, 10:35 PM

House okays raising level of anti-Semitism envoy to ambassador

House passes bill putting 90-day deadline on president to nominate special envoy to combat anti-Semitism.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/13/2019, 10:52 PM

Muslim Congresswoman: 'We're going to impeach the @#$%'

Muslim Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib delivers profanity-laced tirade after taking office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2019, 10:32 AM

It's Official: Nancy Pelosi is back as House Speaker

San Francisco Democrat elected to lead House of Representatives as 116th Congress is sworn in.David Rosenberg, 1/3/2019, 9:29 PM

Wake up to the infiltration of Radical Islamsts in elected positions

Jews and Christians have much to be concerned about regarding the growing radical political influence in the Democrat Party of those of the Muslim faith. Alan Bergstein, 12/18/2018, 10:37 PM

Muslim woman elected to US Congress wraps in 'Palestinian' flag

Rashida Tlaib marks election victory with PLO flag, not Stars and Stripes.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2018, 11:29 AM

ANALYSIS: All bets are off in midterms as turnout surges

As American voters head to the polls, who has the edge in the battle for Congress - and just how much faith can we put in polls?David Rosenberg, 11/6/2018, 3:39 PM

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

Democrats' 'blue wave' could be a ripple

Trump won the election on the idea that globalization made more voters poorer than richer, manufacturing things in the US still mattered, and the “deplorables” had no advantages accruing from “white privilege” and were tired of being told they did. Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 10/29/2018, 11:43 AM

Watch: CNN anchor confronts Neo-Nazi congressional candidate

CNN's Alisyn Camerota challenges Illinois Congressional GOP Candidate Arthur Jones in heated interview.Mordechai Sones, 2/12/2018, 10:19 PM

Congress to recognize centenary of Balfour Declaration

Bipartisan Senate resolution calls for recognition of 100th anniversary of signing of Balfour Declaration, affirms US support for Israel.JTA, 11/2/2017, 8:35 PM

US House Committee approves anti-Hezbollah sanctions

The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Relations Committee passed two bills Thursday that tighten sanctions on Hezbollah.Tzvi Lev, 9/28/2017, 10:33 PM

Congressional Democrats call for two-state solution

187 of 193 House Democrats sign J Street letter calling for establishment of Palestinian state. Letter to be shown at AIPAC conference.Mordechai Sones, 3/27/2017, 2:46 PM

Jewish leaders visit Capital Hill on first day of 115th Congress

American Jewish leaders meet Congressmen and Senators on first day of new Congress.Gary Willig, 1/6/2017, 11:47 AM

US lawmakers weigh in on Kerry speech

US Congressmen and Senators respond to Secretary Kerry's speech. Republicans blast speech while Democrats remain disappointed in UN vote.JTA, 12/29/2016, 7:24 PM

Trump must confirm Bush-Congress commitments To Israel.

Trump has a hard road ahead making choices, but here is something he can - must - rectify immediately. David Singer, 11/11/2016, 3:47 PM

Meet Brian Mast: Staunch Israel supporter running for congress

Brian Mast, a former IDF volunteer, lost both his legs in Afghanistan, but that isn't stopping him from running for congress in Florida.Sarah Gordon, 9/6/2016, 9:40 PM

Watch: Our soldiers speak

Arutz Sheva interviews Our Soldiers Speak, a new initiative to give actively serving IDF and police servicemen a voice to the world.Eliran Aharon, 8/21/2016, 12:27 PM

Bill calls for closing PLO delegation in Washington, DC

Congress considers bills to shut down Palestinian diplomatic base in US, should Palestinians carry out threats to take Israel to the Hague.Matt Wanderman, 2/17/2016, 5:26 PM

Dick Cheney Blasts Iran Nuclear Deal as 'Madness'

It would take a nuclear-armed Iran only 'one day' to kill six million Jews, former US Vice President says in speech slamming the accord.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2015, 8:30 PM

Obama Wins Enough Support to Thwart Vote on Iran Deal

US President secures 41 Senate votes, preventing a need for him to use presidential veto against anti-Iran deal resolution.Cynthia Blank, 9/8/2015, 7:36 PM

Iran Hopes 'Warmongers' Won't Sway US Congress

Iran's Foreign Minister asserts that if Congress ignores 'propaganda,' nuclear deal will face no impediments in the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2015, 4:11 PM

US Democrat to Propose War Authorization Against Iran

Alcee Hastings (D-FL) not only opposes Iran deal, he wants approval for military action against Islamic Republic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2015, 10:55 PM

Obama Will Veto New Bipartisan Legislation on Iran Deal

White House National Security Council condemns new legislation, states openly President Barack Obama will use executive powers to veto it.Cynthia Blank, 3/1/2015, 8:50 AM

Senators May Boycott Netanyahu's Congress Speech

A group of Democratic Senators consider boycotting Netanyahu's speech in protest of Boehner's 'disregard for US protocol.'Cynthia Blank, 2/5/2015, 9:25 AM

Kerry, Boehner: Netanyahu's Invitation Not a Ploy

US Secretary of State, House speaker welcome Netanyahu's invitation to speak to Congress despite White House's acerbic response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 10:47 PM

White House Cold Over Netanyahu Address to Congress

White House says PM's address to Congress 'departs from protocol' after it says Israel has not given advance notice of the invitation.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2015, 7:42 PM

Netanyahu Invited to Address Congress

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to address joint session in February, House Speaker John Boehner announces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 5:17 PM

Alinskyites or Patriots?

Americans responded to their realization that they were being had by left-wing spins and voted in a Republican Congress. Joe David, 12/7/2014, 7:43 AM

'Hamas Must Be Rooted Out and Destroyed'

NY Congressional candidate Bruce Blakeman tells Arutz Sheva Obama's administration is 'far-left,' vows to 'fight for Israel' in Congress.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 8/14/2014, 12:28 PM

The US Administration’s Fuzzy Foreign Policy

Israel is a victim of this administration's fuzzy foreign policy, but it doesn't stop there. An oped by a US Congressman who came to Israel to see for himself.US Cong. Rep. Bill Johnson, 4/26/2014, 9:42 PM

Former Israeli Ambassador to Congress: Ban Academic Boycotts

Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the US, calls on Congress to outlaw academic boycotts against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 9:10 AM

It's Iran, stupid

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‘Settlers’ Answer Kerry – in Washington

The ‘Samaria Foreign Ministry’ meets with U.S. leaders. Congressman: Time to do away with the nonsense about ’67 borders.’Eliran Aharon, Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 1:06 PM

Report: U.S. Talks Peace, But Aids Incitement

NGO Monitor tells U.S. Congress that while leaders talk peace, American money is being used to fund hate. Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2013, 9:06 AM

Obama Calls for Replacing Sequester with Balanced Approach

With severe spending cuts now etched into law, US President Barack Obama urged Congress Saturday to find a deficit-trimming alternative. , 3/2/2013, 8:51 PM

NY Rep: Keep Lebanese Terrorist in French Prison

A Congress member from New York is spearheading a campaign to ensure that a terrorist remains in a French jail.David Lev, 1/29/2013, 12:14 AM

With New Laws, Obama Calls on Congress to Reduce Gun Violence

Obama urged Congress to pass measures aimed at reducing gun violence, while reaffirming his commitment to the right to bear arms. , 1/19/2013, 8:29 PM

US Approves $9.7 Billion in Aid for Sandy Victims

After a delay that sparked outrage from East Coast Republicans, Congress finally approved aid for Hurricane Sandy victims. , 1/5/2013, 7:17 PM

US Congressmen Call to Protect Right to Circumcise

20 Congressmen express ‘deep concern’ over threat to circumcision in Germany, call to protect religious circumcision by law.Maayana Miskin, 8/14/2012, 6:19 PM

Iron Dome Defenses Increasing by 2013

Two more Iron Dome anti-missile defense systems are to be delivered to Israel by early next year, IDF sources said.Chana Ya'ar, 7/29/2012, 8:43 AM

U.S. Congresswoman Helps Holocaust Survivors Seek Justice

A decade after the Holocaust, a U.S. Congresswoman has introduced a bill that would enable Holocaust survivors to sue insurance companies.Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/21/2012, 12:09 AM

US Lawmakers to Probe Underwear Bomb Leaks

Lawmakers from both US parties say leaks about a dramatic CIA operation thwarting an Al-Queda plot demand an investigation.Gabe Kahn, 5/10/2012, 3:31 PM

US Congress Votes to Tighten Security Ties with Israel

In a nearly unanimous bipartisan vote, the U.S. Congress decided Wednesday to tighten security ties with Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 5/10/2012, 2:12 PM

GOP Backing $680M for Iron Dome

Republicans are pushing for a large military aid allotment for Israel's Iron Dome system due to Obama's refusal to name a figureGabe Kahn, 4/21/2012, 11:04 PM