House passes coronavirus relief package

Two days after the Senate, the House of Representatives also passes historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/27/2020, 11:14 PM

Second US lawmaker tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Ben McAdams of Utah says he tested positive for COVID-19 and is in self-quarantine.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 3:03 AM

Florida congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart becomes first member of Congress to announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 1:27 AM

Watch: Rep David Kustoff recites Shema at DC National Prayer Breakfast

Jewish representative from Tennessee explains importance of famous Jewish prayer at event attended by President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 4:08 PM

Articles of impeachment delivered to Senate

Articles of impeachment expected to be formally read to the Senate on Thursday, trial scheduled to open next Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2020, 3:05 AM

House to vote to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran

House to vote on resolution to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran without congressional authorization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 3:37 AM

White House formally notifies Congress of Soleimani elimination

Pelosi says notification on elimination of top Iranian general "raises more questions than it answers".Ben Ariel, 1/5/2020, 3:38 AM

Rabbi mentions Monsey attack in last Congress prayer of decade

Retired Navy chaplain calls on listeners to 'look ahead with hope, but with eyes wide open to prejudice, hatred and terror.'Marcy Oster/JTA, 12/31/2019, 6:49 PM

Rep. Van Drew speaks out for first time after switching parties

Republican Rep. Jeff Van Drew speaks exclusively to 'Sunday Morning Futures' after leaving the Democratic Party., 12/23/2019, 10:57 PM

Impeachment wrap — no bang for the buck

We are experiencing an impeachment attempt led by the ethically challenged. Jack Engelhard, 12/11/2019, 9:34 PM

House Dems release transcripts from impeachment depositions

The two witnesses were on the phone call between Trump and the Ukrainian president; Chad Pergram has the latest., 11/17/2019, 2:11 PM

How’s Congressman Ted Deutch  on Israel?

Congressman Ted Deutch is a true friend of Israel, but his words on the idea of a Palestinian Arab state in Judea and Samaria attest to a lack of knowledge on the ground.Professor Elisha Haas, 11/11/2019, 11:59 AM

Congressmen call out Twitter for allowing Hamas and Hezbollah

Four House members pen letter to Twitter CEO expressing concern over tolerance for 'political wings' of Hamas, Hezbollah terror groups.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/23/2019, 4:33 AM

Congress condemns withdrawal from Syria

House of Representatives passes measure opposing US withdrawal from northern Syria, abandonment of the Kurds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 10:47 PM

'Good for Arabs to take advantage of 'miracle' Israeli economy'

Members of Congress speak on Capitol Hill of ‘untold story of hope and opportunity’ for Israelis and PA Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 2:10 PM

AOC and what the heck happened to America?

AOC and how anti-Semitism is starting to roll off the tongue. Jack Engelhard, 8/4/2019, 7:56 AM

Only black Republican in US House won't seek reelection

Rep. Will Hurt looking to pursue other opportunities after three terms in Congress.AFP, 8/2/2019, 9:14 AM

'Palestinian state is not the solution'

Minister Elkin slams Congress' two-state stance in anti-BDS resolution. 'Palestinian state not the solution, but the root of the problem.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2019, 10:18 AM

Trump: Radical Democrats anti-America, anti-Israel, pro-terror

US President continues criticism of 4 radical freshmen Congresswomen despite controversy over recent tweets.Gary Willig, 7/16/2019, 3:27 PM

Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump would put Congress above the law

Reaction from Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 12:38 PM

Will the US reinstate funding for 'peace dialogue?'

AIPAC and J Street support bipartisan effort to restore funds for Israeli-Palestinian peace dialogue.Ron Kampeas, JTA, & Arutz 7, 6/7/2019, 9:29 AM

Lawmakers launch bipartisan congressional black-Jewish caucus

Black and Jewish lawmakers from both parties team up to form black-Jewish caucus to promote hate crime laws and battle white supremacy.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 6/4/2019, 7:30 AM

PA calls on Congress to pressure Trump

PA cabinet leader urges Congress members to pressure President Trump to change his policy toward the PA.Dalit Halevi, 5/31/2019, 4:12 AM

Congress members urge Trump: Safeguard Israel’s interests

Nearly 400 members of Congress sign letter calling on Trump to safeguard Israel’s interests with Syria’s civil war coming to an end.Ben Ariel, 5/21/2019, 3:40 AM

Pro-BDS imam who compared Israel to Nazis invited to Congress

Democratic-led House of Representatives invites Imam who compared Israel to Nazi Germany, called for 3rd intifada to deliver opening prayer.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/12/2019, 3:58 PM

Anti-Israel legislation submitted to US Congress

Legislation proposed by Democratic Rep. Betty McCollum would prohibit US funding to IDF over detention of children.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2019, 2:05 AM

Congress members call for Israelis to have easier entry into US

Congress members push to allow Israel full participation in program allowing expedited entry for 'pre-approved, low-risk travelers.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/27/2019, 9:26 PM

Religious groups: Stop weaponizing anti-Semitism

20 religious groups call on Congress to ‘stop weaponizing anti-Semitism,’ slam ‘cynical’ political rhetoric.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/12/2019, 3:37 PM

Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

The Democratic Party clearly has an anti-Semitism problem, but too many Jewish Democrats have been restrained in their responses. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 4/3/2019, 5:12 AM

Watch: Congressman compares Democrats to Nazis

Republican Congressman Mo Brooks accuses Democrats of using Nazi-like 'big lie' tactics to push Trump-Russia collusion narrative.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/26/2019, 5:53 PM

US aid to Israel included in 2020 budget

Despite cuts elsewhere, US military aid for Israel included in 2020 fiscal plan sent by the White House to Congress.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2019, 6:12 AM

House majority whip walks back defense of Rep Omar

Jim Clyburn had suggested that Omar had a 'more personal' relationship to suffering than children of Holocaust survivors.JTA, 3/10/2019, 7:53 AM

AIPAC: Charges of dual loyalty are anti-Semitic

AIPAC issues statement after House approves measure broadly condemning anti-Semitism, says US-Israel alliance is a national interest.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2019, 2:45 AM

If there is silence, Jew and Israel hatred grows with amazing speed

There are some 11 Jewish Democrats in the House. If they remain without vigorously and effectively protesting the filth that spews from Omar’s mouth, then they shall be forever condemned by history. Victor Sharpe, 3/8/2019, 1:03 AM

Ocasio-Cortez defends Ilhan Omar amid anti-Semitism allegations

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticizes lawmakers for 'calling out' Ilhan Omar over recent string of allegedly anti-Semitic comments.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 3/6/2019, 7:47 AM

Watch: Michael Cohen testifies before Congress

Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, testifies before congressional committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 5:03 PM

Former lawyer calls Trump a 'racist' and a 'con-man'

Michael Cohen, former personal attorney to President Trump, delivers testimony to Congress against the president.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 2/27/2019, 3:45 PM

Evangelical leader looks to oust 'pro-Hamas' Ilhan Omar

Thousands sign petition calling for removal of Minnesota Democrat. "She's Hamas' representative in the US Congress."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 12:21 PM

'Ilhan Omar is waging an unholy war against the Jewish people'

Evangelical Christian leader launches campaign to demand Congresswoman Omar's resignation over anti-Semitism. "The Jews don't stand alone."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2019, 2:01 PM

Why did Republicans oppose their own bill on anti-Semitism?

House Republicans proposed measure against anti-Semitism, voted for it - then voted against it.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 2/14/2019, 10:18 PM

Ex-Klansman David Duke backs Ilhan Omar in anti-Semitism scandal

Holocaust denier and former KKK leader David Duke offers support for Ilhan Omar, demands Israel pay for Trump's border wall.David Rosenberg, 2/13/2019, 8:44 AM

Chelsea Clinton slams Ilhan Omar for peddling anti-Semitism

Democratic congresswoman mocks senior Republican lawmaker who vowed 'action' against her over her anti-Israel positions.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 2/11/2019, 7:37 AM

Watch: Democratic congresswoman ducks questions on BDS support

Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar dodges CNN reporter's question regarding her support for anti-Israel boycott.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2019, 1:39 PM

Congresswoman accused of anti-Semitism after bashing Israel

Democratic freshman congresswoman Ilhan Omar accused of anti-Semitism for 'chuckling' at talk of Israeli democracy, compares Israel to Iran.David Rosenberg, 1/31/2019, 9:12 PM

Not your father's Democrats

Is the Bible still the Bible? The Judeo/Christian concept has sustained us from start to--- well now, suddenly, we do not know how this is to be finished, do we? Jack Engelhard, 1/6/2019, 9:00 AM

Rubio reintroduces pro-Israel legislation

Florida Republican Senator reintroduces pro-Israel legislation that did not get passed in the last Congress.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/4/2019, 10:03 PM

New Congress thanks G-d, and Allah

A new heritage is coming to town…and it takes oaths on the Koran. Jack Engelhard, 1/3/2019, 7:57 PM

Legislation named for Elie Wiesel aims to stop genocides

Congress passes legislation named for the late Elie Wiesel that aims to improve the US response to emerging or potential genocides.Ben Ariel, 12/24/2018, 1:08 AM

US congresswoman to wear 'Palestinian gown' at swearing in

Rashida Tlaib announces plans to wear a “traditional Palestinian gown” when she is sworn into Congress next month.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2018, 4:38 AM

Ocasio-Cortez claims Jewish ancestry

Democratic Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claims her family is descended from Sephardic Jews forced to convert to Catholicism.David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 11:12 AM

Rashida Tlaib to lead congressional trip to Judea and Samaria

Muslim congresswoman-elect from Michigan announces plans to lead trip of lawmakers to Palestinian Authority.JTA, 12/5/2018, 7:55 AM

Former Trump lawyer: I lied to Congress

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to charge of perjuring himself in testimony to Congress about Russia real estate project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 5:27 PM

Watch: City of David proves Jerusalem is Jewish

Congresswoman Illeana Ros-Lehtinen says in US House the archaeological site of Biblical Jerusalem prove UNESCO wrong on Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2018, 6:40 PM

The Ryan House will not be missed

Every Republican president of the last half of the twentieth century faced a Democratic House and Senate: Eisenhower, Nixon, Ford, Reagan, and Bush Sr.    Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 11/10/2018, 8:13 PM

A bipartisan opportunity for Congress?

The midterm elections exposed deep divides in American society along racial, gender and geographical lines. Can the parties get above them?NPR, 11/8/2018, 4:16 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

The only apology Trump deserves is our vote

We are reliving our history of self destruction all over again. Through the eyes of non-Jews, we look like ungrateful people. Cindy Grosz, 11/5/2018, 10:13 PM