Congressmen to visit Israel, discuss embassy moveOfficial delegation of congressmen to visit Israel in order to discuss potential move of embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Congress introduces legislation to help Holocaust survivorsCongress introduces legislation to assist survivors in obtaining restitution of assets stolen in the Holocaust.
A new Trump or just one unusual speech?Prof. Eitan Gilboa believes Trump's conciliatory speech on Wednesday was aimed at Democrats. 'He will need his rivals' help to legislate.'
'We stand united in condemning hate and evil'In address to Congress, Trump condemns anti-Semitism, calls for unity among Americans.
Congress urges feds to probe JCC bomb threats with ‘urgency’More than 150 members of Congress sign a letter urging federal officials to investigate wave of bomb threats on JCCs around the US.
'The travel ban was rolled out too quickly'Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the administration should have taken more time to inform Congress about immigration order.
Muslim, Jewish leaders raise Trump ban in congressional meetingsMuslim and Jewish leaders share concerns with lawmakers in Congress about Trump’s recent orders banning entry to refugees.
Bills launched to confer Congressional Gold Medal on Anwar SadatLegislation in US House and Senate seeks to honor late Egyptian President Anwar Sadat for being first Arab leader to make peace with Israel.
'I will ask Congress to help move US embassy to Jerusalem'Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein travels to Washington DC tonight to meet with Congressmen, speak on Iranian threat and US embassy.
Five Jewish Congressmen to boycott Trump inauguration5 Jewish Democrats in Congress to boycott Trump inauguration Friday.
New York Jewry protests anti-Israel UN ResolutionsNew York rabbis organize rally outside UN to call on Congress to cut funding to Israel-obsessed organization.
US government agency to investigate UNRWA terror tiesUS Government Accountability Office to investigate UNRWA incitement in schools and ties to terrorism following request by US senator
Congressmen urge Trump: Move the embassy to Jerusalem swiftlyMore than 100 Congress members urge President-elect to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem as soon as he takes office.
Erekat blasts Congress for condemning UNPLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat blasts Congress after it voted to condemn UN Security Council Resolution 2334.
Netanyahu thanks US Congress for opposition to UN resolution'Congressional vote against UN resolution reflects tremendous support Israel enjoys among American people'.
Percentage of Jews in Congress sees slight rise to 5.6 in 2017The number of Jewish lawmakers increased in the newly elected Congress.
Republicans seek to disapprove 'anti-settlement' resolutionTwo Republican lawmakers in both chambers to introduce resolutions formally disapproving UN Resolution 2334 which condemned Israel.
Gingrich to Congress: Condemn Obama over anti-Israel resolutionFormer House speaker urges Congress to condemn Obama for allowing anti-Israel resolution to pass the UN Security Council.
Renewal of Iran sanctions becomes law without Obama signatureIran Sanctions Act becomes law as President Obama refuses to sign despite passage by overwhelming majorities in Congress.
Congress demands that Obama veto anti-Israel resolutionsU.S. House of Representatives passed legislation urging Obama to oppose anti-Israel resolutions at the UN.
Report: MOU's restrictions on Israel may be unconstitutionalBipartisan group of congressmen claims the new Memorandum of Understanding is unconstitutional for preventing Israel from seeking more aid.
Making America goodTrump is the jolt that America needs.
Jewish Congress members denounce UNESCO resolutionGroup of Jewish American lawmakers strongly condemn UNESCO resolution denying the Jewish connection to Jerusalem.
Swastika attack targets Indian-American Congress candidateSwastikas painted outside the home of an Indian-American candidate for Congress with a Jewish-sounding surname.
Saudi Arabia: 9/11 bill could have 'disastrous consequences'Saudi Arabia warns against United States law allowing 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom, after Congress overrides Obama's veto.
Obama blasts Congress for overriding veto of 9/11 billPresident Obama says Congress move to override his veto of 9/11 bill was political.
Congress rejects Obama's veto of 9/11 billFor the first time in Obama's tenure, Congress overwhelmingly rejects his veto of a bill. 9/11 victims will now be permitted to sue Saudis.
'Barak wants to remind us of his existence'Tourism Minister Yariv Levin isn't impressed by former Defense Minister's opposition to aid agreement.
FBI to Congress: Obtain approval before publishing Clinton docsFBI clarifies it expects Congress to obtain approval before releasing any of documents that were turned over in Clinton email saga.
FBI sends Congress a report on Clinton emailsFBI sends to Congress a report it provided to the Justice Department to explain why it recommended no charges in Clinton private emails.
Wasserman-Schultz and challenger compete to be more pro-IsraelIn Florida congressional race, incumbent Debbie Wasserman-Schultz pits pro-Israel credentials against those of challenger Tim Canova.
Obama: 'I'm President, and I have the better argument'Defying popular opinion in his party, Obama thinks America needs to join Trans-Pacific Partnership - or be swept under the global economy.
White supremacist David Duke planning congressional bidWhite supremacist leader David Duke is gearing up to run for Congress.
Congress calls on Germany to up aid for Holocaust survivorsUS House of Representatives overwhelmingly backs resolution calling on Germany to increase aid to Holocaust survivors.
Congress urges Obama to increase military aid to IsraelResolution 729 calls to expedite completion of new, long-term Memorandum of Understanding on US military aid to Israel.
Congress asks Germany for more funding for Holocaust survivorsUS Congress calls on German government to provide additional aid to aging Holocaust survivors.
Islamic radicalization fuels 'dire' threat to Jews in EuropeCongressional commission hears testimony on how Islamic radicalization in Europe has ramped up risk for Jewish communities.
Elder care bill includes directive to assist Holocaust survivorsNew provision in bill funding assistance for the elderly directs the federal government to assist Holocaust survivors.
Ethics complaint against Rep. Alan Grayson remains openCongressional ethics committee keeping open its review of Rep. Alan Grayson over allegations he ran a hedge fund while in office.
Deal or no deal, Congress can still lead the fight against IranCongressman Lee Zeldin warns Iran agreement was never actually signed - so it's up to Congress to offset Obama's naive detente with Tehran.
US bill to expand law on monitoring travel in and out of IranUS Congress members introduce bill to expand monitoring of travel to and from Iran.
Report: Congress delaying aid to PAPA says Congress members are delaying $159 million in aid in an effort to pressure the PA to relaunch negotiations with Israel.
Congress moves to 'boost Israel ties, hammer BDS'New resolution to be raised Wednesday demands Obama invest in Israeli technologies, in a slap in the face to boycott movement.
US to demand visas for some Muslim EU citizensCongress passes deal to screen Muslims with dual nationalities from Iran, Iraq, Sudan, and Syria; EU threatens repercussions.
Congressional report suggests Bergdahl swap was 'illegal'New congressional report says prisoner swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may have violated several laws.
Gaping holes in US Secret Service securityCongressional report reveals multiple incidents between 2011 and 2015, blames poor management and budgetary cuts.
House passes unanimous resolution against Palestinian incitementHouse resolution 293 condemns Abbas for inciting violence against Jews, Israelis - with unanimous and bipartisan support.
Jewish Members of Congress condemn 'offensive' UNESCO voteJewish-American legislators issue bipartisan condemnation of vote blaming Israel for violence, listing Jewish holy sites as 'Muslim.'
Democrats Offer Plan to Track Iran's Nuclear ComplianceSenate Democrats suggest plan that helps prevent Tehran from cheating in nuclear agreement and boosts security for Israel.
At Congress Pope Praises Obama Over Cuba, IranPope Francis praises 'courage and daring' in rapprochement with despotic regimes, days after Cuba visit in which activists were repressed.
Democrats Block Iran Deal Legislation for a Third TimeSenate Democrats block legislation meant to kill the Iran nuclear deal, ensuring Congress won't disapprove it at all.
NYT Forced to Retract Article with Anti-Semitic ImplicationsArticle linking Congressmens' political stance on Iran to Jewish heritage revised after uproar.
Could Congress Sue Obama Over Iran Sanctions Relief?Obama failed to uphold critical laws regarding full disclosure in the Iran deal, legal expert notes - making a Congressional vote moot.
House Passes Resolution to Restart Iran Deal ReviewAfter Senate move to block deal fails, House calls to restart review, accusing Obama of breaching Review Act with secret side deals.
Obama: Vote on Iran Deal a 'Victory for Diplomacy'President hails Congressional vote allowing deal with Iran to go ahead.
Democrats Bury Republican Bid to Block Iran DealSenate votes 58-42 to end a debate on a resolution disapproving the Iran deal, handing Obama a victory.
European Powers Urge US to Accept Iran DealBritish PM David Cameron, German PM Angela Merkel, and French President Francois Hollande insist nuclear deal is for the greater good.