Eliot Engel backs impeachment

Senior House Democrat joins party's progressive wing in calling for impeachment of President Trump.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 7/31/2019, 8:40 AM

Group that helped get AOC elected working to unseat Eliot Engel

'Our grassroots movement shocked the country last year with AOC’s upset victory, and we are prepared to do it again in NY’s 16th District.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/20/2019, 9:22 AM

Rivlin meets with Chair of US House Foreign Affairs Cmte Engel

Eliot Engel in Israel: 'Friends will sometimes have disagreements, but that shouldn’t doesn’t and won’t obscure the bigger picture.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 3:29 PM

US Democratic lawmakers warn Netanyahu against sovereignty

Four US Democratic lawmakers warn against sovereignty over Judea and Samaria, stress importance of two-state solution.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2019, 9:14 PM

House may probe Kushner's ties with Saudi Crown Prince

House Foreign Affairs Committee plans to conduct thorough review of US policy towards Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2018, 5:13 AM

US lawmakers urge Iceland to back down on circumcision ban

Senior Republican and Democrat congressmen team up to take on Iceland's proposed ban on circumcision.JTA, 4/13/2018, 8:21 AM

House lawmakers introduce new sanctions on Iran

Congressmen Ed Royce and Eliot Engel introduce new bill that would sanction companies and entities linked to Iran’s Revolutionary Guard.Elad Benari, 3/2/2018, 6:13 AM

U.S. Embassy in Saudi Arabia omits Trump Israel visit

Rep. Eliot Engel calls out Embassy in Saudi Arabia for posting video that edited out mention of Trump's visit to Israel.Elad Benari, 5/9/2017, 1:07 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

Rep. Engel calls on Trump to dump Flynn over Russia flap

Rep. Eliot Engel calls on President to fire National Security Adviser over reports he consulted with Russia on sensitive issues.JTA, 2/14/2017, 5:07 AM

Congress: Israel-Arab peace deal must include Jewish refugees

Bipartisan bill in congress would require resolution for Jewish refugees from Arab countries in any future Arab-Israeli peace deal.David Rosenberg, 3/3/2016, 2:40 PM

Lawmakers to Obama: Impose sanctions on Iran

A group of lawmakers demand action against Iran in response to its ballistic missile tests.Elad Benari, 1/7/2016, 6:14 AM

US Reps slam EU's 'boycott' labeling scheme

Bipartisan House members table resolution condemning EU for 'encouraging boycott of all Israeli goods,' in ploy for 'one-sided concessions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2015, 6:06 PM

Kerry 'Profoundly Disagrees' with Opponents of Iran Deal

Secretary of State says he "profoundly disagrees" with Senators Schumer and Engel's decision to vote against the deal with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/8/2015, 1:54 AM

Leading US Congressmen in Israel: Hamas and ISIS are the Same

Top House Foreign Affairs Committee members voice strong support for Israel, which is 'on the front line' against radical Islam.Yoni Kempinski, 9/3/2014, 11:57 AM

Rep. Engel to ASA: Boycott Syria, Not Israel

Eliot Engel calls on the ASA to end its boycott of Israeli institutions, notes its silence about others' violations of human rights.Elad Benari, 12/25/2013, 6:13 AM

U.S. Lawmakers Speak Out Against Cutting Off Aid to Egypt

U.S. lawmakers urge the White House to lift its suspension of military aid to Egypt, a key regional ally.Elad Benari, 10/30/2013, 6:44 AM

Rep. Engel Joins Obama, 'Brings Voices of New Yorkers' to Israel

Rep. Eliot Engel, the top Democrat on House Foreign Affairs Committee has joined President Obama on his first official trip to Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/21/2013, 1:12 AM

GOP Jews Blast Obama's Israel Policy with Democrat Sound Bites

Republican Jewish Coalition (RJC) web ad responds to Obama's defense of Israel policy at AIPAC.Gil Ronen, 3/13/2012, 9:27 AM