McConnell introduces resolution against Trump's Syria withdrawal

Senate Majority Leader, other top Republican senators, warn Trump's withdrawal from Syria benefits Assad, ISIS, Russia and Iran.Elad Benari, 10/23/2019, 4:54 AM

Democrats accuse Trump of 'meltdown' during Syria meeting

Democratic leaders in Congress walk out of White House meeting with Trump. Sides exchange blows.Ben Ariel, 10/17/2019, 5:02 AM

Pelosi to hold off on House impeachment vote

House Speaker and Democratic leaders expected to hold off on full House vote authorizing an impeachment inquiry into Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 3:17 AM

Republicans introduce legislation to sanction Turkey

29 Republicans in House of Representatives announce legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey over its assault on Kurds.Elad Benari, 10/11/2019, 4:12 AM

Joe Lieberman's son to run for Senate in Georgia

Matt Lieberman, son of former Connecticut senator and vice presidential candidate, to run for seat being vacated by Sen. Johnny Isakson.Ben Ariel, 10/4/2019, 4:03 AM

Former South Carolina Governor to challenge Trump for presidency

Mark Sanford announces he will launch a primary challenge for the 2020 Republican nomination.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2019, 2:06 AM

Alabama’s Republican Party calls to expel Omar

Alabama’s Republican Party supports resolution calling for ouster of controversial Rep. Ilhan Omar.Ben Ariel, 8/28/2019, 4:08 AM

Congress Members learn that peace is achievable between citizens

Republican Members of Congress who visited Israel on USIEA tour see Israelis and Palestinians working together in Judea and Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2019, 4:39 AM

Former Illinois lawmaker to challenge Trump

Joe Walsh announces he will challenge Trump in the Republican presidential primary.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2019, 4:39 AM

'Support for Israel is still bipartisan'

Watch: Republican members of Congress visiting Israel relate to the Democrats' support for Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 8/25/2019, 5:05 AM

Abbas snubs visiting Republican delegation

PA chairman fails to show up at meeting with visiting Republican congressional delegation, sends other officials to meet the group.Ben Ariel, 8/14/2019, 6:12 AM

41 House Democrats head to Israel amid widening partisan divide

AIPAC-linked group sponsors trip to Israel for freshman Democrats, following controversies involving several Democratic lawmakers.David Rosenberg, 8/5/2019, 12:16 PM

GOP official accuses 3 Jewish billionaires of 'buying' Congress

Letter sent out by National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Emmer accuses three 'Jewish billionaires' of 'buying' congress.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/4/2019, 10:37 PM

Trump, Democrats reach agreement on budget

Under bipartisan agreement, federal spending will increase by billions of dollars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 3:02 AM

Poll: Republicans united behind Trump

Support for Trump has increased slightly among Republicans following Twitter controversy.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2019, 5:40 AM

House votes against Trump impeachment

House of Representatives votes to kill first articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2019, 2:05 AM

Senate Majority Leader: The president is not a racist

Senator Mitch McConnell urges Democrats and Republicans to tone down their rhetoric amid controversy over Trump tweets.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2019, 5:12 AM

Virginia politician criticized for ‘concentration camp’ joke

Virginian GOP politician takes down ‘concentration camp’ joke after Jewish Democrat complains.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 7/2/2019, 12:52 PM

Ocasio-Cortez under fire for remark on concentration camps

New York Congresswoman says US operating "concentration camps" on its southern border.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2019, 4:36 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

Senators seek additional funds to synagogues for security

Two senators introduce bipartisan legislation to give funds to synagogues to help provide additional security against potential attacks.Ben Ariel, 5/20/2019, 3:03 AM

Republicans launch bid to force House vote on BDS

Bill targeting BDS has been held up in part because Democrats say it poses a threat to First Amendment free speech protections.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/16/2019, 10:11 AM

Pelosi: Trump, Republicans misrepresented Tlaib's comments

House Speaker demands Trump and the Republicans apologize to Muslim congresswoman Rashida Tlaib.Ben Ariel, 5/14/2019, 6:11 AM

House Majority Leader defends Muslim congresswoman

Steny Hoyer asserts that Republicans are twisting Rep. Rashida Tlaib's comments on Israel and the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 5/14/2019, 4:09 AM

Pelosi: There's no 'taint' of anti-Semitism in Democratic Party

House Speaker rejects allegations of anti-Semitism in Democratic Party amid criticism by Trump and Republicans.Elad Benari, 4/18/2019, 2:37 AM

Former Massachusetts Gov. officially announces presidential bid

Bill Weld to challenge President Donald Trump for Republican presidential nomination.Ben Ariel, 4/16/2019, 12:01 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

Republicans to introduce two bills against anti-Semitism

Senate Republicans set to introduce two bills that oppose anti-Semitism in wake of controversy surrounding Rep. Ilhan Omar.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2019, 6:52 AM

Senate votes to end support for Saudis in Yemen

Despite Trump's objection, Senate votes to end support for the Saudi Arabian-led war effort in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2019, 3:03 AM

Trump reportedly told donors: The Democrats hate Jewish people

US President reportedly once again criticized Democrats and their attitude towards the Jewish people in a speech to Republican donors.Elad Benari, 3/11/2019, 3:04 AM

Trump to ask for $8.6 billion for border wall

US President will seek $8.6 billion in new budget for US-Mexico border wall, setting up another showdown with Congress.Ben Ariel, 3/11/2019, 2:37 AM

'Time for a Jewish Exodus from the Democratic party'

'No place for Jews in the Democratic party'. Amid Ilhan Omar's anti-Semitism scandal, American-Jewish model launches 'Jexodus' movement.David Rosenberg, 3/8/2019, 12:17 PM

House passes legislation to block Trump’s border emergency

Democratic-controlled House of Representatives passes legislation to block Trump’s emergency declaration at the southern border.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2019, 2:05 AM

Former Massachusetts Governor to challenge Trump for presidency

Bill Weld announces launching of presidential exploratory committee to run in 2020 as a Republican.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/15/2019, 11:01 PM

Trump postpones Pelosi's trip

Amid disagreements over ongoing government shutdown, Trump postpones congressional delegation trip planned by House Speaker.Ben Ariel, 1/18/2019, 1:01 AM

Cruz: Democrats sacrificing the security of our allies

Texas Senator blasts Senate Democrats after they block pro-Israel legislation over the government shutdown.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 5:38 AM

Democrats block anti-BDS bill, citing shutdown

Senate Democrats block package of bills which included codifying Israel assistance and protection for states which fight BDS.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 2:33 AM

Talks on reopening US government end with no breakthrough

White House officials, congressional aides cannot agree on ending government shutdown, will meet again Sunday.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2019, 3:14 AM

Trump says shutdown could continue 'for years'

Closed-door meeting between Trump and congressional leaders ends without results.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/4/2019, 9:29 PM

Democrats pass legislation to end shutdown

US House of Representatives pass legislation to end partial government shutdown, but it may not even be voted upon by the Senate.Ben Ariel, 1/4/2019, 6:15 AM

GOP senators convinced Crown Prince ordered Khashoggi murder

Leading Republican lawmakers say "zero question" that Saudi Crown Prince ordered brutal murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Ben Ariel, 12/5/2018, 2:05 AM

US lawmakers: Suspend weapons sales to Saudis

Republican and Democratic senators introduce legislation seeking to strike back at Saudi Arabia over death of Jamal Khashoggi.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2018, 6:44 AM

Kevin McCarthy to serve as Republican House minority leader

House Republicans elect California lawmaker as their new minority leader for the next Congress.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2018, 12:06 AM

Bullets fired into Republican office in Florida

At least four bullets fired into Republican Party office in South Daytona. No one injured.Ben Ariel, 10/30/2018, 12:05 AM

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

Democratic candidate says Israel is not a 'Jewish democracy'

New York congressional candidate Antonio Delgado says Israel isn't a Jewish democracy at debate against Republican opponent.Elad Benari, 10/24/2018, 5:06 AM

Report: Adelson gives tens of millions more to Republicans

Sheldon Adelson reportedly pumping tens of millions of dollars to Republican Party coffers in push to save their congressional majorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 12:05 AM

The Kavanaugh factor and the midterm elections

A look around the country at how these weeks of brutal confrontations might impact next month’s elections to the Senate and Congress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 11:19 PM

Republican Senator to back Kavanaugh nomination

Senator Jeff Flake, who delayed Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination last week, announces he would vote to confirm him.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/5/2018, 9:16 PM

Kavanaugh could be confirmed on Saturday

Top Republicans voice confidence that Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court this weekend.Ben Ariel, 10/5/2018, 1:36 AM

As midterms near, Republicans surge past Dems in favorability

Republican favorability ratings reach 7-year high, edging out Democrats for first time since 2015. Largest swing among middle-class.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2018, 11:02 AM

Adelsons’ reportedly now ‘biggest spenders’ in US politics

Republican couple's $55 million in recent months to GOP candidates makes them 'biggest spenders' on federal elections.JTA, 9/25/2018, 7:40 AM

Billionaires Klarman, Wexner drop support for GOP candidates

Jewish billionaires who donated to Republican candidates in 2016 say they are supporting Democrats in 2018 midterms.JTA, 9/17/2018, 7:32 AM

Republican Senator introduces bill targeting UNRWA

Oklahoma Senator James Lankford's law would require UNRWA to change its definition of Palestinian refugees or the US will sever ties.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/8/2018, 12:31 AM

Obama blasts 'radical' Trump

Former US President says Americans living "dangerous times", urges Democrats to vote in November’s elections to restore "honesty".Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/7/2018, 9:13 PM

Bipartisan committee to discuss McCain commemoration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to appoint committee to make recommendations for how to commemorate memory of late Senator.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2018, 12:09 AM

Jewish candidate for House in hot water over social media post

Republican party pulls support for Seth Grossman, following report that he shared article which asserted black people 'are a threat.'JTA, 7/11/2018, 8:55 PM