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, Wednesday, 5:12 AM

Trump: Sad to see Democrats sticking up for Israel haters

US President fires back following tweets in which he told Democratic congresswomen to "go back" to the countries that they came from.Ben Ariel, 7/15/2019, 3:47 AM

Billionaire liberal Tom Steyer to run for president

Billionaire liberal Tom Steyer to seek Democratic presidential nomination, notes Jewish father’s career as Nuremberg prosecutor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 5:12 AM

Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell ends presidential bid

California Democrat won't seek 2020 presidential bid due to poor polling numbers.Ben Ariel, 7/9/2019, 3:39 AM

Democratic candidate says she'd keep embassy in Jerusalem

Senator Amy Klobuchar says embassy move could've been carried out better, but adds she won't move embassy back to Tel Aviv if elected.Elad Benari, 7/3/2019, 6:12 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

Which 2020 Democrat should Donald Trump most be afraid of?

Which Democratic candidate has the most raw political talent? What weaknesses of Donald Trump's would they exploit in 2020?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2019, 6:48 PM

Senator Booker won't recommit to rejoining Iran deal

NJ Senator criticizes Trump for withdrawing from Iran deal, but says: If I have an opportunity to leverage a better deal, I'll do it.Ben Ariel, 6/27/2019, 6:28 AM

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak running for president

Joe Sestak, who was one of the first endorsees of J Street, becomes 25th candidate to seek Democratic presidential nomination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 5:41 AM

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

More than half of Democrats back 'two-state solution'

More than half the Democrats in House of Representatives say peace plan that does not back two states would endanger peace.Ben Ariel, 6/13/2019, 6:01 AM

US senators against Judea and Samaria annexation

Democratic senators submit resolution that openly opposes Israeli annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2019, 11:42 PM

'PA not a peace partner, but Israel needs guidance'

Pete Buttigieg meets Jewish leaders, says Israel’s leaders need American guidance.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/25/2019, 12:16 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

Democrats don't follow Israel news - but don't like Netanyahu

Most Democratic voters don’t follow Israel news that closely, J Street survey finds.Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 5/18/2019, 9:00 PM

NYC Mayor to announce presidential bid

Bill de Blasio expected to enter 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday morning.Elad Benari, 5/16/2019, 2:05 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

Democrats ask Netanyahu not to deport HRW official

17 Democratic lawmakers write to Netanyahu, ask him to stop planned deportation of senior Human Rights Watch official Omar Shakir.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 4:40 AM

NYC Mayor expected to run for president

Report: Bill de Blasio will announce his bid to run for president as early as next week.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/4/2019, 12:38 AM

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

Democratic senators call to restore aid to PA

Six Democratic senators introduce resolution to restore US humanitarian aid to Arabs in Judea, Samaria and Gaza.Elad Benari, 4/19/2019, 3:08 AM

At least 2 Democratic campaigns reject donations from Ilhan Omar

Democratic campaigns return donations from rep under fire for anti-Semitic statements. 'No place for divisiveness in politics.'Tal Polon, 4/18/2019, 1:14 PM

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

Pete Buttigieg will no longer use the word ‘Pharisee’

Democratic presidential candidate says will stop using term deemed to have anti-Semitic implications in attacking religion of VP Mike Pence.Ben Sales/JTA, 4/17/2019, 6:41 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

Democratic congressman Eric Swalwell to run for president

California Democrat will seek his party's nomination for president in an attempt to replace Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 4/9/2019, 3:37 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

Trump: Democrats have very much proven to be anti-Israel

US President says Democrats are anti-Israel and anti-Jewish and "it's a disgrace".Elad Benari, Canada, 3/22/2019, 8:14 PM

Several Democratic candidates to skip AIPAC conference

Four Democratic presidential candidates will not attend next week's AIPAC conference following pressure by leftist group.Ben Ariel, 3/22/2019, 12:08 AM

5 Democratic presidential candidates pledge to rejoin Iran deal

Major Democratic 2020 candidates say they will rejoin Iran nuclear deal which President Trump withdrew from.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 3/21/2019, 3:51 PM

Pompeo issues veiled jab at Democrats over anti-Semitism

Secretary of State says during visit to Jerusalem: Sadly, we have seen anti-Semitic language even in the great halls of our own capital.Ben Ariel, 3/21/2019, 6:40 AM

Report: Biden told supporters he will run for president

Former US Vice President reportedly asks supporters for help in lining up contributions from major donors.Elad Benari, 3/20/2019, 1:08 AM

'Democratic Party not anti-Jewish but some members are'

Former US Senator comments on controversy surrounding Rep. Ilhan Omar and her anti-Semitic comments.Elad Benari, 3/18/2019, 1:06 AM

Will the Democrats cause a crisis with Israel?

The relationship between Israel and the United States may be approaching a crisis because of changes in the US Congress.Israel News Talk Radio, 3/15/2019, 3:53 PM

Former Texas congressman to run for president

Beto O’Rourke confirms he will seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.Elad Benari, 3/14/2019, 3:42 AM

'Democrats not doing enough to condemn Omar'

White House press secretary won't say whether Trump believes Democrats hate Jewish people, but notes Democrats aren't condemning Ilhan Omar.Ben Ariel, 3/12/2019, 6:08 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

Schumer blasts Trump: You redefined chutzpah

Senate Minority Leader livid after Trump says that the Democratic party has become an “anti-Israel” and “anti-Jewish” party.Elad Benari, 3/10/2019, 4:53 AM

Trump: Democrats have become an anti-Jewish party

Trump blasts Democrats following resolution that called out bigotry without directly condemning Rep. Ilhan Omar for anti-Semitic remarks.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/8/2019, 8:11 PM

'Democrats cave to Omar’s strategy of anti-Semitism'

National Conference of Jewish Affairs: "Corbyn-ism is far heavier in the Democratic Party than we thought."Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2019, 9:24 AM

Democrats reconsidering anti-Semitism resolution amid pressure

Democrats reportedly working on new resolution amid pressure from party's left. "We need to denounce all forms of hate."Ron Kampeas, JTA and A7 Staff, 3/7/2019, 8:37 AM

Trump criticizes Democrats over anti-Semitism condemnation

Trump: It's shameful that House Democrats won't take a stronger stand against anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 3/7/2019, 6:04 AM

Former Senator urges Democrats to act on anti-Semitism

Joe Lieberman calls on Democrats not to delay resolution to condemn anti-Semitism that was drafted following Ilhan Omar's comments.Ben Ariel, 3/7/2019, 2:34 AM

Bloomberg rules out 2020 presidential run

Former New York City Mayor is “clear-eyed about the difficulty of winning the Democratic nomination in such a crowded field.”Ben Ariel, 3/6/2019, 3:12 AM

'Ilhan Omar strikes out with latest anti-Semitic tirade'

'Three strikes of unrepentant anti-Semitic tropes; time for Democrats to call her out, remove from Foreign Affairs,' says Dov Hikind.Mordechai Sones, 3/5/2019, 7:38 PM

Beto O'Rourke expected to seek Democratic nomination

Democratic politician who challenged Ted Cruz for Texas Senate seat could announce a campaign for president soon.Ben Ariel, 2/28/2019, 3:34 AM

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

Rep. Omar to apologize - but only to leftist groups

Rep. Ilhan Omar invites leaders of left-wing Jewish groups to conference call in order to apologize for her anti-Semitic tweets.Ben Ariel, 2/20/2019, 1:08 AM

Trump rips Rep. Omar: She should be ashamed of herself

Trump says Rep. Ilhan Omar's apology over anti-Israel tweets is not adequate.Elad Benari, 2/12/2019, 4:17 AM

Democrat leaders slam Rep. Ilhan Omar comments

Democrat Congressman Jerrold Nadler says Omar words 'traffic in old anti-Semitic tropes about Jews and money; failed test of leadership.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2019, 8:52 PM

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

Democratic Minnesota Senator announces presidential bid

Senator Amy Klobuchar throws hat into a crowded ring of Democratic candidates seeking to replace President Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2019, 3:00 AM

Elizabeth Warren officially launches 2020 presidential campaign

Democratic Senator holds rally in Lawrence, Massachusetts, officially launches 2020 presidential bid.Ben Ariel, 2/10/2019, 2:56 AM

Bloomberg to decide on presidential run by end of the month

Former New York City Mayor says he has three more weeks to decide whether to run for president in 2020.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/8/2019, 11:15 PM