2016 election

News for 2016 election

Report: Clinton campaign, DNC behind graphic anti-Trump dossier

Report: Clinton campaign, DNC behind graphic anti-Trump dossier

Clinton campaign official funded research of report claiming Trump colluded with Russia. Report later made its way to US intel agencies.David Rosenberg, 25/10/2017 08:12
Trump calls for investigation into possible Obama wiretapping

Trump calls for investigation into possible Obama wiretapping

White House calls on Congress to investigate possible spying activities by Obama administration on Trump campaign.David Rosenberg, 05/03/2017 22:28
Justice Department to investigate FBI handling of Clinton probe

Justice Department to investigate FBI handling of Clinton probe

Justice Department's internal watchdog launches probe into the handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server.Ben Ariel, 13/01/2017 04:33
Trump accepts intelligence assessment on Russian hacking

Trump accepts intelligence assessment on Russian hacking

Trump's chief of staff says he accepts intelligence conclusion that Russia engaged in cyber attacks during the presidential election.Ben Ariel, 09/01/2017 04:38
'Strong evidence' that Russia disrupted presidential election

'Strong evidence' that Russia disrupted presidential election

U.S. spy chiefs insist they have strong evidence that Russia mounted an “unprecedented bid” to disrupt the presidential election.Ben Ariel, 06/01/2017 04:36
4 arrested for racially-motivated kidnapping, torture in Chicago

4 arrested for racially-motivated kidnapping, torture in Chicago

Watch: White teenager with mental disabilities kidnapped, tortured for over 24 hours as assailants broadcast the incident live.David Rosenberg, 05/01/2017 13:31
Electoral College members confirm Trump victory

Electoral College members confirm Trump victory

Electoral College members across the United States affirm President-elect's victory.Ben Ariel, 20/12/2016 01:08
Clinton: Putin has 'a personal beef' against me

Clinton: Putin has 'a personal beef' against me

Hillary Clinton claims Russian President ordered hacking of her campaign because of a personal grudge, cites hacks as reason for her defeat.Ben Ariel, Canada, 16/12/2016 20:58
Trump confirmed as winner in Wisconsin

Trump confirmed as winner in Wisconsin

U.S. President-elect confirmed as the winner in Wisconsin, following a recount requested by Green Party candidate.Ben Ariel, 13/12/2016 01:13
Judge dismisses request to halt Wisconsin recount

Judge dismisses request to halt Wisconsin recount

Federal judge dismisses request by Trump supporters to halt the presidential election recount in Wisconsin.Ben Ariel, Canada, 09/12/2016 20:46
Judge orders Michigan recount to stop

Judge orders Michigan recount to stop

Federal judge stops the hand recount of nearly 5 million ballots in the state of Michigan, requested by Green Party nominee Jill Stein.Ben Ariel, 08/12/2016 03:35
Green Party drops recount request in Pennsylvania

Green Party drops recount request in Pennsylvania

Green Party-backed voters drop court case that had sought to force a statewide recount in Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 04/12/2016 03:58
Michigan's attorney general acts to stop recount

Michigan's attorney general acts to stop recount

Michigan's attorney general, Bill Schuette, says he will file suit to stop a recount requested by Dr. Jill Stein.Ben Ariel, Canada, 02/12/2016 20:36
Report: Trump chooses Mattis as Defense Secretary

Report: Trump chooses Mattis as Defense Secretary

Sources say President-elect has chosen retired Marine Gen. James N. Mattis to be Secretary of Defense. Announcement expected next week.Ben Ariel, 01/12/2016 23:41
Jill Stein asks for recount in Michigan

Jill Stein asks for recount in Michigan

Green Party presidential nominee files request for a recount in Michigan, where Donald Trump was named the winner earlier this week.Ben Ariel, 01/12/2016 04:46
'I hope Obama leaves office in a dignified fashion'

'I hope Obama leaves office in a dignified fashion'

Marc Zell, chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel, hopes for a smooth transition of power, says American Jews will come to accept Trump.Eliran Aharon, 01/12/2016 02:08
Trump named winner in Michigan

Trump named winner in Michigan

Donald Trump officially named the winner in Michigan, giving him a total of 306 electoral votes.Ben Ariel, 29/11/2016 03:08
Trump: Millions of people voted illegally

Trump: Millions of people voted illegally

President-elect says he would have won the popular vote if it hadn't been for "millions of people" who voted illegally for Clinton.Ben Ariel, 28/11/2016 03:12
Jewish groups urge post-election discussion at Shabbat dinners

Jewish groups urge post-election discussion at Shabbat dinners

Jewish organizations encourage young Jews to use Shabbat dinner as a way to promote dialogue about the results of the presidential election.JTA, 22/11/2016 03:58
Will Trump live up to his promises?

Will Trump live up to his promises?

There are pundits who think he will give up, but they did not look carefully at the man who won the election. Joe David, 22/11/2016 00:32
Report: Michael Flynn offered national security adviser's job

Report: Michael Flynn offered national security adviser's job

Officials say President-elect Trump has offered retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn the job of national security adviser.Ben Ariel, 18/11/2016 03:05
'We're looking forward to working with the Trump administration'

'We're looking forward to working with the Trump administration'

Ambassador Ron Dermer: Israel looks forward to working with all the members of Donald Trump's administration, including Steve Bannon.Ben Ariel, 17/11/2016 23:31
How the Trump win surprised everyone - including Trump

How the Trump win surprised everyone - including Trump

Even Trump campaign expected Clinton to win election, gave their nominee just a 30% chance of victory.David Rosenberg, 16/11/2016 12:53
Israelis still lining up to visit Trump's America

Israelis still lining up to visit Trump's America

For Israelis, the U.S. hasn't lost its luster and Trump's election hasn't altered any of their travel plans.Andrew Tobin, 16/11/2016 02:02
Listen guys: There was an election, and you Jewish Democrats lost!

Listen guys: There was an election, and you Jewish Democrats lost!

ADL attacked Bannon and Breitbart media, but simply forgot about Soros all during the Obama administration. Ronn Torossian, 15/11/2016 08:27
Watch: Who's laughing now?

Watch: Who's laughing now?

After more than a year of ridicule from journalists, celebs, even President Obama, a look at the worst predictions for the 2016 election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2016 12:06
British journalist calls for assassination of President Trump

British journalist calls for assassination of President Trump

Writer for Guardian provokes outcry after advocating murder of Donald Trump.David Rosenberg, 14/11/2016 10:04
Israel’s Trump card

Israel’s Trump card

It is important to shape Israel's relationship with the new US leader so that our friendship with the US becomes that of a partner. Gil Weinreich, 14/11/2016 06:59
Expert: Trump isn't as extreme as he was portrayed

Expert: Trump isn't as extreme as he was portrayed

Dr. Hadas Cohen, an expert on American politics, predicts the anti-Trump protests will die down in due time.Shimon Cohen, 14/11/2016 06:44
Trump to protesters: Don't be afraid

Trump to protesters: Don't be afraid

President-elect reaches out to Americans who are protesting against him, says his goal is to "bring our country back".Ben Ariel, 14/11/2016 04:46
Trump appoints chief of staff, senior counselor

Trump appoints chief of staff, senior counselor

President-elect names Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff. Campaign manager Steve Bannon will be chief strategist.Ben Ariel, 13/11/2016 23:58
Trump recalls concession call from Clinton on election night

Trump recalls concession call from Clinton on election night

President-elect describes post-election conversations with both Hillary and Bill Clinton, recalls their reactions to his surprise win.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2016 20:06
Rioters call for violence, rape as election backlash continues

Rioters call for violence, rape as election backlash continues

Protesters get personal, targeting Trump hotels, burning President-elect in effigy and even calling for rape of incoming First Lady.David Rosenberg, 13/11/2016 16:52
Netanyahu: Don't speculate on Trump's Mideast policies

Netanyahu: Don't speculate on Trump's Mideast policies

Prime Minister orders cabinet members not to make public declarations about implications Trump victory may have in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2016 15:42
Senate Minority Leader: Trump victory 'emboldened hate'

Senate Minority Leader: Trump victory 'emboldened hate'

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid issues a lengthy statement blasting the election of Donald Trump and the "grave sins" he committed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/11/2016 20:19
CEO demands Trump supporters quit company

CEO demands Trump supporters quit company

Head of online food delivery network rips election results, calls on employees to resign if they disagree with letter slamming Trump.David Rosenberg, 11/11/2016 14:38
Trump: Israel is a ray of hope to the world

Trump: Israel is a ray of hope to the world

President-elect declares in first message to Jewish state that he 'loves Israel and its citizens,' calling Israel a 'ray of hope.'David Rosenberg, 11/11/2016 10:24
'Media inciting post-election rioting'

'Media inciting post-election rioting'

President-elect says media encouraging radical left-wing protests.David Rosenberg, 11/11/2016 09:43
Sanders 'ready to work with Trump' - on some issues

Sanders 'ready to work with Trump' - on some issues

'I'll work with Trump to help working-class and middle class families and take on the political establishment.'JTA, 11/11/2016 08:34
Hillary to run for president of Canada

Hillary to run for president of Canada

Okay, so Canada has no president, but you get what I mean. Jack Engelhard, 11/11/2016 06:33
Sanders not ruling out 2020 presidential bid

Sanders not ruling out 2020 presidential bid

Jewish senator who challenged Clinton for Democratic nomination says it's "embarrassing" that working class voters backed Trump.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2016 04:42
Trump, House Speaker meet for the first time since election

Trump, House Speaker meet for the first time since election

House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan meets President-elect, with whom he had tense relations during the election campaign.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2016 02:13
American winter or Mideast savior: Arab media reacts to Trump

American winter or Mideast savior: Arab media reacts to Trump

Media in Arab world split on reactions to election of Donald Trump. Some believe he will be an improvement over Obama.Gary Willig, 10/11/2016 21:53
Hillary 'weeping, hysterical' when she learned of defeat

Hillary 'weeping, hysterical' when she learned of defeat

Clinton reportedly blamed election loss on President Obama, FBI chief Comey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 21:33
Israeli Arab mayor: I taught Trump everything he knows

Israeli Arab mayor: I taught Trump everything he knows

Mayor of Nazareth claims he is responsible for Trumps presidential win - despite never having met him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 21:04
'You voted for Trump? You're gonna die'

'You voted for Trump? You're gonna die'

Election win sparks violent backlash against Trump supporters around America.David Rosenberg, 10/11/2016 19:07
J Street mourns, pledges, and boasts

J Street mourns, pledges, and boasts

Sad but combative letter highlights how far removed J Street is from American and Israeli electorates.Hillel Fendel, 10/11/2016 18:16
The short memory of Hillary-lovers

The short memory of Hillary-lovers

Little has been said about why she lost a presidential campaign against someone perceived to be the worst adversary in political history, but there were good reasons for it. Barry Shaw, 10/11/2016 17:51
Jewish Republicans blast ADL for alleged anti-Trump bias

Jewish Republicans blast ADL for alleged anti-Trump bias

Republican Jewish Coalition head slams ADL for claims of anti-Semitism in 2016 campaign.Ron Kampeas, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 17:48
Anti-Trump protests erupt across the US

Anti-Trump protests erupt across the US

Nationwide protests against Donald Trump have erupted in the day since he was elected President.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 11:48
Deputy Foreign Minister speaks about Trump victory

Deputy Foreign Minister speaks about Trump victory

Watch: MK Tzipi Hotovely hopes for a new page in Israel-US relations as Trump enters office.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2016 06:40
Republican leader in Israel: Great news for Israel

Republican leader in Israel: Great news for Israel

Watch: Arutz Sheva speaks with Marc Zell about the victory, the hopes and the gratitude.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2016 05:56
Americans take to the streets to protest Trump

Americans take to the streets to protest Trump

Anti-Trump protests held in Manhattan, Chicago, Philadelphia and Boston, among others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016 05:25
Kerry tells State Department staff to cooperate with Trump

Kerry tells State Department staff to cooperate with Trump

Secretary of State instructs State Department officials to fully cooperate with President-elect and ensure peaceful transfer of power.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2016 05:13
Jewish groups call on Trump to unite the country

Jewish groups call on Trump to unite the country

American Jewish groups call on president-elect to serve as a uniting force.JTA, 10/11/2016 02:59
Netanyahu thanks Clinton for her support

Netanyahu thanks Clinton for her support

Prime Minister Netanyahu speaks with Democratic presidential candidate, says she has an open invitation to visit Israel.Elad Benari, 10/11/2016 01:12
Could Bernie Sanders have beaten Donald Trump?

Could Bernie Sanders have beaten Donald Trump?

Would Bernie Sanders, the 74-year-old Jewish socialist from Vermont, have beaten Donald Trump?Ben Sales, 10/11/2016 00:58