Congress certifies 270 votes, Biden victory sealed

Congress certifies 270 votes, Biden victory sealed

US lawmakers reconvene to certify Joe Biden's victory after session was interrupted by rioters who stormed the Capitol building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2021, 10:39 AM
Congress joint session to count, certify Electoral College votes

Congress joint session to count, certify Electoral College votes

U.S. House of Representatives and Senate meet in joint session to tally results of Electoral College ballots for President and VP.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2021, 6:34 PM
New congresswoman vows to hold onto her Glock at Capitol Hill

New congresswoman vows to hold onto her Glock at Capitol Hill

Congresswoman from Rifle, Colorado announces plans to bring her handgun with her to Washington DC - drawing rebuke from local police chief.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2021, 10:48 AM
Trump criticizes Congress over COVID relief bill

Trump criticizes Congress over COVID relief bill

US President calls on both chambers to send a new bill with an increase in stimulus money for Americans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2020, 4:40 AM
Congress reaches deal on COVID-19 relief package

Congress reaches deal on COVID-19 relief package

Republicans and Democrats strike deal on a nearly $900 billion COVID-19 relief package.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2020, 1:20 AM
Republican lawmaker: Remove Tlaib from all congressional committees

Republican lawmaker: Remove Tlaib from all congressional committees

Rep. Guy Reschenthaler calls for removal of Rep. Rashida Tlaib from all committees due to her anti-Israel and anti-Semitic rhetoric.Elad Benari, 12/7/2020, 6:07 AM
Is the Sudan-Israel deal in jeopardy?

Is the Sudan-Israel deal in jeopardy?

New York Times reports Sudan is demanding US Congress approve legislation protecting it from terror-related lawsuits by year's end.Ben Ariel, 12/2/2020, 1:04 AM
The Freedom Squad: 'Natural alliance based on love for America'

The Freedom Squad: 'Natural alliance based on love for America'

Fox News interviews newly-elected Rep congresswoman from NY, who says she and other refugees from Cuba elected to office will fight Dems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 9:46 PM
Congress to consider bill to provide Israel with bunker buster bombs

Congress to consider bill to provide Israel with bunker buster bombs

Bipartisan bill would allow sale of most powerful bombs in US arsenal to Israel in event Iran reaches nuclear breakout point.Gary Willig, 10/27/2020, 3:30 PM
Overwhelming bipartisan support for Abraham Accords

Overwhelming bipartisan support for Abraham Accords

91 senators and 372 house representatives have cosponsored two resolutions supporting the Abraham Accords between Israel, UAE and BahrainYoni Kempinski, 10/22/2020, 3:56 PM
'Israel must maintain a qualitative military edge'

'Israel must maintain a qualitative military edge'

US Rep. Brad Schneider: There's bipartisan consensus in Washington, Israel's security concerns are a top priority on Capitol Hill.Elad Benari, 10/14/2020, 1:00 AM
MK Yaalon briefs US Congress on recent peace deals

MK Yaalon briefs US Congress on recent peace deals

MK Yaalon briefs Congressional Israel Allies Caucus on security implications of recent peace deals and steps toward normalization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2020, 10:07 AM
Congressional candidate Julie Hall, an Air Force Colonel (ret.) who loves America

Congressional candidate Julie Hall, an Air Force Colonel (ret.) who loves America

Julie Hall, contender for Congress in Massachusetts' 4th district is for law and order, decries antisemitism and admires Israel. Op-ed.Angela Van Der Pluym, 9/28/2020, 9:24 PM
'My chances of winning congressional race get better every day'

'My chances of winning congressional race get better every day'

Maryland congressional candidate Kimberly Klacik (R) discusses endorsement from President Trump and state of her Congress race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 8:10 AM
Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Bipartisan group of congressmen block military deals with Turkish government after Turkey purchases Russian S-400 system.Gary Willig, 8/13/2020, 10:58 PM
Rep. Dan Crenshaw: Democrats falling for anti-Israel narrative

Rep. Dan Crenshaw: Democrats falling for anti-Israel narrative

Republican congressman from Texas says Democratic party views world through lens of 'oppressor vs oppressed,' coloring views on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2020, 9:44 PM
Trump vetoes Iran war powers resolution

Trump vetoes Iran war powers resolution

Trump vetoes "insulting" resolution aimed at constraining his ability to take military action against Iran.Elad Benari, 5/7/2020, 12:59 AM
Meet the former Israeli resident now running for Congress

Meet the former Israeli resident now running for Congress

Guido Weiss releases Hebrew political ad in the US, hoping to win over Israeli expats living in south Florida.i24NEWS, 4/27/2020, 10:29 PM
House passes coronavirus relief package

House passes coronavirus relief package

Two days after the Senate, the House of Representatives also passes historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/27/2020, 11:14 PM
Second US lawmaker tests positive for coronavirus

Second US lawmaker tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Ben McAdams of Utah says he tested positive for COVID-19 and is in self-quarantine.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 3:03 AM
Florida congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Florida congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart becomes first member of Congress to announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 1:27 AM
Watch: Rep David Kustoff recites Shema at DC National Prayer Breakfast

Watch: Rep David Kustoff recites Shema at DC National Prayer Breakfast

Jewish representative from Tennessee explains importance of famous Jewish prayer at event attended by President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 4:08 PM
Articles of impeachment delivered to Senate

Articles of impeachment delivered to Senate

Articles of impeachment expected to be formally read to the Senate on Thursday, trial scheduled to open next Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2020, 3:05 AM
House to vote to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran

House to vote to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran

House to vote on resolution to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran without congressional authorization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 3:37 AM
White House formally notifies Congress of Soleimani elimination

White House formally notifies Congress of Soleimani elimination

Pelosi says notification on elimination of top Iranian general "raises more questions than it answers".Ben Ariel, 1/5/2020, 3:38 AM
Rabbi mentions Monsey attack in last Congress prayer of decade

Rabbi mentions Monsey attack in last Congress prayer of decade

Retired Navy chaplain calls on listeners to 'look ahead with hope, but with eyes wide open to prejudice, hatred and terror.'Marcy Oster/JTA, 12/31/2019, 6:49 PM
Rep. Van Drew speaks out for first time after switching parties

Rep. Van Drew speaks out for first time after switching parties

Republican Rep. Jeff Van Drew speaks exclusively to 'Sunday Morning Futures' after leaving the Democratic Party., 12/23/2019, 10:57 PM
Impeachment wrap — no bang for the buck

Impeachment wrap — no bang for the buck

We are experiencing an impeachment attempt led by the ethically challenged. Jack Engelhard, 12/11/2019, 9:34 PM
House Dems release transcripts from impeachment depositions

House Dems release transcripts from impeachment depositions

The two witnesses were on the phone call between Trump and the Ukrainian president; Chad Pergram has the latest., 11/17/2019, 2:11 PM
How’s Congressman Ted Deutch  on Israel?

How’s Congressman Ted Deutch  on Israel?

Congressman Ted Deutch is a true friend of Israel, but his words on the idea of a Palestinian Arab state in Judea and Samaria attest to a lack of knowledge on the ground.Professor Elisha Haas, 11/11/2019, 11:59 AM
Congressmen call out Twitter for allowing Hamas and Hezbollah

Congressmen call out Twitter for allowing Hamas and Hezbollah

Four House members pen letter to Twitter CEO expressing concern over tolerance for 'political wings' of Hamas, Hezbollah terror groups.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/23/2019, 4:33 AM
Congress condemns withdrawal from Syria

Congress condemns withdrawal from Syria

House of Representatives passes measure opposing US withdrawal from northern Syria, abandonment of the Kurds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 10:47 PM
'Good for Arabs to take advantage of 'miracle' Israeli economy'

'Good for Arabs to take advantage of 'miracle' Israeli economy'

Members of Congress speak on Capitol Hill of ‘untold story of hope and opportunity’ for Israelis and PA Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 2:10 PM
AOC and what the heck happened to America?

AOC and what the heck happened to America?

AOC and how anti-Semitism is starting to roll off the tongue. Jack Engelhard, 8/4/2019, 7:56 AM
Only black Republican in US House won't seek reelection

Only black Republican in US House won't seek reelection

Rep. Will Hurt looking to pursue other opportunities after three terms in Congress.AFP, 8/2/2019, 9:14 AM
'Palestinian state is not the solution'

'Palestinian state is not the solution'

Minister Elkin slams Congress' two-state stance in anti-BDS resolution. 'Palestinian state not the solution, but the root of the problem.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2019, 10:18 AM
Trump: Radical Democrats anti-America, anti-Israel, pro-terror

Trump: Radical Democrats anti-America, anti-Israel, pro-terror

US President continues criticism of 4 radical freshmen Congresswomen despite controversy over recent tweets.Gary Willig, 7/16/2019, 3:27 PM
Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump would put Congress above the law

Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump would put Congress above the law

Reaction from Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 12:38 PM
Will the US reinstate funding for 'peace dialogue?'

Will the US reinstate funding for 'peace dialogue?'

AIPAC and J Street support bipartisan effort to restore funds for Israeli-Palestinian peace dialogue.Ron Kampeas, JTA, & Arutz 7, 6/7/2019, 9:29 AM
Lawmakers launch bipartisan congressional black-Jewish caucus

Lawmakers launch bipartisan congressional black-Jewish caucus

Black and Jewish lawmakers from both parties team up to form black-Jewish caucus to promote hate crime laws and battle white supremacy.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 6/4/2019, 7:30 AM
PA calls on Congress to pressure Trump

PA calls on Congress to pressure Trump

PA cabinet leader urges Congress members to pressure President Trump to change his policy toward the PA.Dalit Halevi, 5/31/2019, 4:12 AM
Congress members urge Trump: Safeguard Israel’s interests

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
Pro-BDS imam who compared Israel to Nazis invited to Congress

Pro-BDS imam who compared Israel to Nazis invited to Congress

Democratic-led House of Representatives invites Imam who compared Israel to Nazi Germany, called for 3rd intifada to deliver opening prayer.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/12/2019, 3:58 PM
Anti-Israel legislation submitted to US Congress

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
Congress members call for Israelis to have easier entry into US

Congress members call for Israelis to have easier entry into US

Congress members push to allow Israel full participation in program allowing expedited entry for 'pre-approved, low-risk travelers.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/27/2019, 9:26 PM
Religious groups: Stop weaponizing anti-Semitism

Religious groups: Stop weaponizing anti-Semitism

20 religious groups call on Congress to ‘stop weaponizing anti-Semitism,’ slam ‘cynical’ political rhetoric.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/12/2019, 3:37 PM
Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

The Democratic Party clearly has an anti-Semitism problem, but too many Jewish Democrats have been restrained in their responses. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 4/3/2019, 5:12 AM
Watch: Congressman compares Democrats to Nazis

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
US aid to Israel included in 2020 budget

US aid to Israel included in 2020 budget

Despite cuts elsewhere, US military aid for Israel included in 2020 fiscal plan sent by the White House to Congress.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2019, 6:12 AM
House majority whip walks back defense of Rep Omar

House majority whip walks back defense of Rep Omar

Jim Clyburn had suggested that Omar had a 'more personal' relationship to suffering than children of Holocaust survivors.JTA, 3/10/2019, 7:53 AM
AIPAC: Charges of dual loyalty are anti-Semitic

AIPAC: Charges of dual loyalty are anti-Semitic

AIPAC issues statement after House approves measure broadly condemning anti-Semitism, says US-Israel alliance is a national interest.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2019, 2:45 AM
If there is silence, Jew and Israel hatred grows with amazing speed

If there is silence, Jew and Israel hatred grows with amazing speed

There are some 11 Jewish Democrats in the House. If they remain without vigorously and effectively protesting the filth that spews from Omar’s mouth, then they shall be forever condemned by history. Victor Sharpe, 3/8/2019, 1:03 AM
Ocasio-Cortez defends Ilhan Omar amid anti-Semitism allegations

Ocasio-Cortez defends Ilhan Omar amid anti-Semitism allegations

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticizes lawmakers for 'calling out' Ilhan Omar over recent string of allegedly anti-Semitic comments.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 3/6/2019, 7:47 AM
Watch: Michael Cohen testifies before Congress

Watch: Michael Cohen testifies before Congress

Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, testifies before congressional committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 5:03 PM
Former lawyer calls Trump a 'racist' and a 'con-man'

Former lawyer calls Trump a 'racist' and a 'con-man'

Michael Cohen, former personal attorney to President Trump, delivers testimony to Congress against the president.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 2/27/2019, 3:45 PM
Evangelical leader looks to oust 'pro-Hamas' Ilhan Omar

Evangelical leader looks to oust 'pro-Hamas' Ilhan Omar

Thousands sign petition calling for removal of Minnesota Democrat. "She's Hamas' representative in the US Congress."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 12:21 PM
'Ilhan Omar is waging an unholy war against the Jewish people'

'Ilhan Omar is waging an unholy war against the Jewish people'

Evangelical Christian leader launches campaign to demand Congresswoman Omar's resignation over anti-Semitism. "The Jews don't stand alone."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2019, 2:01 PM