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Jewish Republican Loses Primary to Tea Party

Jewish Republican Loses Primary to Tea Party

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor loses the GOP Virginia primary to Dave Brat, who said Cantor wasn't conservative enough.Elad Benari, 11/06/2014 04:44
Lawmakers Call on Obama to Suspend Aid to PA

Lawmakers Call on Obama to Suspend Aid to PA

Obama called to suspend financial aid to the PA in the wake of the formation of the Hamas-Fatah government.Elad Benari, 03/06/2014 05:13
Republicans Outraged by Kerry's Apartheid Comments

Republicans Outraged by Kerry's Apartheid Comments

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says Kerry should apologize for apartheid comments, while Ted Cruz says Kerry should resign.Elad Benari, 29/04/2014 03:46
China Urged to Allow Synagogue Access

China Urged to Allow Synagogue Access

Amid Jewish revival in China, US House Majority Leader to advocate for religious freedom during state visit.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2014 10:43
Reps. Cantor, Hoyer: Deny Iran Nukes

Reps. Cantor, Hoyer: Deny Iran Nukes

Any final agreement with Iran must dismantle its nuclear infrastructure, congressmen tell AIPAC 2014.Gil Ronen, 04/03/2014 14:13
Prominent US Jews At Auschwitz Vow 'Never Forget'

Prominent US Jews At Auschwitz Vow 'Never Forget'

US House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and billionaire Stewart Rahr visit 'worst place on earth,' vow to apply lessons.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 30/01/2014 18:31
Peres Hosts GOP Representatives

Peres Hosts GOP Representatives

The sanctions against Iran are important in the struggle against its becoming a nuclear state, Peres tells Eric Cantor.Elad Benari, 14/08/2013 06:42
To Eric Cantor: Are Killers of US Citizens on the List?

To Eric Cantor: Are Killers of US Citizens on the List?

US House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is coming to Israel tonight. He should be asking Peres and Netanyahu: Are killers of Americans among the felons to be released?David Bedein, Israel Resource News Agency, 11/08/2013 07:08
Torah and Hanukkah Unite Reps. Cantor and Shultz

Torah and Hanukkah Unite Reps. Cantor and Shultz

Torah and Hanukkah combined their strength to bring together rival Reps. Cantor and Schultz for completion of a “unity” Torah scroll. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/12/2012 14:55
Mitt Romney Forms Jewish American Coalition

Mitt Romney Forms Jewish American Coalition

Days after returning from his trip to Israel, Mitt Romney formed a Jewish American coalition in an effort to bolster his bid for presidency.Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/08/2012 13:17
GOP Leaders: Obama Announcement 4 Years Too Late

GOP Leaders: Obama Announcement 4 Years Too Late

Republican leaders have criticized an announcement made Monday that if President Obama were to get re-elected, he would visit Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld , 24/07/2012 08:01
Eric Cantor: Obama Trying to 'Micromanage' Israel

Eric Cantor: Obama Trying to 'Micromanage' Israel

Addressing AIPAC, House Majority Leader accused Obama of sending “mixed messages” to Israel’s enemies.Rachel Hirshfeld, 06/03/2012 12:14
Cantor: Israel Most Loyal Ally

Cantor: Israel Most Loyal Ally

Eric Cantor, the majority leader in the House of Representatives, addressed the attendees of the AIPAC conference in Washington.Fern Sidman, INN NY Correspondent, 23/05/2011 01:12
Cantor Flexes Muscles for Israel

Cantor Flexes Muscles for Israel

Republican Eric Cantor, set to be new majority leader in Congress, met with Netanyahu and vowed to “check” Obama. Washington liberals are upset.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 14/11/2010 17:21
Cantor to be Majority Leader

Cantor to be Majority Leader

Jewish Congressman Eric Cantor is set to be the new GOP majority leader in the House of Representatives, where he will remain the party’s lone Jew.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/11/2010 00:12
Fuss on ’Foreign Aid’ to Israel

Fuss on ’Foreign Aid’ to Israel

Jewish Republican Eric Cantor, likely to be the next House Majority Leader, causes uproar by saying funds for Israel are not “foreign aid.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/10/2010 22:35
Secular Towns, Traditional Music

Secular Towns, Traditional Music

Jewish cantorial music is picking up in the least likely locations: the secular kibbutzim of the Galilee.Hillel Fendel, 22/12/2009 22:48