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Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, defender of Israel, to retire

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, defender of Israel, to retire

Florida Representative and staunch defender of Israel and the rights of Holocaust survivors, to retire from US Congress.JTA, 01/05/2017 16:16
Lawmakers to UNESCO: Stop delegitimizing Israel

Lawmakers to UNESCO: Stop delegitimizing Israel

Ted Cruz and Ros-Lehtinen denounce UNESCO for considering another anti-Israel resolution.Elad Benari, 01/05/2017 06:13
U.S. lawmakers: Do not rewrite Jerusalem's history

U.S. lawmakers: Do not rewrite Jerusalem's history

Ros-Lehtinen and Cruz lead bipartisan effort urging UNESCO to reject resolution describing the Temple Mount as holy Muslim site.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/10/2016 20:49
Congress urges Obama to up military aid to Israel

Congress urges Obama to up military aid to Israel

Resolution 729 calls to expedite completion of new, long-term Memorandum of Understanding on US military aid to Israel.Ilana Shneider, 18/05/2016 18:15
House committee blasts PA over incitement

House committee blasts PA over incitement

House Foreign Affairs Committee passes resolution condemning PA incitement, urges State Department to monitor the PA.Ben Ariel, 23/10/2015 04:14
US Resolution Against Rampant PA Incitement

US Resolution Against Rampant PA Incitement

Resolution to the House details PA anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement in violation of 'Oslo II,' and demands actions to counter it.Ari Yashar, 16/06/2015 17:12
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 Slam Obama for Castro Handshake

Republicans Slam Obama for Castro Handshake

"Neville Chamberlain shook hands with Hitler," notes John McCain after President Obama shakes hands with Cuban dictator.Elad Benari, 11/12/2013 03:15
AIPAC-Sponsored Bill could Save Israel Aid

AIPAC-Sponsored Bill could Save Israel Aid

Designation of Israel as a “major strategic ally” would move the aid into the Pentagon budget.Gil Ronen, 05/03/2013 14:14
Official On Payroll After Benghazi 'Resignation'

Official On Payroll After Benghazi 'Resignation'

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen slammed State Dept. over report that officials who were said to have resigned over Benghazi are still on payroll. Rachel Hirshfeld , 28/12/2012 01:15
U.S. Unblocks Aid to Palestinian Authority

U.S. Unblocks Aid to Palestinian Authority

Two Republicans in the House of Representatives release restrictions on the disbursement of U.S. assistance to the PA.Elad Benari, 25/03/2012 03:47