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Congress blocks Iran-Boeing agreement

Congress blocks Iran-Boeing agreement

House of Representatives passes amendments authored by Rep. Peter Roskam to block the sales of Boeing and Airbus aircraft to Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 08/07/2016 23:05
US task force: 'Never again’

US task force: 'Never again’

Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism commemorates Holocaust victims and survivors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2016 19:47
No dollars for Ayatollahs, urge American lawmakers

No dollars for Ayatollahs, urge American lawmakers

American lawmakers introduce bill prohibiting President Obama from providing Iran direct or indirect access to the financial system.Ben Ariel, Canada, 23/04/2016 00:46
US Reps urge funding for Israeli missile programs

US Reps urge funding for Israeli missile programs

Representatives call on Congress to focus funding for joint US-Israeli anti-missile defense programs and anti-tunnel project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2016 14:39
Watch: Meet the man leading Congress's war on BDS

Watch: Meet the man leading Congress's war on BDS

Congressman Peter Roskam speaks with Arutz Sheva about his efforts to combat BDS.Ari Soffer, 21/03/2016 19:16
Congress to EU: Declare Hezbollah a terror group

Congress to EU: Declare Hezbollah a terror group

Congress members urge EU to do as Gulf states and outlaw both military and political branches of Hezbollah, to actually harm the terrorists.Ari Yashar, 10/03/2016 19:31
Roskam demands Kerry reject Israel critcism

Roskam demands Kerry reject Israel critcism

Peter Roskam says Dan Shapiro's 'troubling' remarks will only serve to 'empower' those who seek to 'delegitimize and marginalize' Israel.Cynthia Blank, 20/01/2016 22:06
'Obama should have apologized in State of Union'

'Obama should have apologized in State of Union'

Congressman lets Obama know what speech should have included - like Israel, and more than a 'passing reference' to Iran.Ari Yashar, 13/01/2016 07:37
US Reps slam EU's 'boycott' labeling scheme

US Reps slam EU's 'boycott' labeling scheme

Bipartisan House members table resolution condemning EU for 'encouraging boycott of all Israeli goods,' in ploy for 'one-sided concessions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2015 18:06
Congressmen demand US stop EU labeling

Congressmen demand US stop EU labeling

Bipartisan letter urges US Trade Representative to use new anti-BDS law against EU discrimination, which 'attempts to impose borders.'Ari Yashar, 13/11/2015 07:35
Congressmen Debunk Obama's Iran Deal 'Myths'

Congressmen Debunk Obama's Iran Deal 'Myths'

Roskam and Pompeo strike down Obama administration's claims regarding secret side deals between Iran and IAEA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2015 00:01
House Passes Bill to Restart Iran Deal Review

House Passes Bill to Restart Iran Deal Review

After Senate move to block deal fails, House calls to restart review, accusing Obama of breaching Review Act with secret side deals.Ari Yashar, 11/09/2015 08:06
Lapid Meets Congressman Over US-Israel Ties

Lapid Meets Congressman Over US-Israel Ties

Yesh Atid chairman expresses solidarity with Republicans during meeting with delegation headed by Peter Roskam.Hezki Baruch, 19/08/2015 18:28
Congressman Roskam: Obama's 'Deal or War' is False

Congressman Roskam: Obama's 'Deal or War' is False

After getting majority on anti-deal resolution, Roskam on TV notes Obama said 'no deal better than bad deal,' until he made a 'bad deal.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2015 18:59
Roskam Confident He'll Get Veto-Proof Majority

Roskam Confident He'll Get Veto-Proof Majority

In just 2 weeks, 218-member House majority backs resolution against Iran deal; sponsor says it has good chance of beating Obama's veto.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2015 14:21
Congressman's Legislation Condemns Iran Deal

Congressman's Legislation Condemns Iran Deal

Congressman Peter Roskam introduces legislation, backed by 171 co-sponsors, which condemns the deal with Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 18/07/2015 00:12
Congressman: State Dept. Warped US Policy

Congressman: State Dept. Warped US Policy

Roskam slams State Dept. for not defending Israel from BDS in Judea-Samaria, accuses it of 'prejudging peace process outcomes.'Ari Yashar, 01/07/2015 20:48
Congress: Millions in Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Congress: Millions in Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Bipartisan move secures hundreds of millions in funds for Israeli short- and long-range missile defense systems.Ari Soffer, 14/06/2015 10:37
US Congressman Demands France Denounce Orange

US Congressman Demands France Denounce Orange

Congressman Roskam urges Hollande to take action, noting boycott is part of 'economic attack' against Israel.Ari Yashar, 04/06/2015 22:49
J-Street Trying to Prevent Anti-BDS Legislation

J-Street Trying to Prevent Anti-BDS Legislation

J-Street joins anti-Israel groups in unsuccessful attempt to scupper legislation which would deal a death blow to BDS in America.Ari Soffer, 12/05/2015 22:25
S-300 Will Block US Strike on Nuclear Facilities

S-300 Will Block US Strike on Nuclear Facilities

Bipartisan letter warns Kerry Russia's sale to Iran will remove US military threat, shows Russia can't be trusted in nuclear talks.Ari Yashar, 14/04/2015 21:58
Congressman Backs Netanyahu in Slamming Deal

Congressman Backs Netanyahu in Slamming Deal

Congressman Roskam says coming year 'pivotal' in stopping Iranian nuke, presents Bibi with painting by his wife.Ari Yashar, 03/03/2015 19:48
US 'Playing into Iran's Hands' in Nuclear Talks

US 'Playing into Iran's Hands' in Nuclear Talks

Senior US Congressman says Obama admin 'playing into the hands of the Iranians' in nuclear talks - but insists Congress can fight back.Ari Soffer, 25/11/2014 20:29
Congress Urged to Increase Military Aid to Israel

Congress Urged to Increase Military Aid to Israel

Bipartisan request to House committee cites increased threat from Hezbollah, Iran; notes aid 'in America's interest'.Ari Soffer, 06/04/2014 14:03
US Bill: Academic Boycott? No Federal Funding

US Bill: Academic Boycott? No Federal Funding

Bipartisan bill introduced Thursday revokes funding for US academic institutions boycotting Israel, 'admonishes anti-Semitism.'Ari Yashar, 07/02/2014 09:57
The Battle to Restore US Foreign Policy 'Backbone'

The Battle to Restore US Foreign Policy 'Backbone'

Congressman fronts bipartisan effort to stop 'dangerous' shift in US policy, says Obama no longer interested in preventing nuclear Iran.Ari Soffer, 05/01/2014 17:20