Congress


Congressmen Move on Hezbollah Arming

A congressional bill that calls for a full-scale investigation of Hezbollah and the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) with the goal of putting a stop to the arming of…

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Senators Introduce New War Powers Resolution

A new resolution from leaders on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to authorize the use of military force overseas is accelerating a debate that Congress has been reluctant to have,…

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Suspicious Package Mailed to Congresswoman’s Office

New Hampshire police are investigating a suspicious package that was delivered to U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter’s Dover office. Dover police tell WMUR-TV the package was delivered to the Democrat’s office…

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Congress Approves Record Sum for Missile Defense

The U.S. Congress has approved a $705 million funding package for Israel’s missile defense systems, the largest such allocation in the history of military aid to Israel. Defense Minister Avigdor…

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Pelosi Is the Wrong Target for Democrats

Democrats on the campaign trail are looking skittish about defending Nancy Pelosi. Others in the House are sounding impatient for a changing of the guard. Pelosi is the wrong target,…

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Taylor Force Act Due to Pass U.S. Congress

Legislation to sharply reduce the annual $300 million in U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority unless it take steps to stop making what lawmakers described as payments that reward violent…

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House Rejects GOP Bill Easing Use of Unproven Drugs

The House rejected legislation Tuesday easing how experimental drugs are provided to people with terminal illnesses, as Democrats calling the bill risky and misleading overcame support from President Donald Trump…

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