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"Bernie and I have been friends a long time. We fight for the same issues," Warren said.
Elan Carr, the US special envoy for monitoring and combating antisemitism, also weighed in on the upcoming 75th anniversary, saying that there are three “primary sources” of hatred toward Jews.
The Sanders campaign has refused to back down.
"We are on strong legal footing. The president has done nothing wrong, and we believe that will be borne out in this process," sources have said.
The Virginia Senate passed bills to require background checks on all firearms sales, limit handgun purchases to one a month, and restore local governments' right to ban weapons from public spaces.
Pulley often condemned “[US President Jimmy] Carter’s war drive against the Iranian people,” claiming the US “was on the brink of war with Iran.”
“This is the same guy who watched antisemites, their veins bulging, coming out of fields, literally carrying torches,” Biden said, referring to the deadly neo-Nazi protests in 2017.
The letter sent Thursday was signed by 32 moderate Democrats, many who represent districts won by Trump in 2016. Trump’s restrictions on immigration impact migrants from a number of Muslim countries.
The White House also said Jane Raskin, one of Trump's private lawyers, and Eric Herschmann, another former independent counsel, would be on the president's legal team.
The Supreme Court will take up appeals in two cases involving electors who decided to vote in the Electoral College process for someone other than Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016.
Dalia al-Aquidi is tired of Ilhan Omar playing identity politics. "Muslims, Christians, Jews are all Americans," she said.
Speaking to reporters at the White House, Trump called the whole impeachment process a "big hoax."
The Democratic-led House of Representatives on Wednesday sent two formal charges against Trump to the Republican-led Senate.
The poll interviewed 700 likely caucusgoers between January 2 and January 8.
The Democratic president hopeful was appalled by Kennedy's position on the Cuban Revolution.
Sanders disputed that claim before and during the debate but Warren insists it's true.
"This is not the time for thoughts and prayers. We need resources and action," said Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League.
"The cops are going to be the ones that are getting f***ing beaten in Milwaukee."
“The emphasis is on litigation. The emphasis is on comfort level in the court room,” Pelosi said.
"Right now... we have a president who is lying again and could drag us into a war that is even worse than the war in Iraq."
Unlike laws in the 1970s, the bill does not include criminal penalties, but it preserves the earlier laws’ monetary punishment.
Warren has been uncharacteristically silent about her foreign policy, delivering only one speech and an article about it in the year or so she’s been campaigning.
The Senate is expected to acquit Trump, as none of its 53 Republicans have voiced support for ousting him, a step that would require a two-thirds majority in the 100-member Senate.
"It's a mess" say local democrats, as the four front runners cluster in the polls.
People are outraged as Trump retweets a doctored photo depicting Sen. Chuck Schumer in a turban and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wearing a hijab standing in front of the Iranian flag.
Rose, a Jewish army veteran, is one of at least nine Democrats with national security backgrounds who flipped seats from Republican to Democratic in the 2018 presidential election.
Gene Steinberg was born and raised barely an hour outside New York City, but well into adulthood he could barely speak the language of his native country.
Senators, community leaders, supporting quadrupling security grants program for houses of worship
The New Jersey Democrat had immediately been seen as a top contender when he launched his campaign in February 2019.
Republican governor Greg Abbott has written to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to opt out of the refugee resettlement scheme, arguing that Texans should take priority for public spending.
Omar has slammed Trump for imposing sanctions upon the Iranian regime, yet was happy to introduce a House resolution in support of the antisemitic Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.
New Hampshire will hold the second primary contest in February and victory in the state has historically helped fuel candidate momentum.
The spat underscores the rising stakes for Warren, Sanders and the 11 other Democrats seeking their party's nod to take on Republican President Donald Trump in November's election.
Iran has complicated the picture even more.
The organization was originally founded by Medea Benjamin and Jodie Evans in 2002, the former of whom is herself Jewish, and is known for protesting pro-Israel events on Capitol Hill.
The two are distantly related, a 2017 episode of 'finding your roots' revealed.
The billionaire has pledged to fund 500 staffers across the country to work for the Democratic nominee, whoever it is.
Divisions are forming among a close-knit group of nine Democrats over American policy on Iran.
In the interview, the president also criticized Ilhan Omar: "She hates Israel. She hates Jewish People."
The Jewish writer and self-help guru made the announcement in a message to supporters on Friday, The New York Times reported.
Three Republican congressmen, reps. Ted Budd from North Carolina, Lee Zeldin from New York and David Kustoff from Tennessee, introduced H. Res. 782 to combat antisemitism in the United States.
A bill formalizing the figure gained support from both Republican and Democratic senators.
Rep. Jim Banks called Omar's PTSD comments a "disgrace," and "offensive to our nation's veterans who really do have PTSD after putting their life on the line to keep America safe."
Facebook is struggling to quell criticism of its ads policies. In particular it has come under fire after it exempted politicians' ads from fact-checking standards applied to other content.
Bloomberg, the former New York City mayor and billionaire media mogul, is financing his run for president out of his own pocket.
"Members of Congress have serious, urgent concerns about the Administration's decision to engage in hostilities against Iran and about its lack of strategy moving forward," Pelosi said.
Bloomberg, a late entrant in the Democratic contest to take on President Donald Trump in the November election, said nominating someone without business experience would help Trump.
The draft was last in effect in 1973 and the military has been an all-volunteer force since then.
Cuomo cut the man free from the seatbelt and helped him climb out of the vehicle.
Bolton strongly objected to an effort by Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, to pressure Kiev outside of regular diplomatic channels, according to witnesses
Finishing her first year in Congress, the leader of "The Squad" looks back on the hate against her, as well as the vocal support she's received.
Celebrity endorsements don't usually make or break an election, but Judge Judy could be an exception.
Chafee will make his formal announcement at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on Wednesday, Cooke told the Providence Journal.
While a serving US president usually needs Congress to officially declare war, the US has not declared war against any nation since 1942
"I believe there was a threat, but the question of how imminent is still one I want answered," Senator Mark Warner said.
US Senator for Texas Ted Cruz: Killing Soleimani was long-overdue justice for Israeli allies who have suffered from terrorism at the hands of Hezbollah terrorists commanded by IRGC Quds Force.
The peace team originally planned to roll out the political part of the plan last summer but decided to wait until a new government in Israel is sworn in.
The Jewish Telegraphic Agency has sent five questions on antisemitism and Jewish issues to all of the registered American presidential candidates from both parties.
Campaign manager Faiz Shakir said Sanders' "grassroots movement" showed he was he best placed candidate to defeat Trump.
The normally reserved and mild-mannered Roberts, 64, will have the largely symbolic role of presiding officer, with senators casting the crucial votes.
Pompeo’s rise as a central figure in the US-Israel relationship comes as US President Donald Trump seems to be distancing himself from Netanyahu.
In the unlikely event he is found guilty, Trump would be removed from office.
Speaking at an event in Exeter, New Hampshire, the former vice president added that he "can't think of one right now."
“This is not an exaggeration: Mr. Lewis has transformed our country through his struggle and leadership,” said Jonathan Greenblatt, the Anti-Defamation League’s CEO.
The hearing would focus on increase of "antisemitic domestic terrorism attacks."
Bolton sent an email to subscribers on Sunday, asking supporters to contribute to the institution, citing what he described as censorship in social media.
Napp Nazworth resigned over the Christian Post's plans to criticize Christianity Today for its anti-Trump editorial.
Ross Garber, a Washington lawyer specializing in impeachment proceedings, said it was "incredibly unlikely" that Republican senators would back an effort to push for Biden's testimony.
“At this point in time, we do not yet have the necessary level of robustness in our process, systems and tools to responsibly validate and review this content,” Spotify said in a statement.
Any response will have regional impact that can affect Syria, Israel and the Gulf
The Federal recognition is a first for the century old community of Montana Chippewa Native Americans.
The two men were spotted by reporters chatting at a Christmas Eve dinner at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach. The White House did not comment on the conversation.
An editor at 'The Christian Post' announced on twitter he is leaving the paper: "They decided to publish an editorial that positions them on Team Trump."
Bloomberg entered the Democratic presidential race in November and is vying against candidates such as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders.
'I think that if the president is calling me crazy, that's good. It'd be a problem if he said he agreed with me, because he has a lot of issues,' Ocasio-Cortez said in the interview.
Miller responded to the letter sent on Friday by 25 Jewish Democratic House members urging President Donald Trump to dismiss Miller, focusing on his hard-line views on immigration.
"There is a reasonable basis to proceed with an investigation into the situation in Palestine, pursuant to Article 53(1) of the [Rome] Statute," ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said on Friday.
In a statement, CAMERA slammed the inclusion of Sarsour on the list, and accused Elle's editors of publishing a piece without thoroughly vetting it.
In a letter published on Sunday by the Christian Post, the faith leaders wrote their own editorial “to express dissatisfaction” from the editorial that was featured by Christianity Today.
For the third time in the Republic’s history, the US House of Representatives impeached a president.
“Weaponizing antisemitism is incredibly dangerous – by muddying the waters, we are no longer able to see and fight against the real anti-Semites in our midst,” the letter reads.
Secretary of Defense Mark Esper: “Maintaining American dominance in that domain is now the mission of the United States Space Force”
"No President has done more for the evangelical community, and it’s not even close," Trump tweeted.
Trump stands little chance of being convicted by the Republican-controlled Senate, which is due to take up the two impeachment charges that the Democratic-controlled House passed in a historic vote.
Speaking at the sixth Democratic debate in Los Angeles, the Vermont senator also said that regarding US foreign policy, "It's not just being pro-Israel. We must be pro-Palestinian, as well."
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in Congress, had been initially hesitant to bring impeachment charges against Trump because she was concerned there would not be enough public support.
Polls show most Israelis appreciate Trump even as the majority of American Jews cannot stomach him
A spokesman told The Washington Post that the inclusion of the mythical African nation from the universe of Marvel superheroes was a mistake made as part of a test officials were running.
"During that sham trial, Pontius Pilate afforded more rights to Jesus than Democrats have afforded this president in this process," the lawmaker said.
"They're the ones who should be impeached, every one of them," he said of Democrats.
Representative Tulsi Gabbard, who represents a safely Democratic district in Hawaii, voted "present" on both charges.
The only impact the process could have is if Trump tries to change the conversation around America by focusing on foreign policy.
Weather forecasts predict freezing temperatures in the Ciudad Juarez-El Paso area through the weekend.
The event will take place on January 23, 2020, with the participation of dozens of world leaders.