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US Rep Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) speaks at a rally prior to the Jan. 6 insurrection, 2021

Cawthorn concedes defeat in Republican US House primary in North Carolina

Chuck Edwards, a North Carolina state senator, will now face a Democratic opponent in the Nov. 8 general election.

18/05/2022

'Jewish Rally for Abortion Justice’ held outside US Congress

Over 82% of American Jews support a woman’s right to choose according to a PEW study

Donald Trump endorses incumbent congressman opposed by Republican Jews

Thomas Massie, a Kentucky Republican congressman previously opposed to a Holocaust education bill.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
12/05/2022

Elon Musk says he will reverse Donald Trump's Twitter ban

The future owner of Twitter called the ban imposed on Trump "morally wrong and flat-out stupid."

By REUTERS
10/05/2022

What happens if Roe v. Wade is overturned?

WASHINGTON AFFAIRS: Thirteen states, including Texas, Utah, Arkansas, and Oklahoma, have a so-called “trigger ban” in place, which could go into effect if it is overturned.

Donald Trump testified about fear of being pelted with 'dangerous fruit'

The former US president insisted that tomatoes, pineapples and bananas can be “very dangerous” weapons when used by protesters.

Jewish approval of Biden drops to 63% from 80% last year - poll

Biden’s approval numbers generally have dropped precipitously in the last year, a result of a botched exit from Afghanistan, a persistent pandemic and inflation that his government can’t stem.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
13/04/2022

Deutch’s congressional exit is a win for progressive Democrats - opinion

As a congressman, Deutch was one of 25 House Democrats who opposed the flawed 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal.

By IRIT TRATT
28/03/2022

The US is dismantling its own empire - opinion

It is the Biden administration’s determination to resurrect the Iran nuclear deal that has most convinced Saudis that America is determined to dismantle the regional order that it created.

By Mohammed Alyahya
28/03/2022

Republicans introduce bill opposing a Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem

The non-binding resolution proposed by Republican senators states that the US “should be represented by a single diplomatic mission in Jerusalem.”

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