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AIPAC PAC to back Liz Cheney despite her criticism of endorsements

Cheney has been a prominent pro-Israel figure since her days during the George W. Bush administration.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
30/04/2022

Lawmaker who referenced Hitler says Trump supports Ortagus because she's Jewish

"Senator Niceley should be ashamed of his repeated antisemitic rhetoric," said Ortagus.

20/04/2022
National Harbor, Maryland

Jewish doctor takes on Santa Claus, Sarah Palin in Alaska House race

It’s Jew vs. Santa Claus — and 48 others — in Alaska’s carnivalesque special House election.

By ANDREW LAPIN/JTA
07/04/2022
House impeachment manager and Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) sits in his seat read

All 25 Jewish House Democrats blast Amnesty head’s comments on Israel

Paul O’Brien defended Amnesty’s recent report designating Israel as an “apartheid” state.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
15/03/2022
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Jewish groups, Israeli officials praise House passage of Iron Dome funds

The US House of Representatives approved a package that included $1 billion for Iron Dome replenishment.

US House approves $1 billion for Iron Dome replenishment

A vote on the bill is expected in the upcoming days. The Iron Dome funding has been stalled for six months.

House cmt'ee pushes bill for $500m. for Nonprofit Security Grant Program

Since the antisemitic terrorist attack on Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas, numerous Jewish organizations have urged Congress to double the Nonprofit Security Grants Program budget.

‘Christian veterans’ harrass Jewish Democrat over COVID laws

The ordeal started when state Rep. Casey Weinstein, a Democrat from Hudson, Ohio, was confronted at his home Jan. 23 by a group of around 35 men.

By STEPHEN LANGEL/JTA , RON KAMPEAS/JTA , ANDREW LAPIN/JTA
15/02/2022

Historic shofar blast blows a wake-up call to Georgia state legislators

Rabbi Larry Sernovitz of Georgia made history Tuesday when he blew a shofar in the legislature, a first for the state legislature.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
11/02/2022

After Colleyville, House committee holds a hearing on nonprofit security grants

Since the Colleyville attack, numerous Jewish organizations urged Congress to double the Nonprofit Security Grants Program budget.

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