December 11, 2012 9:43pm
Outgoing Sen. Joseph Lieberman was awarded the National Intelligence Distinguished Public Service Medal for “extraordinary service to the nation.”
December 11, 2012 3:44pm
Incoming and outgoing leaders of the House Foreign Affairs Committee are circulating a letter calling on President Obama to close the Washington office of the PLO.
December 10, 2012 7:35pm
The Anti-Defamation League welcomed an FBI report showing a decrease in hate crimes over the past 10 years but said there were still “far too many” such crimes.
December 10, 2012 7:25pm
Three former high-ranking U.S. foreign policy advisers agree that if Iran does not halt its suspected nuclear weapons program by the end of 2013, the United States or Israel will act militarily.
December 10, 2012 7:03pm
More than half the members of the U.S. Senate have signed on to a resolution urging the European Union to designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization and levy sanctions.
December 6, 2012 6:14pm
Three U.S. senators sent a letter to the Czech Republic ambassador thanking his country for standing with Israel when the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly voted to elevate the Palestinians’ status.
December 6, 2012 4:17pm
More than 275 rabbis signed on to a letter to Congress urging the lawmakers to end tax cuts for those earning more than $250,000 a year.
December 4, 2012 5:57pm
Two U.S. senators are calling on Cuba to immediately and unconditionally release Jewish-American contractor Alan Gross from a military hospital there.
December 3, 2012 3:02pm
Jewish-American contractor Alan Gross asked the U.S. government to sign a non-belligerency pact with Cuba in an effort to obtain his release from a military hospital there.
November 29, 2012 3:12pm
Charitable contributions supporting social safety are “more important today than ever,” the Jewish Federations of North America said in a statement opposing any reduction in tax deductibility for the gifts.
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