AIPAC and the American Jewish Committee argue that foreign assistance, set for a 31 percent cut, is essential to national security needs.
By Marcy Oster
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul called for a reduction of foreign assistance during a visit to Israel. More ▸
By Ron Kampeas
If U.S. aid to Egypt is cut amid deteriorating relations between Washington and Cairo, a crucial lever of U.S. influence in the region would be gone, with implications not just for Israel-Egypt relations but for America’s ability to contain Iran. More ▸
Calls are growing in Congress to reconsider U.S. aid to Egypt. More ▸