US Senate tables resolution to assess Israeli human rights violations

The US Senate voted Tuesday night to table Resolution 504, which requested information on Israel’s human rights practices and the US government’s actions in supporting the Israeli government.  Senators voted in favor of tabling the resolution 72 to 11.  Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, introduced the […]

Kansas state legislature passes pro-Israel resolution amid Gaza war

The Kansas State Senate and House of Representatives used their first official act of the 2024 legislative agenda to pass a pro-Israel sentiment and pledge support for Israel after the October 7 massacre. The Kansas legislative bodies adopted a measure rejecting rising antisemitism impacting Jewish communities worldwide. Resolution HR 6030 officially condemns the brutal […]

Republicans propose resolution to censure Rashida Tlaib

Georgia Republicans Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene and Congressman Rich McCormick proposed resolutions to censure Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) for, what they claim, advancing antisemitic rhetoric, sympathizing with the Hamas terror organization, and spreading false narratives. Tlaib is frequently at the center of similar accusations, having been sharply castigated earlier this month by Israeli-Jewish author […]

Pro-Israel resolution is first act from new US House leader

Pro-Israel resolution is first act from new US House leader

Speaker Mike Johnson called up a resolution supporting Israel in his first action as leader of the US House of Representatives on Wednesday, after a three-week leadership vacuum that left the Republican-led chamber unable to respond to the Middle East crisis. “The first bill I’m going to bring to this floor in a little […]