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  • Retract Zionism slur, U.S. lawmakers urge Turkey’s Erdogan

    March 13, 2013 | 10:34 am

    Eighty-nine members of the U.S. Congress signed a letter calling on Turkey's prime minister to retract his comments blasting Zionism.

    The lawmakers, representing both houses of Congress and both political parties, sent the one-page letter to Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday to express...

  • Three Dems ask GAO to look into Palestinian fund

    May 8, 2012 | 12:57 pm

    Three Dems ask GAO to look into Palestinian fund

    May 8, 2012

    WASHINGTON (JTA)—Three Democratic lawmakers are asking the General Accountability Office to investigate the scope of U.S. funding for the Palestine Investment Fund.

    Similar to a letter drafted last November, Reps. Ted...

  • Steve Israel named Democratic Congressional campaign chair

    November 22, 2010 | 11:09 am

    Nancy Pelosi named Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) to run the next congressional elections for Democrats.

    Rep. Pelosi (D-Calif.), the outgoing U.S. House of Representatives speaker, was elected minority leader last week after Democrats lost as many as 60 seats and the House in midterm...