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Jackson Richman is the Washington Correspondent for Jewish News Syndicate.

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January 20, 2021 10:42 am

Florida State University Student Senate to Vote on BDS Resolution - Florida State University’s student senate is scheduled to vote on a resolution on Wednesday that calls on the university to divest from companies...

January 17, 2021 11:54 am

Ophthalmologist Elected to Congress Clearly Sees Import of US-Israel Relationship - Following a district-wide recount, Republican Iowa State Sen. Mariannette Miller-Meeks won one of the closest races for a federal office in American history,...

January 8, 2021 10:28 am

Debate Over Qatar: Is Blockade-Ending Move Positive for Middle East? - Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates ended their three-and-a-half-year blockade against Qatar on Tuesday—a move whose implications appear to have...

December 31, 2020 10:41 am

Iowa’s Ashley Hinson Supports Israel Through ‘Faith, Family and Freedom’ - Ashley Hinson, a Republican state representative in Iowa, flipped the seat in the US House of Representatives belonging to the state’s 1st Congressional...

December 30, 2020 10:49 am

Georgia Candidates for Senate Trade Jabs on Israel, Antisemitism - The US Senate runoffs in Georgia to take place on Jan. 5 have expectedly generated intense national interest and already become the most...

December 24, 2020 10:55 am

Utah’s Blake Moore: Driven by Beliefs in Mormonism, Democracy, Civil Rights - Blake Moore, a Republican, easily defeated Democrat Darren Parry, 69.6 percent to 30.4 percent, respectively, in the US House of Representatives race in...

December 22, 2020 10:42 am

Staunch Gun Advocate Lauren Boebert Ready to Defend Israel in Congress - Lauren Boebert, a high-school dropout, defeated Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush in the Nov. 3 US House of Representatives race in Colorado’s 3rd Congressional...

December 18, 2020 10:50 am

‘We Will Stand Very Firm With Israel,’ Says Incoming Alabama Rep. Jerry Carl - Jerry Carl, a Republican, easily defeated Democrat James Averhart in the US House of Representatives race on Nov. 3 in Alabama’s 1st Congressional...

December 16, 2020 11:04 am

Michigan Businesswoman Turned Legislator Lisa McClain Points to Dangerous Iran Policies - Lisa McClain will join the record-number of Republican women elected this year to the US House of Representatives following her landslide victory over...

December 11, 2020 10:54 am

Incoming Florida Rep. Byron Donalds Touts US Relationship With Israel - Byron Donalds was elected to the US House of Representatives on Nov. 3 from Florida’s 19th Congressional District, succeeding retiring Republican Rep. Francis...

December 11, 2020 9:24 am

Jewish, Pro-Israel Groups React to Morocco Agreeing to Normalize Ties With Israel - Jewish and pro-Israel groups reacted positively to Morocco’s announcement on Thursday of its intention to normalize ties with Israel. It’s the fourth normalization deal...

December 10, 2020 11:01 am

Elliott Abrams: ‘There is No Reason to Make All Sorts of Concessions to Iran’ - Elliott Abrams is no stranger to Washington, specifically US foreign policy, having served in the Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush and Donald Trump...

December 9, 2020 10:25 am

From Homeless to Congress, Florida’s Kat Cammack is Ready to Stand With Israel - In addition to Kat Cammack being one of a record number of Republican women elected to Congress this past election, she will serve...

December 6, 2020 11:52 am

US Supreme Court to Hear Two Cases Related to Holocaust Restitution - The US Supreme Court will hear two cases on Dec. 7 related to the issue of Holocaust restitution. The court will decide if the...


New Report Shines Light on Endemic Nature of Antisemitism in France

An in-depth study of antisemitism in France has revealed that the vast majority of French Jews — 74 percent — have experienced some form of "antisemitic behavior during their lives,...


Israel Home to 165,800 Holocaust Survivors, 90% Over Age 80

i24 News – Israel is home to 165,800 Holocaust survivors, 90 percent of whom are over 80 years old, according to a report released on Wednesday by the Labor and...

Middle East

UAE Discussing Defense Upgrade After Houthi Attacks: Envoy to UN

The United Arab Emirates may upgrade its defensive capabilities after missile attacks by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group, while continuing diplomacy with Tehran to reduce regional tensions, a senior UAE diplomat...

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