2 hrs ago
Sessions: 'Obama's executive amnesty has already demoralized law enforcement'
While Rep. Steve Israel , the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee stated that they will fight Republicans on their calls to impeach President Obama, Sen. Jeff Sessions on Thursday said Congress cannot adjourn until it fights Obama's executive orders for immigration amnesty .
6 hrs ago
Outside the Beltway
House Votes To Authorize Utterly Pointless Lawsuit Against President Obama
The House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to sue President Obama for overstepping the powers of the presidency - a move that has angered conservatives who call it insufficient, emboldened Democrats who say Republicans are being vengeful, and further eroded much of what is left of bipartisanship on Capitol Hill.
11 hrs ago
The Daily Caller
Israel - The Democrat - Troubled By John Kerry's Remarks On Israel - The Country [VIDEO]
US Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin during joint press conference in the Treaty Room July 29, 2014 after meetings at the State Department in Washington, DC.
11 hrs ago
Netanyahu Says Israel Must Destroy Hamas Tunnels in Gaza
DCCC Chairman Steve Israel says he's concerned with Secretary of State John Kerry's statements about Israel needing to be sensitive in its talks with Hamas.
14 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Speaker Boehner: Democratic fundraiser No. 1
"Explain to me why the core Democrat, the base, would shell out $50, $100, $5,000, whatever you're allowed to give, because they heard there was an impeachment drive on?" MSNBC's Chris Matthews asked me Tuesday night.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Pelosi: Lawsuit first step down 'road to impeachment'
House Democratic leaders wasted no time Wednesday accusing Republicans of voting to sue President Obama as a first step toward their real goal: the impeachment of the Democratic president.
Christian Science Monitor
Why Democrats are campaigning on your student loan debt
There's a trillion-dollar problem facing 37 million Americans - and Democrats are trying to leverage it at the ballot box.
GOP-led House ready to OK lawsuit against Obama
Republicans are ready to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Washington Post
House Democrats have raised $7.6M online since GOP announced plans to sue Obama
Rep. Steve Israel, head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, says Republicans are hurting themselves by threatening lawsuits and impeachment.
Will Speaker move bill on the pope?
With time running out on the Capitol Hill calendar, the lawmakers who crafted the bipartisan measure are getting impatient with Speaker John Boehner .
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The New York Observer
Thousands Descend on Manhattan to Rally for Israel
Thousands of demonstrators and a host of prominent elected officials descended on Manhattan this afternoon to rally for Israel as the Middle Eastern nation continues to trade rocket fire with its Palestinian neighbors.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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The Obama administration is increasingly less inclined to make a deal to allow Edward Snowden to come back to the United States, according to a top National Security Agency official.
NY lawmakers push for airline safety devices
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Steve Israel are asking the Department of Homeland Security, Defense Department and Federal Aviation Administration to consider technologies that would shield commercial aircraft.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Dems eye vacation strategy for 'do-nothing' Congress
House Democrats will use every tool at their disposal to try to keep the Republicans from leaving Washington for the August break, according to a member of the leadership team.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
United Jewish Federation of Tidewater
3 senators urge Obama to let Israel neutralize Hamas ahead of cease-fire
Three senators urged President Obama to ensure that Israel removes Hamas' military threat before a cease-fire is in place.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Top Democrat predicts a " again a " his party can win back the House
Defying virtually all political analysis, the No. 2 House Democrat said his party has "a good shot" at winning enough seats in November to regain control of the House of Representatives.
Stars and Stripes
LI companies pledge to hire more veterans
Meeting at the Melville headquarters of Henry Schein Inc., Long Island's largest public company by revenue, Rep. Steve Israel, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, Long Island Association president Kevin Law, Long Island Federation of Labor president John Durso and 20 company representatives signed the pledge.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
New York Daily News
Congressman revives bill on anti-missile defense for planes
A New York congressman is reintroducing legislation to install anti-missile technologies on U.S. commercial airliners, prompted by the Ukraine air disaster and Hamas rockets in the Gaza crisis.
Long Island attorney faces Israel in NY House race
The tightly contested race to challenge incumbent Democrat Steve Israel in Long Island's 3rd Congressional District appears to have been settled.
The New York Observer
Former Congressman Gary Ackerman Endorses John Liu
Former Congressman Gary Ackerman, who represented a chunk of eastern Queens until 2013, has endorsed John Liu's bid against State Senator Tony Avella.