Netanyahu basks in Congress invitation, but may shake U.S. ties

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in his office in Jerusalem January 4, 2015.

Netanyahu basks in Congress invitation, but may shake U.S. ties | Reuters >by: Luke Baker | 01/23/2015 19:08 CET | RePost: 01/25/2015 4:45:30 AM| JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to accept an invitation to address the U.S. Congress just days before Israel’s parliamentary election offers him invaluable pre-vote publicity, but may also have shaken the balance of U.S.-Israel ties. John Boehner, the Republican speaker of the House of Representatives, […]

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Spotlight Dave Johnson: Republicans Say ‘My Way And No Highways’

Republicans Say ‘My Way And No Highways’ By Dave Johnson | May 8, 2013 Campaign for America’s Future Blog | Re-post May 9, 2013 DLU|  Republicans are refusing to do their part in governing the country. They say “do it our way or we won’t let anything get done at all.” Their agenda is all ideology, all the time (and of course helping the wealthy). As a result We the […]

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Spotlight: US Sequestration

Sequestration News Spurs Calls To Congress From Irate Constituents (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) >By Thomas Ferraro |Reuters  |  Posted: 03/02/2013 2:24 pm EST WASHINGTON, March 2 (Reuters) – The U.S. Congress is getting an earful about the big spending cuts beginning to hit government services from worried and irate constituents, including one senator’s own spouse. Democratic Senator Thomas Carper of Delaware said his wife, “my most important constituent,” asked […]

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Spotlight: US Sequestration

Sequestration News Spurs Calls To Congress From Irate Constituents (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) >By Thomas Ferraro |Reuters  |  Posted: 03/02/2013 2:24 pm EST WASHINGTON, March 2 (Reuters) – The U.S. Congress is getting an earful about the big spending cuts beginning to hit government services from worried and irate constituents, including one senator’s own spouse. Democratic Senator Thomas Carper of Delaware said his wife, “my most important constituent,” asked […]

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