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America Proud to Be Israel's Ally

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, delivered the following remarks on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to a joint meeting of Congress (remarks as prepared for delivery): "Mr. President, th... Read More

Obstructor in Chief

President Obama says he wants to work with Congress: "I'm eager to work with the new Congress to make the next two years as productive as possible." Yet he's already vetoed one bipartisan bill this year and issued another 13 veto threats on bills designed to help ... Read More

Joint Meeting of Congress with His Excellency Binyamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel

The Senate will convene at 9:45 am.  Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 10:30 am, with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each, with the time equally divided, and with the Majority controlling... Read More

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) Delivers Weekly GOP Address On The President's Budget

In the Weekly Republican Address, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio says President Obama failed to make the tough choices in his federal budget blueprint for fiscal year 2016, proposing $1 trillion in higher spending and $8.5 trillion in new debt. "Instead of proposing polices tha... Read More

RT @McConnellPress: For a more behind-the-scenes view of the Majority Leader's office, make sure to follow @SenateMajLdr on Instagram. http
Senate Republicans are continuing to fight for #KeystoneXL jobs and energy. http://t.co/Z6zcv8GDgN
GOP senators in the Capitol Rotunda on their way to @netanyahu's address to Congress. http://t.co/lYBwZAI31L
WATCH: Prime Minister Benjamin @netanyahu addresses a joint meeting of Congress at 11:00 a.m. live on @CSPAN. http://t.co/J89Ls3SAt8
RT @KellyAyotte: Our support for and friendship with Israel is crosses party lines.
RT @GrahamBlog: Now speaking on the Senate floor about Prime Minister Netanyahu's address to Congress. WATCH: http://t.co/4F3i0cMv9O
.@SenJohnHoeven: "Prime Minister @netanyahu speaks the language of freedom with us today."
RT @KellyAyotte: Will speak on Senate floor shortly to welcome Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin @netanyahu to Congress. Watch live: http://t
RT @McConnellPress: VIDEO: U.S. @SenateMajLdr Mitch McConnell Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin @Netanyahu to the @USCapitol http://
RT to help welcome PM Netanyahu to Washington, D.C. He'll address a joint session of Congress today at 11am. http://t.co/DuXqO67wgw