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Pelosi Talking

Pelosi, Democrats Furious Over Netanyahu ‘Condescension’

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi politely stood and clapped when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered the House chamber for his long-awaited, and highly controversial, speech to Congress. The longer he spoke, the less enthusiastic she got.

21 hours ago

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Dozens Of Democrats Skip Netanyahu’s Speech

About 57 Democratic Senators and Representatives boycotted Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s address to a joint session of Congress.

03/03/2015

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Netanyahu: Nuclear Deal ‘Paves Iran’s Path To The Bomb’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in his address to Congress that Israel and the United States must stand together to stop Iran.

03/03/2015

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McCain: ‘Every Country In The Region Is Going To Go Nuclear’ If US Signs Iran Deal

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., says “every country” in the Middle East will go nuclear if the U.S. makes a nuclear deal with Iran.

03/02/2015

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Netanyahu: ‘Israeli Leaders Worry About The Survival Of Their Country’

Israel’s leader insists the alliance between his country and the United States is “stronger than ever.”

03/02/2015

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Liberal Democrats Ask Boehner To Postpone Netanyahu Address

Letter chides the Speaker for “using a foreign leader as a political tool against the President.”

02/19/2015

Poll: 58 Percent Of Americans Say Obama Should Meet With Netanyahu   (Photo by Amos Ben Gershom/GPO via Getty Images)

Poll: 58 Percent Of Americans Say Obama Should Meet With Netanyahu

Most Americans say it was inappropriate for House Speaker John Boehner to invite Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address the U.S. Congress, but a majority also believe President Barack Obama should still meet the Israeli leader.

02/12/2015

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Sen. Leahy To Skip Netanyahu’s Speech To Congress

The Senate’s most senior lawmaker said Tuesday he will skip the Israeli prime minister’s speech to Congress next month on Iran, calling the invitation by Republicans without White House consultation a “tawdry and high-handed stunt.”

02/10/2015

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Bernie Sanders: I’m Skipping Netanyahu’s Speech To Congress

Liberal Sen. Bernie Sanders said Monday he will skip Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress early next month, arguing that President Barack Obama should have been consulted before the invitation was extended.

02/09/2015

Two prominent House Democrats said Thursday they will skip Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress next month, saying they disapprove of House Speaker John Boehner's decision to invite the Israeli leader without consulting the White House.(Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Two Top Dems To Skip Netanyahu Speech: ‘An Affront To The President’

Two prominent House Democrats said Thursday they will skip Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress next month, saying they disapprove of House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to invite the Israeli leader without consulting the White House.

02/05/2015

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