National Politics


Jewish Breitbart writer added to White House staff

01/23/2017 2:33 PM Updated: 21 hours ago

Julia Hahn is set to join Avi Berkowitz and Boris Epshteyn as recent Jewish appointments to the White House, Alex Isenstadt at Politico reports. Whereas Berkowitz and Epshteyn


Read and find out all the sources of Rabbi Hier’s inaugural prayer

01/20/2017 12:43 PM Updated: 3 days ago

Immediately after Donald Trump gave his first speech as president of the United States, Rabbi Marvin Hier addressed the crowd with an inaugural prayer, interlacing quotes


Watch Donald Trump’s inauguration as it happens

01/20/2017 10:25 AM

George Soros, after losing $1 billion on Trump win, predicts ‘would-be-dictator’ will soon fail

01/20/2017 9:03 AM Updated: 4 days ago

Davos (Switzerland) (AFP) – Billionaire George Soros on Thursday delivered a scathing assessment of Donald Trump, calling the US President-elect a “would-be-dictator” who is “going to


Watch the inauguration concert live

01/19/2017 4:35 PM Updated: 4 days ago

Rabbis weigh-in on how Ivanka and Jared will celebrate the inauguration AND Shabbat

01/19/2017 3:05 PM Updated: 4 days ago

Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States tomorrow. Unlike Election Day, which always falls on a Tuesday, Inauguration Day is


(Video) Thomas Friedman on fake news: “The internet is an open sewer”

01/18/2017 12:35 PM

(Video) Inaugurations through the decades–60 years in 60 seconds

01/17/2017 4:32 PM Updated: 6 days ago

(Video) Schumer: Trump’s health pic “cries out” for insider trading investigation

01/17/2017 2:23 PM

Obama warns Trump not to jettison Iran nuclear deal

01/17/2017 9:15 AM Updated: 1 week ago

Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama marked the first anniversary of the nuclear deal with Iran by emphasizing its “significant and concrete results” and warning


What Martin Luther King Jr. really thought about Israel

01/16/2017 4:18 PM Updated: 1 week ago

  Today, the United States celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which celebrates the Civil Rights icon who was assassinated in 1968. It has become customary on


Jewish congressman to serve in party leadership, join Steering and Policy Committee

01/13/2017 1:02 PM Updated: 1 week ago

David Cicilline, the U.S. congressman representing Rhode Island’s 1st District, will continue serving the Democratic Party leadership as Assistant Democratic Whip for the 115th Congress. In


Mattis: “The capital of Israel that I go to is Tel Aviv”

01/12/2017 4:51 PM

James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of defense, addressed Israel again during hearings as he took questions from Sen. Lindsey Graham. (Graham


Watch how George Soros lost $1 billion when Trump won

01/12/2017 4:09 PM Updated: 1 week ago

Biden condemns Trump’s Nazi Germany comments

01/12/2017 2:02 PM Updated: 1 week ago

Vice President Joe Biden joined the Anti-Defamation League in condemning President-elect Donald Trump’s comments that unflattering news coverage of him resembles Nazi Germany, Reuters reports. “The one


(Video) Blumenthal says Jeff Sessions “is opposed to equal justice under law”

01/12/2017 1:32 PM Updated: 1 week ago

Ivanka friend Dina Powell trading Goldman Sachs for White House

01/11/2017 2:02 PM Updated: 1 week ago

Last week, we reported that Dina Powell, a partner at financial giant Goldman Sachs, had been serving as a “top adviser on policy and staffing” for Ivanka Trump,

Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey questioned Rex Tillerson today during his confirmation hearings for the position of secretary of state. As expected, Tillerson faced many questions on Russia and Vladimir Putin, but his answers surprised Menendez, and others. Hear a quick highlight above.


(Video) Tillerson says he hasn’t discussed Russia policy with Trump

01/11/2017 11:50 AM

Ivanka Trump to step down from businesses

01/11/2017 9:38 AM

New York (AFP) – Ivanka Trump, America’s incoming first daughter and wife of newly named White House special advisor Jared Kushner, will step down from the


Breaking: Trump names Kushner for White House position

01/09/2017 1:39 PM

President-elect Donald Trump will appoint his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, to the position of senior adviser to the president, the New York Times reports. Although everyone knew