Washington Policy Weekly

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Apr 18, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Republicans want the administration to report on any Russian benefits that may accrue from nuclear negotiations with Iran.

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Apr 12, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Republicans introduce legislation to prohibit the disbursement of any US government money to Amnesty International and its employees.

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Apr 4, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    House and Senate members issued a statement condemning Tunisian President Kais Saied’s dissolution of Tunisia’s parliament and urged Saied…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Mar 28, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    A group of House Democrats wrote to Secretary Blinken to prevent Israel’s eviction of 38 Palestinian families from the…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Mar 21, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    House Republicans introduce legislation to oppose lifting terrorism sanctions and any restoration of the JCPOA so long as Iran…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Mar 14, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Republican senators ask the Biden Administration to abandon nuclear negotiations with Iran and Democratic senators call for investigating civilian…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Mar 7, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Lee Zeldin introduced the Israel Anti-Boycott Act in the House of Representatives to combat what he deemed attempts by…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Feb 28, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Twelve Democratic and Independent senators wrote to Secretary Blinken expressing their opposition to designating Yemen’s Houthis a Foreign Terrorist…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Feb 22, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Speaker Pelosi led a delegation of seven committee and subcommittee Democratic leaders to Israel and Palestine where they met…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Feb 14, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Senator Rand Paul expressed his strong opposition to arms sales to Egypt. Objecting to what he called “mere slaps…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Feb 7, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Congressional rejection of the report by Amnesty International on Israeli apartheid; President Biden’s designation of Qatar as a major…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Jan 31, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Rep. Gregory Meeks and Democratic colleagues wrote to Secretary Blinken urging the administration to adhere to its commitment to…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Jan 24, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    Members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee urge Biden to continue efforts to secure the release of journalist Austin…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Jan 18, 2022Imad K. Harb Zahraa Alribeawi

    James Risch (R-Idaho), introduced S.3467 to withhold US contributions to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Dec 13, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Tensions in Congress rose as the Senate prepared to vote on a joint resolution providing congressional disapproval of US…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Dec 6, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    The House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman introduced a bipartisan bill to curb the development of Iran's unmanned combat aerial…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 29, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Twenty-five House Democratic members wrote a letter to Secretary Blinken expressing their concern about Israel’s plan to build 3,400…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 22, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Republicans want to prevent the Biden Administration from opening a consulate in Jerusalem and the State Department confirms that…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 15, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    House Democrats issued a joint statement regarding the State Department’s notification of arms sales to Saudi Arabia sent to…

  • Washington Policy Weekly

    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 8, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Senator Ted Cruz and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart introduced S.3151 and H.R.5840 urging the US secretary of state to designate…