Congress Pulse

Julian Pecquet


(L-R) Ranking member David Dreier, R-Calif., chairwoman Louise Slaughter, D-N.Y., and Rep. James McGovern, D-Mass., attend the House Committee on Rules meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 20, 2010. (photo by REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

Congress may take up bill to withdraw US advisers from Iraq

Friday, Jul. 18, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent

A look at the Middle East issues Congress will be addressing the week of July 21.

Liberal Democrats push Gaza cease-fire, new peace talks

Friday, Jul. 18, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent

A handful of Democrats are calling on President Barack Obama to “redouble” US engagement in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Lawmakers: Kerry floats new sanctions on Iran

Thursday, Jul. 17, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent

The secretary of state has told lawmakers that passing triggered sanctions could help get a nuclear deal.

Obama's request for Syrian aid runs into trouble

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent

House members raise concerns as senators take up spending bill.

Egypt Caucus gets off to rough start

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent

Protesters disrupted the launch of a new House group that seeks to preserve fraying US-Egyptian ties

 

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