New York race may ‘send a message’ to Obama on Israel, Engel says

Democrats’ loss in Tuesday’s special election for the seat formerly held by Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) may “send a message” to President Obama when it comes to his administration’s stance on Israel, Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday.

Guest list for the African Summit dinner at the White House

The complete guest list for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit dinner provided by the White House.

A way forward for Dems on Iran

They can threaten to hold a vote on sanctions later, while giving the White House the flexibility it needs to pursue a longer term deal.


Teen survivor of Boko Haram attack meets U.S. lawmakers

15-year-old Deborah Peters, a survivor of a 2011 attack in Nigeria by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram, recounted her experience to members of Congress, describing the killing of her father and brother before her eyes.