How GOP presidential field put politics aside as brain cancer claimed Biden’s son

Tom Tillison BizPac Review 5/31/2015

In a show of class rarely seen in politics today, Republican presidential contender Sen. Ted Cruz offered words of condolence to Vice President Joe Biden after the passing of his son, Joseph “Beau” Biden III.

The younger Biden, a veteran and a father of two, died Saturday at age 46 […]

US Senator Schumer calls on fellow Democrats to attend Netanyahu speech

Leading Democratic senator says Israel-US relationship should “transcend” any political differences

Herb Keinon The Jerusalem Post 2/19/2015

Leading Democratic Senator Charles Schumer called on his fellow Democrats on Thursday to attend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech in Congress next month, saying the Israel-US relationship should “transcend” any political differences.

“It’s always been a bipartisan policy,” […]

Three Tactics the Obama White House May Use to Undermine Israeli PM Netanyahu’s Address to Congress

Jason Howerton The Blaze 2/20/2015

WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — In what is becoming an increasingly nasty grudge match, the White House is mulling ways to undercut Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming trip to Washington and blunt his message that a potential nuclear deal with Iran is bad for Israel and the world…

…Obama has also […]

Irony Alert–Biden: Middle Class ‘In Worst Shape Since 1920s’, Is Currently ‘Being Killed’

The Washington Free Beacon 2/19/2015  

 

 

‘Don’t Do This To Them’: Rubio Implores Dems To Not Boycott Netanyahu Speech, Spurn Israel

Al Weaver The Daily Caller 2/12/2015

In a speech on the Senate floor Thursday, Sen. Marco Rubio tried to dissuade Democrats from boycotting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech next month.

As of Thursday afternoon, 20 Democrats have announced they intend to skip the address, including Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Pat Leahy and Sen. […]

Cops turn backs on de Blasio at executed officer’s funeral

Law enforcement officers turn their backs on a video monitor as New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during the funeral of slain New York Police Department (NYPD) officer Rafael Ramos near Christ Tabernacle Church in the Queens borough of New York December 27, 2014. Tens of thousands of police and other […]