GOP Rep Blocks $450 Million in Egypt Aid

click here to enlarge Big Peace 29 Sep 2012

A Republican congresswoman froze a request by the Obama administration for $450 million in cash for the Egyptian government, saying it needed new scrutiny amid rocky US ties with Cairo.

The lawmaker, Kay Granger, from Texas, who chairs the Appropriations Subcommitee on State […]

An Executive Order You Should Know About

Rep. Kay Granger 12th District of Texas Newsletter to constituents 3/30/2012

Dear Friend,

With all that is going in Washington these days some things don’t make the news the way they should. Fourteen days ago President Obama issued an Executive Order that you should know about. This order gives an unprecedented level of authority to […]

US: Aid to Egypt conditional on peace with Israel

Kay Granger tells ‘Post’ that level of Muslim Brotherhood involvement in new Egyptian government will impact US assistance, if PA goes through with UN statehood bid $500m. of US aid will be suspended.

Herb Keinon The Jerusalem Post 8/23/2011

Washington’s $2 billion in annual aid to Egypt will be cut off if Cairo backs out […]