Category: Foreign Policy

Menendez lashes out at Trump’s ‘anemic’ North Korean summit result

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Watch: – .@SenatorMenendez on U.S.-North Korea agreement: "This is the weakest statement I have ever seen come out of any engagement with North Korea." pic.twitter.com/1bcPRvz91u — FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) June 12, 2018 –

Trump ally MacArthur calls for “robust verification process” for North Korea

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump’s nuclear “summit” with Kim Jong Un is being met with cautious optimism. Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) was among those voicing hope measured by reality on Tuesday. “As someone who adopted two of my three Read More

GOP Congressman urges Trump to reconsider tariffs in light of excellent jobs report

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.85% last month as non-farm payrolls rose (seasonally adjusted) by a whopping 223,000. That’s the lowest its been in half of a century; the regular unemployment rate has only been this Read More

Congressman Chris Smith Fighting For Release Of Americans Held In Iran

By Art Gallagher _ Congressman Chris Smith told News12 that he will personally bring the cause of Princeton University graduate student Xiyue Wang to the attention of Vice President Mike Pence and that he will have Wang’s wife, Hua Qu, testify before Read More

NJ-07: Lance cheers end of “deeply flawed” Iran Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), incumbent co-chairman of the Republican Israel Caucus, isn’t always on President Trump’s side but he is supportive of the Iran Deal’s demise. “The 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action negotiated by the Obama Read More

Shameless Media downplays Trump’s Korean diplomatic coup

By Matt Rooney _ #PaxTrumpana? Maybe! We’ll see. But no, I wasn’t holding my breath waiting for Donald Trump’s Nobel Prize, Save Jerseyans, especially before we know what details, if any, emerge concerning denuclearization (North Korea has backtracked in the past). Read More

N.J. Congressmen Applaud Trump’s Decision to Boot Russian Nationals

FLEMINGTON, N.J. — The Trump Administration’s decision to eject 60 Russians from the United States on Monday was met with widespread approval including from members of his own party in New Jersey. Congressman Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07), a sometimes Trump critic, applauded Read More