Israel

Direct Aid to Israel

The US contributes roughly $3 billion a year to Israel. After 1996, the aid is broken up among military grants, economic grants, immigration grants, ASHA, and other programs.

 

Significant Votes 

House Votes on Israel
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Senate Votes on Israel
YearRoll CallLegislation

 

Additional Legislation

Each year, there are numerous bills introduced that are not voted on in the House or Senate. These bills may be sponsored by numerous people and a representative's co-sponsorship of that legislation gives insight into that person's viewpoints.

Senate Bills on Israel
SessionBill NumberCo-SponsorsBill Title
111S Res 1034A resolution recognizing the right of Israel to defend itself against attacks from Gaza and reaffirming the United States' strong support for Israel in its battle with Hamas, and supporting the Israeli-Palestinian peace process
111S Res 54814A Resolution relating to Israel's right to defend itself
110S Res 32137The sense of the Senate regarding the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
110S Res 22416A Resolution regarding the Israeli-Palestinian peace process
109S Res 53461A resolution condemning Hezbollah and Hamas
109S 22375Palestinian Compliance Act of 2006
106S Con Res 594Palestinian Statehood
 

House Bills on Israel
SessionBill NumberCo-SponsorsBill Title
111H Con Res 260190Resolution relating to Israel
111H Res 34116Resolution recognizing Israel's right to defend itself against attacks from Gaza.
111H R 550190America Stands with Israel Act
111H Res 124165Supporting the right of Israel to defend itself against terrorists and the Israeli construction of new security fences along the border of Egypt.
111H Res 176553Palestinian Statehood
111H R 532753United States-Israel Rocket and Missile Defense Cooperation and Support Act
111H Res 155346Israel and Iran
110H Res 951267Israel and Hamas
110H Res 75875Mahmoud Abbas and Israel
110H Res 55784Israel and the UN

[1] Website: Congressional Research Service Article: U.S. Foreign Aid to Israel Author: Jeremy M. Sharp Accessed on: 06/06/2011