The ‘Unbreakable Bond,’ Easily Broken

Obama literally severs U.S. link to Israel

President Obama has long touted his commitment to the “unbreakable bond” between the United States and Israel—in this propaganda video from 2012, for example.

At the moment, however, his administration has severed the actual, physical bond connecting the two countries. The Federal Aviation Administration recently extended its ban on U.S. commercial flights to Israel, over the objections of Israeli officials.

Congress Calls Obama’s Sequester Bluff

House, Senate pass measure that gives FAA flexibility to stop furloughs

The House of Representatives approved legislation Friday that will give the Department of Transportation the ability to table furloughs for air traffic controllers.

Making Budget Cuts Hurt

House committees investigating whether Obama administration is making unnecessary cuts to cause pain

Two House committee chairman are investigating whether the Obama administration politicized the sequester by making unnecessary cuts to the Federal Aviation Administration.

More Accusations in Hatch Act Case

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The government watchdog group that last week requested an investigation into two FAA employees for potential Hatch Act violations has discovered more potential violations of election laws by one of the individuals, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.