Daily Kickoff: Debut of JI’s Meet the Candidate | DWS had a bad day | Bloomberg on ‘Private Man’ – Ruby Schron | Bret Stephens tempted to go on strike

Thursday, September 18, 2014

NEW JI FEATURE — MEET THE CANDIDATE: MARK DUNEC, NEW JERSEY’S 11TH: Mark Dunec is unapologetic about his Judaism. A practicing Orthodox Jew, Dunec does not work after 2 PM on…

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Daily Kickoff: U.S. lacks leverage with Iran | Bill hits Bibi in Iowa | ‘The Power Broker’, Caro’s masterpiece on Moses turns 40 | DLD Kicks-off today

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

TOP TALKER: Bill Clinton takes a shot at Netanyahu in Iowa: While Hillary Clinton has been using her strong support for Israel as an asset, Bill Clinton was caught…

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Daily Kickoff: Hillary’s Running, acc. to Ben Smith | Sen. Sanders looking to become first Jewish POTUS? | FBI Chicago Deal to Pay Pritzkers Millions

Monday, September 15, 2014

ARE WE AT WAR WITH ISIS?: As far as Congress seems to be concerned, that’s Obama’s problem. “The general attitude seems to be Don’t Ask, Just Tell” writes the…

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Daily Kickoff: Prominent Jewish leader to host POTUS today | GOP Rep. Dent calls Cruz’s pro-Israel remarks ‘outrageous & incendiary’ | UK Power 100

Friday, September 12, 2014

DRIVING THE DAY: Baltimore Sun A1 – “Obama to meet, raise money with connected advocate for Israel” by John Fritze: “President Barack Obama, who is attempting to help Democrats…

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Daily Kickoff: Bashar al-Assad’s birthday present from the US | Ted Cruz’s Epic Moment | Uber for religious women | AIPAC backs PA return to Gaza

Thursday, September 11, 2014

2016 WATCH – SEN. TED CRUZ BOOED OFF THE STAGE FOR SUPPORTING ISRAEL: Last night at the In Defense of Christians gala, Cruz  was booed after making pro-Israel comments…

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Daily Kickoff: AIPAC to BDS the BDSers | Iran teams up with Russia to defeat sanctions | Ros-Lehtinen goes after Turkey & Qatar for supporting Hamas

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

RISING POLS TO WATCH: Marilinda Garcia won the Republican nomination in New Hampshire’s 2nd district last night. Garcia states that America has no greater ally in the Middle East than Israel….

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Daily Kickoff: Ted Deutch to run for US Senate? | Jeffrey Goldberg’s new book on Middle East | Joseph Berger’s book | Israeli Cannabis | Sandler Bday

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Mr. Obama finds his own past statements coming back to haunt him. Time and again, he has expressed assessments of the world that in the…

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Daily Kickoff: Qatar Funds Terror, US Think Tanks | French Jews Flock to NYC | Goldberg: “Hillary knew what she was doing” on Israel | Wexner BDay

Monday, September 8, 2014

QUOTE OF THE DAY:“This was not about politics, we knew; this was about being human.” — Daniel Gordis in Bloomberg on mourning the death of Palestinian teen Muhammad…

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Daily Kickoff: Jewish leaders endorse Cuomo | Rand claims he’s no isolationist | Remembering Rivers | ISIS Crisis, Overblown? | Paltrow to Judaism

Friday, September 5, 2014

THE DARK AND MURKY KEY TO MIDDLE EAST STABILITY: A series of natural gas deals are in the works between Israel and moderate Arab countries in the region. Noble…

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Daily Kickoff: Eric Cantor to Wall Street | Stephens asks “Why is Obama not also calm toward Israel?” | Erekat in DC | Members of Congress in Israel

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

TOP TALKER: Effective this week, Eric Cantor will be joining the team of Moelis & Co., a boutique investment bank, to the sweet tune of $3.4 million. At…

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