Republicans and Democrats Dispute Iran Sanctions Delay

Friday, June 30, 2017

WASHINGTON – With the House still unable to pass Iran sanctions legislation, Members of Congress are disputing the source of delay, naturally based on party lines. Representative Ted…

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Haley Defends UNRWA’s Schools and Healthcare Against Congressional Attacks

Thursday, June 29, 2017

WASHINGTON – Amidst an onslaught of Congressional criticism, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley defended UNRWA, the UN agency responsible for aiding Palestinians. “I will say…

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Kafe Knesset for June 28

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Interview with Tzipi Livni: As the White House is brushing off reports which…

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Feinstein ‘Regrets’ Netanyahu’s Western Wall Decision

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

WASHINGTON – Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told Jewish Insider on Tuesday that she “regretted” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent move to scrap…

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Haley Vows to Veto Any Palestinian For Senior UN Post

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley promised to block the appointment of any Palestinian official for a senior role at the United Nations on…

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Kafe Knesset for June 27

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day The religious wars continue: Two days after the controversial government decisions to suspend…

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Israel One of Two Countries with Higher Trump Favorability Than Obama

Monday, June 26, 2017

The Pew Research Center released extensive public opinion polling on Monday showing Israel and Russia as the only two countries where President Donald Trump has higher favorability marks…

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Kafe Knesset for June 26

Monday, June 26, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Kotel compromise, conversion on the chopping block: The day after the cabinet capitulated…

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Kafe Knesset for June 23

Friday, June 23, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Just in time for Shabbat… Religious issues are on everyone’s lips today, with…

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How WeWork’s Miguel McKelvey Met His Israeli Co-Founder

Thursday, June 22, 2017

WeWork cofounder Miguel McKelvey discussing how he first met Adam Neumann on NPR’s How I Built This podcast hosted by Guy Raz: “While I was working for the [architecture] firm, I…

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