Texas Gov. Abbott Rejects WH Request to Lift State Sanctions On Iran

Monday, May 16, 2016

Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday informed the Obama administration that the state of Texas will reject the administration’s request to lift its sanctions against Iran. “Because the…

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Dermer: Spat Over Iran Deal Proved Strength of U.S.-Israel Alliance

Friday, May 13, 2016

Disagreements with the Obama administration over the past few years attest to the strength of the relationship between the U.S. and Israel, Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer said during…

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NY Jewish Lawmakers Introduce Resolution Celebrating Israel Independence Day

Thursday, May 12, 2016

NEW YORK – Two Jewish lawmakers on Thursday announced a resolution to be adopted by New York State’s Legislature celebrating Israel’s 68th Independence Day. The resolution, introduced by…

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Trump Under Fire For Selection of White Nationalist Leader as California Delegate

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The Trump campaign on Tuesday said that the name of a well-known white nationalist as a state delegate to the Republican presidential primary in California was removed from…

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Rubio Walks Back Support for Israeli Annexation of Golan Heights

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Florida Senator Marco Rubio on Tuesday walked back comments he had made as a presidential candidate about supporting Israel’s annexation of the Golan Heights, saying Israel should keep its…

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In Letter to Jewish Leaders, Clinton Reaffirms Commitment to Combat BDS Efforts

Monday, May 9, 2016

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton on Sunday reaffirmed her opposition to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) that targets Israel ahead of the United Methodists’ convention on…

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Journalist, Facing Anti-Semitic Abuse by Trump Fans, Files Police Report

Monday, May 9, 2016

Journalist Julia Ioffe has filed a report with the D.C. police department for anti-Semitic threats that she had received from Trump fans after writing a negative profile of…

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Poll of Israelis: Clinton Leads Trump 40-31; More Trust Trump on Security

Monday, May 9, 2016

A majority of Israelis think Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, will be committed to safeguarding Israel’s security, while more think Hillary Clinton is the favored candidate…

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ZOA Praises Trump for Supporting Israel’s Continued Settlement Activity

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Donald Trump on Thursday earned high praise from the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), a group that hosted Ted Cruz and Michelle Bachmann at its annual dinner, for…

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Poll: 77% of Trump Supporters Sympathize with Israel

Thursday, May 5, 2016

An overwhelming majority of Republican voters, including Donald Trump’s primary supporters, sympathize more with Israel over the Palestinians in the Middle East conflict, while Democratic voters, especially Bernie…

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