House C’ttee Passes Measure Boosting U.S.-Israel Economic Cooperation

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

The House Foreign Affairs Committee passed on Wednesday a bipartisan resolution – among four bipartisan measures on the agenda – which recognizes the importance of the United States-Israel…

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Kerry: Israeli Settlement Construction ‘Unhelpful’

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

The continued expansion of Israeli settlements is not helping to ease tensions between Israelis and Palestinians, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday. “I don’t think…

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RJC, J Street Heads to Discuss Israel in Vegas Next Month

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Heads of the Republican Jewish Coalition and J Street are set to square off over the U.S.-Israel relationship next month in Las Vegas, according to a news release….

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Jeb Pushes Back Against Rubio’s Foreign Policy Pitch

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Jeb Bush pushed back forcefully against Marco Rubio’s charge that he has zero foreign policy experience on Wednesday, as the two seek to boost their candidacies with a…

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Jeb: Bad Feelings Cannot Jeopardize U.S.-Israel Alliance

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Something as personal as bad feelings between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may have broken the special U.S.-Israel relationship, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush…

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OU Calls on Nevada Dem Party to Allow Absentee Voting for Observant Jews

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Pressure is mounting on the Nevada State Democratic Party to change its caucus plans next Saturday to accommodate voters who observe the Sabbath. The Nevada Democratic Party Caucus…

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Poll of Jewish New Yorkers: Hillary Leads, Rubio and Sanders Most Favorable

Monday, February 8, 2016

Hillary Clinton has a comfortable lead over her rival Senator Bernie Sanders in the New York primary for the Democratic nomination in 2016, a new poll showed on…

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Yitz Applbaum on the Wine of the Week

Friday, July 17, 2015

NEW JI WEEKLY FEATURE — Many of you know leading Silicon Valley angel investor Yitz Applbaum as a prominent Jewish leader and JI board member. But Yitz is well known in…

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John Oliver on Doug Ford’s Jewish Outreach

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

John Oliver, host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight, featured a segment on Toronto Mayoral candidate Doug Ford, brother of Rob, and his awful Jewish outreach. (Starts at 1:07…

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Op-Ed: Our Response To Collective Tragedies – Choose Life

Friday, July 18, 2014

By Eliana Rudee When I heard the tragic news that Naftali, Eyal, and Gilad had been found murdered, I was with 33 American and Israeli peers at a…

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