J Street’s Goal: Isolate Ambassador Friedman

Monday, February 27, 2017
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Opponents of the Trump administration’s choice for U.S. Ambassador to Israel conceded on Monday that the campaign against David Friedman will not lead to their desired outcome, given…

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At J Street, a Debate Over David Friedman’s Role

Sunday, February 26, 2017
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WASHINGTON – At J Street’s annual conference on Sunday, panelists differed on David Friedman’s role as President Donald Trump’s nominee for US Ambassador to Israel. Alon Pinkas, former…

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Republican Jews, Jewish Republicans Differ on DNC Race

Friday, February 24, 2017
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The race for the new DNC (Democratic National Committee) Chair is highlighting a split among Jews who support the Republican Party. In many instances, the differences stem from…

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WH: Trump Will Not Tolerate Anti-Semitism

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

WASHINGTON – During a visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Tuesday, President Donald Trump addressed, at last, the recent spike in anti-Semitism….

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Does AIPAC Prefer Pence Over Trump?

Monday, February 20, 2017
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WASHINGTON – AIPAC confirmed on Friday that Vice President Mike Pence will be speaking at its annual Policy Conference in March. The pro-Israel group has remained mum about…

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Friedman ‘Deeply Regrets’ Past ‘Inflammatory Rhetoric’

Thursday, February 16, 2017
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WASHINGTON – In a tense confirmation hearing, President Donald Trump’s nominee for US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman expressed regret for his past partisan comments, including saying Senator…

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Professor Bibi and Developer Donald Discuss ME Peace

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
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At Wednesday’s joint press conference, President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at once departed from standard procedure while also reverting to their comfortable roles: Bibi…

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Corker Declines to Endorse Friedman

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Republican Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC) Bob Corker (R-TN) was unwilling to endorse David Friedman’s nominee for US Ambassador to Israel until the…

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INTERVIEW: Dov Zakheim on Trump’s Tumultuous Start

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
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Dov Zakheim, former undersecretary of defense in President George W. Bush’s administration and one of the over 50 top Republican national security officials who signed the anti-Trump letter…

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Elliott Abrams: Trump Hurting Himself By Holding Grudges

Monday, February 13, 2017
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President Donald Trump is hurting himself and giving up on great national security talent by holding grudges over past criticism of his candidacy, Elliott Abrams, a former candidate for…

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