What to Expect from the Trump-Abbas Meeting

Monday, May 1, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s high-profile visit to the White House in February, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will have his turn to forge a relationship…

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House Members Confused About Trump’s Position on Iran Deal

Sunday, April 30, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – Last week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson concluded that Iran was abiding by the terms of the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of…

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Pence to Host WH Israeli Independence Day Event

Friday, April 28, 2017
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Vice President Mike Pence will be hosting a White House reception to mark Israel’s 69th Independence Day on Tuesday, according to an invitation obtained exclusively by Jewish Insider….

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Jewish Staffers in Trump’s White House

Friday, April 21, 2017
via Twitter/Press Sec.

WASHINGTON – Growing up in Teaneck, New Jersey and attending the Marsha Stern Talmudic Academy, 25-year old Ari Schaffer likely did not imagine that he would go this…

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Marc Goldman Believes Trump’s America is Great

Friday, April 21, 2017
L to R: President Trump, Marc Goldman, VP Pence

Marc Goldman, a Boca Raton-based investor and RJC board member, supported Scott Walker and Marco Rubio earlier in the 2016 Republican primary. But later, after Donald Trump earned the…

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Where in the World Are Jared & Ivanka for Passover? Canada

Thursday, April 13, 2017
courtesy of Four Season Resort and Residences Whistler

In a misdirection of sorts, Ivanka Trump posted the following photo on Monday of her family at the White House: During #Passover, we reflect on the significance of…

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EXCLUSIVE: Trump White House to Host Seder

Friday, April 7, 2017
PHOTO: Pete Souza/The White House

UPDATED 04-10 18:55: The Seder – Glatt Kosher – will be held in the Indian Treaty Room in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building and at least one cabinet…

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We Need to ‘Seize Opportunity’ With Trump: Palestinian Official

Thursday, April 6, 2017
L to R: Jibril Rajoub, Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee, DF Brigadier General (Res.) Michael Herzog, and moderator Tamara Cofman Wittes, director of the Center for ME policy at Brookings

Conditions are ripe for a regional peace initiative given President Donald Trump’s interest in achieving a peace settlement between Israel and the Palestinians with the backing of Arab countries, says IDF Brigadier…

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Murphy ‘Heartened’ by Trump’s Settlement Policy

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Photo credit: Avi Ohayon (GPO)

WASHINGTON – With the Trump Administration both publicly and privately calling on Israel to restrain settlement construction, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT), who serves on the Foreign Relations Committee,…

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Rep. Taylor: The Straight-Talking Navy SEAL

Monday, April 3, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Few Members of Congress share Representative Scott Taylor’s (R-VA) background. Raised by a single mother in Hebron, Maryland, Taylor enlisted in the Navy SEALs when he…

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