President Obama at Adas Israel

Friday, May 22, 2015

Celebrating Jewish Heritage Month, President Barack Obama made the three mile long schlep on Friday morning from the White House to Adas Israel Congregation in the Cleveland Park…

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ADL Honors Abe Foxman

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

SCENE LAST NIGHT: Around 400 members and guests of the Anti-Defamation League gathered at the Mayflower Hotel in D.C. to celebrate and honor Abe Foxman’s 50 years at the…

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VP Biden & Amb. Dermer celebrate Israel

Thursday, April 23, 2015

SCENE LAST NIGHT: Over 500 hundred guests of the Israeli Embassy gathered last night at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in D.C. for an Israel Independence Day celebration. The…

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Rubio Campaign Launch Recap

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

2016 WATCH: “Marco Rubio announces he’s running for president” by Alex Isenstadt and Marc Caputo: “In a historic building that symbolizes the United States’ promise and past, Marco Rubio…

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Jewish leaders to visit the White House Monday (Updated)

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Continuing their aggressive, proactive outreach strategy to the Jewish and pro-Israel community on the Iran agreement, the Obama administration has invited senior organizational leaders to visit the White…

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White House Machers

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

WHITE HOUSE MACHERS: The Washington Post recently unveiled a new tool for searching the White House visitor logs for the past several years of the Obama administration. Users are…

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Exclusive: Jews4Cruz fundraiser in NYC

Monday, March 23, 2015

Following his announcement at Liberty University in Virginia declaring his presidential bid, Ted Cruz will travel to the Upper West Side of Manhattan for a ‘mega-fundraiser’ on Monday…

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Jewish SXSW Recap

Friday, March 20, 2015

From Monday and Tuesday’s Daily Kickoff… MONDAY: Jewish Insider is live from Austin this week for South by Southwest: A glimpse of the annual gathering’s diversity; yesterday we ran into…

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Jonathan Sarna on ‘Lincoln & the Jews’

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

BOOK PREVIEW: “Lincoln and the Jews: A History” by Jonathan D. Sarna and Benjamin Shapell: “Lincoln and the Jews: A History provides the first full-scale history of Abraham Lincoln’s…

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Ivanka Trump on her Judaism in Vogue

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

From the Daily Kickoff FIRST LOOK: “The Real Deal: Full-speed at work and hands-on at home, Ivanka Trump knows what it means to be a modern millennial—the exact…

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