Friedman Hosts First 4th of July Celebration in Israel

Monday, July 3, 2017

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his wife Tammy hosted their first 4th of July celebration at the Ambassador’s official residence in Herzliya on Monday. The annual event…

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Republicans and Democrats Dispute Iran Sanctions Delay

Friday, June 30, 2017

WASHINGTON – With the House still unable to pass Iran sanctions legislation, Members of Congress are disputing the source of delay, naturally based on party lines. Representative Ted…

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WH to Ramp Up Pressure on Iran Without Congress

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin on Thursday promised to increase economic pressure on Iran as the advancement of the new Russia-Iran sanctions bill – recently passed by the…

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Haley Defends UNRWA’s Schools and Healthcare Against Congressional Attacks

Thursday, June 29, 2017

WASHINGTON – Amidst an onslaught of Congressional criticism, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley defended UNRWA, the UN agency responsible for aiding Palestinians. “I will say…

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Feinstein ‘Regrets’ Netanyahu’s Western Wall Decision

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

WASHINGTON – Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told Jewish Insider on Tuesday that she “regretted” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent move to scrap…

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Sherman Reflects on the Iran Nuclear Negotiations

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wendy Sherman, former Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs and chief U.S. negotiator for the Iranian nuclear deal discussed her experience leading the negotiations in a conversation with…

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De Blasio: NYC is Center of the Jewish Universe

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio, running for reelection in November, touted his strong pro-Israel credentials in front of a large Jewish crowd at City Hall’s annual Jewish Heritage reception,…

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Haley Vows to Veto Any Palestinian For Senior UN Post

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley promised to block the appointment of any Palestinian official for a senior role at the United Nations on…

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JI Interview: Meet Rep. Brad Schneider

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Dem who puts his own money where his mouth is on Israel WASHINGTON – The 10th Congressional district in Illinois is one of the most competitive across…

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Israel One of Two Countries with Higher Trump Favorability Than Obama

Monday, June 26, 2017

The Pew Research Center released extensive public opinion polling on Monday showing Israel and Russia as the only two countries where President Donald Trump has higher favorability marks…

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