Cardin Expresses Skepticism Over House Bill Targeting Qatar for Hamas Support

Thursday, June 8, 2017

WASHINGTON – Ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ben Cardin (D-MD) expressed concern over a bipartisan House legislation that would sanction Qatar for its ongoing financial…

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Increasing Dem Disapproval for Saudi Arms Sale

Thursday, June 8, 2017

WASHINGTON – After the Trump administration signed a $110 billion weapons deal with Saudi Arabia, Senate Democrats are expressing growing concern over the arms agreement before today’s expected…

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Lawmakers Express Increasing Concern for Qatar’s Support of Hamas

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

WASHINGTON– With Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and the UAE cutting diplomatic relations with Qatar earlier this week, Members of Congress highlighted the problematic nature of Doha’s longstanding backing of…

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Bolton Blasts State Dept. for Western Wall Debacle

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Speaking on the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War, Former UN Ambassador John Bolton on Monday criticized the body he just recently wanted to head, blaming the State Department…

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Congressional Letter Calls for Dropping of Charges Against Palestinian Activist

Monday, June 5, 2017

WASHINGTON – Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN), who is also serving as Deputy Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair, is circulating a letter on Capitol Hill pushing for the dropping…

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Massey Charges Opponent Is Weak on Terror, Israel As He Skips Celebrate Israel Parade

Sunday, June 4, 2017

NEW YORK – Businessman Paul Massey, a Republican candidate for mayor of New York City, seized an opportunity on Sunday – following Saturday night’s horrific terror attack in…

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Kafe Knesset for June 2

Friday, June 2, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day The White House announcement of the presidential signing of the Embassy waiver…

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Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Bolster Sanctions Against Hamas

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

WASHINGTON – Representatives Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Brian Mast (R-FL) introduced new bipartisan legislation to increase sanctions on foreign governments who assist Hamas and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad….

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Kafe Knesset for May 29

Monday, May 29, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Is the White House recognizing Jerusalem? Next week, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein…

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Senate Committee Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

Friday, May 26, 2017

WASHINGTON – In overwhelming fashion, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee advanced Iran sanctions legislation setting up a full floor wide vote. The measure, introduced on March 23 by…

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