Senators’ Views on anti-BDS Bill Diverge

Thursday, August 3, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With increased attention focused on the Israel Anti Boycott Act introduced by Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Ben Cardin (D-MD), lawmakers are adopting contrasting views on…

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AIPAC Backs Taylor Force Act in Letter to Senators

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After months of declining to explicitly endorse the Taylor Force Act, AIPAC announced on Wednesday their support of the bipartisan legislation that would cut off U.S….

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Kafe Knesset for August 2

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
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Battle of the buffoons: This morning the scandal plagued Likud MK, Oren Hazan, was ready for a fight. He got his hair cut, took some puffs into his…

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Senate Updates the Taylor Force Act

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After extensive consultations, an updated version of the Taylor Force Act has been released, signaling increased momentum towards passing the legislation. The bill, introduced by Senator…

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Corker: Deal Reached on Taylor Force Act

Monday, July 31, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, is set to unveil an updated version of the Taylor Force Act this afternoon after…

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Lessons Learned From Temple Mount Crisis on ‘Ultimate Deal’

Monday, July 31, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With President Donald Trump’s goal of reaching the ‘ultimate deal’ between Israelis and Palestinians, Jewish Insider asked top Washington-based experts what lessons the President should learn…

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Erekat Slams Trump Admin’s Handling of Recent Crisis

Monday, July 31, 2017
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Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat criticized the Trump administration’s mediation efforts in the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict. During an exclusive interview with Jewish Insider on Sunday, Erekat complained specifically…

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Rep. Faso Skeptical About Palestinian Commitment to Peace

Friday, July 28, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Representative John Faso (R-NY) is no stranger to the public spotlight despite recently beginning his first term in Congress earlier this year. The New York lawmaker…

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Senators Support Anti-BDS Bill Despite ACLU Opposition

Thursday, July 27, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Several Republican Senators have confirmed their support of the Senate anti-BDS legislation in face of strong opposition by civil liberties and liberal advocacy groups. The ACLU…

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Graham asks if AIPAC is a ‘Foreign Agent’

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
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WASHINGTON – During a Senate hearing on Wednesday morning, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) asked Adam Hickey, a senior U.S. Department of Justice official, whether AIPAC (American Israel Public…

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