Joe Lieberman: Amb. Friedman Will Perform Above Expectations

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Lieberman and Kurtzer at panel

Former Senator Joseph Lieberman assured opponents of David Friedman’s nomination as U.S. Ambassador to Israel that he will perform his duties satisfactorily even beyond expectations. “David, who I…

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Kafe Knesset for March 16

Thursday, March 16, 2017
via Facebook/ Benjamin Netanyahu

War and peace: Another coalition crisis flamed out in less than one day, with multiple ministers going from a state of war against one another – to getting…

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From Synagogue President to Member of Congress

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Jacky Rosen

WASHINGTON – As President of the Reform Synagogue Ner Tamid, Representative Jacky Rosen (D-NV) was largely unknown outside of the Jewish community in Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District. However,…

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Aaron David Miller on Greenblatt’s Israel Visit

Thursday, March 16, 2017
bibi greenblatt

Aaron David Miller shared his thoughts about Greenblatt’s Israel visit in a phone interview with Jewish Insider: “The real issue is not the man or woman in the…

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Schumer Announces Support for Federal Anti-BDS Bill

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) announced on Wednesday that he would co-sponsor the Combating BDS Act, a bill aimed to combat the BDS movement. The…

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Kafe Knesset for March 15

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Netanyahu Likud

Greenblatt in Israel: In the age of “Twitt”plomacy, even Mideast peace mediation is now on Twitter. Notably, Jason Greenblatt has been tweeting every step of his Israeli-Palestinian tour….

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NORPAC Passes On AIPAC Conference This Year

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Dr. Ben Chouake with Senator Menendez - courtesy of NORPAC

NORPAC, which calls itself the nation’s largest pro-Israel political action committee, is hosting a fundraiser for Senator Bob Menendez the same time as AIPAC’s annual Washington Policy Conference…

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Kafe Knesset for March 14

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
netanyahu plane

Bibi and Sarah’s day in court: Dozens of journalists and cameramen gathered this morning outside the Tel Aviv Court to accompany the PM and his wife Sarah to…

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This Freshman Ran for Congress So That Jewish Insider Would Interview Him

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Josh Gottheimer

WASHINGTON – After President Donald Trump’s first Joint Congressional Address, many Democrats reacted with fury. “The President’s speech was utterly disconnected from the cruel reality of his conduct,”…

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House Members Urge Trump to Appoint Anti-Semitism Envoy

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan group of 167 Members of Congress are calling on President Donald Trump to keep the State Department’s Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism…

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