Kafe Knesset for June 20

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Kotel fight heats up: The Western Wall is back on the political agenda,…

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Exclusive: Dina Powell visited AIPAC’s Board

Monday, June 19, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – White House Deputy National Security Advisor Dina Powell accepted an invitation to meet with AIPAC’s National Board over lunch last week where she had a broad…

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Kafe Knesset for June 19

Monday, June 19, 2017
Photo credit: Avi Ohayon (GPO)

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Israel woke up to the exciting news of a Jared Kushner visit later…

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Meet the ‘Most Kosher Bacon’ in Congress

Monday, June 19, 2017
Don Bacon Official Photo

WASHINGTON – A bright red ‘Make Airports Great Again’ baseball cap sits prominently in Representative Don Bacon’s (R-NE) office alongside pictures of his three granddaughters. The Nebraska lawmaker…

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Spotted in the West Wing: Trump’s Israel Photos

Sunday, June 18, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

Two pictures from President Donald Trump’s recent visit to Israel are currently hanging in the hallways of the West Wing in the White House, an administration official said…

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Kafe Knesset for June 16

Friday, June 16, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Against the backdrop of right wing discontent with the limitations placed upon settlement…

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Bipartisan Backing Builds for Taylor Force Act

Friday, June 16, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With the issue of Palestinian payments to families of terrorists receiving increased attention on Capitol Hill, a growing number of influential Senators — including top Democrats…

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Kafe Knesset for June 15

Thursday, June 15, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Trump, Israelis, Palestinians – and the settlers: The US special envoy, Jason Greenblatt,…

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Tillerson Urged to Appoint Anti-Semitism Envoy

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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Jewish American leaders expressed concern over comments made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday about leaving empty the Office of the Special Envoy to Monitor and…

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Tillerson Warns Palestinians: Trump Could Become ‘Disinterested’

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – Testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned the Palestinians about the consequences of failing to take tangible steps…

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