Zeldin, Buttigieg call out Ilhan Omar’s Israel-Iran comparison

Friday, February 1, 2019

TOP TALKER — The spat between Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) and his colleague on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), continued for the second day in a row. The…

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Rep. Omar says Israel as a ‘democracy’ makes her ‘chuckle’

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

In an interview with Zainab Salbi of Yahoo News, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN), a freshman member who sits on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, discusses her views on…

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Benny Gantz steps forward, speaks up

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

On Tuesday, former IDF chief Benny Gantz launched his bid to replace PM Benjamin Netanyahu. In a live, televised speech, Gantz described himself as neither on the right nor the left politically. He…

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Senate Dems split on pro-Israel package

Monday, January 28, 2019

The Senate voted on Monday 74-19 to advance the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act of 2019 (S.1), legislation that incorporates four bipartisan bills and includes…

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New book: Jerusalem embassy move from the Oval Office

Friday, January 25, 2019

The following is an excerpt from the ninth chapter of Cliff Sims’s forthcoming memoir, Team of Vipers (Jan 29.) In it, he gives a behind-the-scenes view of the…

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Zeldin introduces House resolution rejecting anti-Israel rhetoric

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), along with by Reps. Ted Budd (R-NC) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY), introduced a House Resolution rejecting anti-Israel and anti-Semitic hatred in the U.S. and…

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Steny Hoyer: Israel should control Golan

Thursday, January 24, 2019

In response to an inquiry from JI about the status of the Golan Heights, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer’s spokesperson relayed that the Congressman believes that “Israel should…

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Sneak Peek at Chris Christie new book

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Excerpts from former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s forthcoming book, Let Me Finish: Trump, the Kushners, Bannon, New Jersey, and the Power of In-Your-Face Politics In his new…

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Israeli Consul General makes a scene and statement at gala

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

In the middle of a speech from the president of an Israeli institution, Israel’s Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan, rose from his front row seat and,…

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Trump admin seeks peace plan rollout in April: Pompeo

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo indicated that the Trump administration would roll out their anticipated peace plan after the Israeli Knesset elections on April 9th. “We’ve begun to share…

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