Goodlatte signals skepticism about anti-Semitism bill

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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WASHINGTON – In a contentious debate on Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) appeared to demonstrate concern regarding the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act. In December…

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Meet Danny Danon, Israel’s Ambassador to the UN

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Via Twitter/@IsraelinUN

Two years into the job, Danny Danon seems to be enjoying his perch as Israel’s top diplomat at the United Nations. Danon, 46, was Deputy Minister of Defense…

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Kafe Knesset for November 7

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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The Submarine Affair: After two days of guessing and hinting as to whom the Police detained in their investigation of the Submarine Affair, the court-imposed gag order expired…

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Kafe Knesset for November 6

Monday, November 6, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

The noose tightens around Bibi: Netanyahu never really gets any quality time off. And, as has happened in the past, his historic visit to London was disrupted by…

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Congress skeptical about British lobbying on Iran deal

Friday, November 3, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson coming to town next week to lobby Congress to save the Iran Deal, lawmakers expressed skepticism regarding the efforts. “I…

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Kafe Knesset for November 3

Friday, November 3, 2017
Photo by GPO

Just as PM Netanyahu took off to London, two new television-sponsored polls were published, giving him some troubling news for the weekend. If elections were held today, both…

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What lessons should be drawn from the NY attack?

Thursday, November 2, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Attention on Capitol Hill focused on the aftermath of the terror attack that killed eight after a 29-year old Uzbekistani national Sayfullo Saipov plunged a truck…

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Kafe Knesset for November 1

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Photo credit: Avi Ohayon (GPO)

Netanyahu’s off to London: After an extravagant Australian celebration marking 100 years since the Battle of Beersheba, the Prime Minister is heading to more historical festivities. Netanyahu and…

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Kafe Knesset for October 31

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Netanyahu Knesset committee

Netanyahu vs. Ha’aretz “fake news:” Ha’aretz is in the Prime Minister’s Office’s crosshairs, Kafe Knesset learned today, over a story about Netanyahu’s planned participation in the Jewish Federations…

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Rep. Rohrabacher defends association with Holocaust denier

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) blasted Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) for reportedly “welcoming Charles Johnson to a meeting,” the California lawmaker penned a letter to the…

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