House Members Dispute Abdullah’s Assertion Israeli-Palestinian Conflict ‘Core’ Regional Issue

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
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WASHINGTON – At Wednesday’s press conference with President Donald Trump, Jordan’s King Abdullah asserted that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is “essentially the core conflict in our region.” The Jordanian…

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Kafe Knesset for April 5

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Here comes trouble: A day after former Likud Minister Gideon Sa’ar announced…

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Mounting Senate Concern on Tillerson’s Human Rights Commitment

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
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WASHINGTON – During Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s January nomination hearing, the toughest questions didn’t come from a Democrat, but rather a lawmaker from the administration’s own party….

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Murphy ‘Heartened’ by Trump’s Settlement Policy

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With the Trump Administration both publicly and privately calling on Israel to restrain settlement construction, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT), who serves on the Foreign Relations Committee,…

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Kafe Knesset April 4

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Netanyahu’s alternative news: We remain in the midst of the never-ending IBC…

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Rep. Taylor: The Straight-Talking Navy SEAL

Monday, April 3, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Few Members of Congress share Representative Scott Taylor’s (R-VA) background. Raised by a single mother in Hebron, Maryland, Taylor enlisted in the Navy SEALs when he…

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Kafe Knesset for April 3

Monday, April 3, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day In case we thought that the IBC crisis is behind us, we…

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Kafe Knesset for March 31

Friday, March 31, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Aftershocks, times two: Yesterday, Netanyahu solved two coalition-threatening crises in one day,…

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Rep. Rooney: Newest Bush Ally During Trump Era

Thursday, March 30, 2017
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WASHINGTON – It is not a popular time to be a close ally of the Bush family in Washington. Along with a photo of his grandchildren, hanging on…

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Kafe Knesset for March 30

Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Hallelujah! The never-ending IBC crisis is finally over. After five days of…

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