Daily Kickoff: Ballmer to buy NBA Clippers; Inside Look at AIEF Trip; Newsweek’s At It Again; Iran Uses John Bolton To Spy On Americans

Friday, May 30, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff SCENE LAST NIGHT: Members of the Congressional Israel Allies Caucus as well as a Knesset delegration from Israel, and members of the Knesset…

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Inside Look at Sen. Manchin’s Trip to Israel

Thursday, May 29, 2014
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Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va) is currently visiting Israel on a trip sponsored by the American Israel Educational Foundation, the charitable arm of AIPAC.    At the airport on…

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Daily Kickoff: Iran Spies on “Members of US/Israeli lobby”; Adelson to host fundraiser for Carr; White House honors Camp Simcha alum Elana Simon

Thursday, May 29, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff SCENE LAST NIGHT: Matt Nosanchuk hosted a Jewish Heritage Month reception/panel at the White House last night. Among those at the event: Reps Debbie Wassermann-Schultz,…

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Sheldon Adelson to host Carr fundraiser

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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Sheldon and Miriam Adelson are hosting a dinner fundraiser for congressional candidate Elan Carr tomorrow evening at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. Carr is running as…

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Camp Simcha alum honored by President Obama (Video)

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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Camp Simcha alum and childhood cancer survivor Elana Simon was honored by President Barack Obama at the White House yesterday for her cancer research work. At just 18-years-old,…

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Daily Kickoff: Did Menendez kill Israel bill to save it?; State Dept. defends Hamas-friendly Bank; Z Street’s Suit vs. IRS OK’d; Kinky Friedman Loses

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff HAPPENING TODAY: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) & Israeli Amb. Ron Dermer will spend the day with Christians United for Israel as they celebrate…

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Sen. Graham & Amb. Dermer to address CUFI’s Jerusalem Day

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
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Tomorrow, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer will spend the day with Christians United for Israel as they celebrate the 47th…

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Daily Kickoff: Israeli MKs visit the U.S. while U.S. Senators visit Israel; Leonard Boxer’s ‘Kosher Nostra’; American Vying To Be Next Pres. of Israel

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff BRUSSELS SHOOTING – Experts split on Jewish Museum Killer: Anti-Semitic Lone Wolf or Hitman Settling the Scores: “The shooting of three people…

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Daily Kickoff: Goldberg’s Netanyahu Exclusive; Russia – U.S. C(habad)OLD (books) WAR; Ambassador Oren’s Plan B; Sheldon Silver Blames Sheldon E. Silver

Friday, May 23, 2014
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Last Night, Late Night: In Israel, Jay Leno pokes Obama, Kerry: “Jay Leno might be gone from late night, but he still had some material, as host of the first…

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Michael Oren’s ‘Plan B’ for Mideast Peace

Friday, May 23, 2014

Speaking yesterday at the Atlantic Council in D.C., former Israeli Ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, discussed the latest failed round of talks between Israel and the…

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