Sanders Touts Bklyn Roots at NY Primary Kickoff

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sander kicked off his campaign for the April 19 New York primary at a celebratory rally in the Bronx on Thursday night. Speaking to…

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Dayan Apologizes for Calling J Street ‘Un-Jewish’

Thursday, March 31, 2016
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Designated Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan walked back his initial characterization of J Street as “un-Jewish” in a series of tweets of Thursday. “Contrary to the…

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Kasich Offers Himself to Trump Voters

Thursday, March 31, 2016
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NEW YORK – Republican presidential candidate John Kasich on Thursday offered himself as an alternative to the fervent supporters of Donald Trump, who may have been put off…

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Daily Kickoff: Will Obama speak at J Street? | Threat of UN action holding up MOU | Next up for Trump: Circumcision ceremony | Wheels up SFO – TLV

Thursday, March 31, 2016
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. DRIVING THE CONVERSATION: “Will President Obama Speak at J Street?” by Jacob Kornbluh: “According to Alon Pinkas, a…

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Will President Obama Speak at J Street?

Thursday, March 31, 2016
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Speculation abounds that President Obama may refocus his attention, during the final year of his presidency, on the failed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Observers now wonder where and when? Election…

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Netanyahu, Leahy Clash Over Israel’s Human Rights Record

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy engaged in a public war of words on Wednesday over Israel’s human rights record. In a letter sent…

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Battle for NY: ‘Brooklynite’ Schumer Introduces Hillary in Harlem

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
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NEW YORK – Hillary Clinton kicked off the last leg in the Democratic presidential primaries ahead of the April 19 New York primary at the Apollo Theater in…

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Daily Kickoff: Lindsey Graham in Israel says “Trump’s foreign policy worse than Obama’s” | Uber’s Secretive Israeli Competitor | First Jewish Tartan

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. PODCAST QUOTE: “Who Would Bibi Vote For?” by David Rothkopf with Yochi Dreazen, Kori Schake, and David…

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Bill Clinton Meets Jewish Leaders in NY

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
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Former President Bill Clinton met with a group of two dozen multi-denominational rabbis for an off-the-record two-hour meeting at a law firm in Midtown Manhattan on Tuesday, according…

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Poll: Trump, Clinton Lead Among Russian American Jews

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are the top choices for president among Russian-speaking American Jews, according to poll data obtained by Jewish Insider. 16.3 percent of Russian American…

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