House Approves Increase of $455M for Israeli Missile Defense

Thursday, June 16, 2016

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a $576 billion defense spending bill, including $635.7 million for U.S.-Israel missile defense programs, defying the Obama administration’s concerns and…

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UPDATED: NY Congressional Candidate Slammed for Tweeting Anti-Semitic Attack Against Rival

Thursday, June 16, 2016

NEW YORK – The race to succeed retiring Congressman Charles Rangel in New York’s 13th congressional district is heating up ahead of the June 28 crowded Democratic primary….

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Daily Kickoff: Highlights from Herzliya Conference — Kissinger, Hoenlein, Harman | Trump & Kushner consider starting their own cable empire

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. Ed note: Today’s Daily Kickoff was crafted on the road to Jerusalem from the Midrasha (study center) of…

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Pro-BDS Activists Protest Executive Order Outside Cuomo’s Office

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

NEW YORK – More than 100 pro-BDS activists, including Code Pink protesters wearing pink tape over their mouths, marched near Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office in the State Capitol…

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Netanyahu Rejects ‘Expressions of Panic’ Over Missile Defense Aid

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The White House’s objection to increase funding for Israel’s missile defense system is not the result of a crisis in the U.S.-Israel relationship, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu…

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Daily Kickoff: White House not budging on Israeli defense budget | Edelstein Nevzlin nuptials | Schottenstein’s sheitels | HBO’s Curb to return

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. Ed note: Today’s Daily Kickoff was crafted in Israel on the road from the Bedouin town of Hura to…

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Trump: Obama Treats Muslims ‘Far Better’ Than Israel

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday accused President Obama of treating Muslim nations far better than he treats Israel, repeating a claim he made in the…

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AIPAC ‘Disappointed’ at WH Objection to Increased Funding for Israel’s Missile Defense System

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The White House announced its opposition to a congressional proposal to increase funding by $445 million for Israel’s missile defense program in the 2017 budget. In a “Statement…

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Giuliani Defends Trump Over Obama Comments

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Former Mayor of New York, Rudy Giuliani on Tuesday defended controversial comments made by presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, which was interpreted as implying that President Obama is…

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Daily Kickoff: Netanyahu urged to cut deal with Obama | Meet Michelle Obama’s speechwriter Sarah Hurwitz | BDays: Wieseltier, Blavatnik & Trump

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. Ed note: Today’s Daily Kickoff was crafted in Jaffa, Israel. From visiting refugees in South Tel Aviv to meeting with…

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