Daily Kickoff: Lacking agreement with Trump, Israel approves settlement | Rep. Rooney interview | ‘Kosher Nostra’ fools Hollywood | Barney Frank BDay

Friday, March 31, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends TOP TALKER: “Israel Approves First New Settlement in Decades” by Isabel Kershner: “Mr. Netanyahu said he was…

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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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Daily Kickoff: What Trump told Dershowitz to tell Bibi | How Jared ‘exfoliates’ old friends | Beinart on dangers of blaming Trump for anti-Semitism

Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends PRESIDENT-IN-LAW: “How to lose friends and ‘exfoliate’ people — Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is caught between 2 worlds,…

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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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Meet the Democrats Who Declined to Sign Two-State Letter

Thursday, March 30, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Amidst the showers of praise for Israel at this week’s AIPAC Policy Conference, one speaker departed slightly from the party line. Speaking before thousands of pro-Israel…

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Daily Kickoff: Pence to swear in Friedman | Spotted at Senor’s ‘Fauda’ | ‘Selling Judaism’ | Rabbis who walk into bars | Ari Emanuel BDay

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends TOP TALKER: Kushner = Kissinger? — David Ignatius writes… “Kushner is apprenticing for the role of Trump’s Henry…

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Kafe Knesset for March 29

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Never-ending crisis mode: PM Netanyahu and Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon met this morning for the fourth time this week, in an attempt to find an agreed-upon solution to…

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Key Senators Non-Committal About New Iran Sanctions Bill

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Influential Senators on the Foreign Relations Committee declined to take a position on the bill introduced last week to boost sanctions against Iran for its ballistic…

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Menendez Signals Openness to Taylor Force Act

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Democratic Senator Bob Menendez showed openness on Tuesday to consider backing the Taylor Force Act, a bill calling on the US to cut its financial assistance…

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