De Blasio, Police Commissioner Blast Trump’s Budget Cuts

Friday, March 17, 2017

Re: Trump‘s cuts to anti-terror funds, NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill told Jewish Insider at a press conference in City Hall: “If you just take a look at the way the…

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Daily Kickoff: Norman Podhoretz, still going strong | Magerman talks Mercer, again | Details not adding up at Kushner’s 666 Fifth | Bibi’s Minyan Club

Friday, March 17, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends SIREN: “Israeli jets strike inside Syria; military site near Palmyra reportedly targeted” by Oren Liebermann and Euan McKirdy: “In the…

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Kafe Knesset for March 17

Friday, March 17, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Sorry, not sorry: The Israeli PM is known to be a man…

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Meet The Republican Congressman Who Calls for a Settlement Freeze

Friday, March 17, 2017

WASHINGTON – In many ways, Representative Walter Jones (R-NC), is a staunch conservative. He blasted former President Barack Obama’s “burdensome” environmental regulations as “completely out of touch with…

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Joe Lieberman: Amb. Friedman Will Perform Above Expectations

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Former Senator Joseph Lieberman assured opponents of David Friedman’s nomination as U.S. Ambassador to Israel that he will perform his duties satisfactorily even beyond expectations. “David, who I…

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Daily Kickoff: Dina Powell named deputy NSA, varied views from JIers | From Synagogue to Congress: Meet Jacky Rosen | Rappelling in Israel’s Makhtesh

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends TOP TALKER: “Dina Powell to be named Trump’s deputy national security adviser” by Tara Palmeri and Ben White:…

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Kafe Knesset for March 16

Thursday, March 16, 2017

War and peace: Another coalition crisis flamed out in less than one day, with multiple ministers going from a state of war against one another – to getting…

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From Synagogue President to Member of Congress

Thursday, March 16, 2017

WASHINGTON – As President of the Reform Synagogue Ner Tamid, Representative Jacky Rosen (D-NV) was largely unknown outside of the Jewish community in Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District. However,…

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Aaron David Miller on Greenblatt’s Israel Visit

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Aaron David Miller shared his thoughts about Greenblatt’s Israel visit in a phone interview with Jewish Insider: “The real issue is not the man or woman in the…

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Schumer Announces Support for Federal Anti-BDS Bill

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

WASHINGTON – Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) announced on Wednesday that he would co-sponsor the Combating BDS Act, a bill aimed to combat the BDS movement. The…

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