Daily Kickoff: Israeli right thinks Bibi will go left | Netanyahu: ‘No blank check’ from Trump | Steven Cohen’s comeback fund | Franken’s Senate jokes

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends Ed note: In honor of Shavuot, there will be no Daily Kickoff on Wednesday or Thursday. Chag Sameach!…

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Kafe Knesset for May 30

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Blank Check: A week after President Trump’s visit, Right wing pressure is…

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Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Bolster Sanctions Against Hamas

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Representatives Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Brian Mast (R-FL) introduced new bipartisan legislation to increase sanctions on foreign governments who assist Hamas and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad….

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Daily Kickoff: Kushner’s Father-in-Law Troubles | Will the WH recognize Jerusalem at Capitol Hill event? | New Yorker on the Children’s Intifada

Monday, May 29, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends PALACE INTRIGUE: “Kushner’s Relationship With Trump Tested as Russia Accusations Swirl” by Glenn Thrush, Maggie Haberman and…

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Kafe Knesset for May 29

Monday, May 29, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Is the White House recognizing Jerusalem? Next week, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein…

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Daily Kickoff: Krauthammer calls Trump’s inside-out strategy for peace ‘delusional’ | Dr. Dermer makes Jewish mom proud | J.D. Vance vs. Josh Mandel?

Friday, May 26, 2017
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Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends KAFE KNESSET — What does Trump want? — by Tal Shalev and JPost’s Lahav Harkov: Whether Israelis are skeptical…

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Senate Committee Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

Friday, May 26, 2017
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WASHINGTON – In overwhelming fashion, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee advanced Iran sanctions legislation setting up a full floor wide vote. The measure, introduced on March 23 by…

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Kafe Knesset for May 26

Friday, May 26, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Skepticism about Trump’s Visit: One of the major criticisms of Trump’s visit…

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Congress Raises Questions About Saudi Arms Deal

Thursday, May 25, 2017
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WASHINGTON – As President Donald Trump visited Riyadh on Saturday, the White House signed a $350 billion arms sale deal with Saudi Arabia over the next 10 years,…

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Dr. Dermer Makes His Jewish Mom Proud

Thursday, May 25, 2017
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In front of thousands of graduates, their family members and friends, gathered in the Madison Square Garden Theater on Thursday, Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer delivered…

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