Daily Kickoff: Trump trip highlights | Tillerson calls Tel Aviv ‘home of Judaism’ | The Israelis behind Waze Carpool | Seth Klarman wins the Preakness

Monday, May 22, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends ISRAEL WELCOMES TRUMP — Top 5 tweets: 1. Gil Hoffman: “Camera picks up Sara Netanyahu telling the Trumps: Also…

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Kafe Knesset for May 22

Monday, May 22, 2017

The Eagle Has Landed: President Donald Trump arrived in Israel Monday. He was welcomed on the tarmac at Ben-Gurion Airport by almost all of the government’s ministers and…

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Daily Kickoff: Jared Kushner, the Saudis’ Personal Shopper | Shabbat Force One | Facebook snooping on Israeli Houseparty App | Israeli judge on emojis

Friday, May 19, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends IF YOU SAY SO — “Ivanka and Jared get a rabbinical pass to fly Air Force One”…

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Kafe Knesset May 19

Friday, May 19, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day A not-so-warm welcome for Trump: Israelis are not as excited about President…

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Interview with Ilan Goldenberg on Trump, Peace Process

Friday, May 19, 2017

Ilan Goldenberg, a former State Department official under John Kerry and a Middle East expert at the Center for a New American Security, shared his thoughts about Trump’s trip and push…

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Dems Undecided on Imminent Iran Sanctions Vote

Friday, May 19, 2017

WASHINGTON – The Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC) is expected to advance legislation next week tightening sanctions against Iran with a vote possibly coming as early as Tuesday,…

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Daily Kickoff: Israel decides it can keep extra US funding | Jewish groups kvetch about White House access | Inside the battle to buy Loria’s Marlins

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends KAFE KNESSET — Mo Money, No Problem — by Tal Shalev and JPost’s Lahav Harkov: Israeli officials adamantly…

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Republicans Struggle to Address Trump at Jerusalem Celebration

Thursday, May 18, 2017

WASHINGTON – In an overflowing room on Capitol Hill Wednesday afternoon, a bipartisan group of Senators and House Members — including Ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations…

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Kafe Knesset for May 18

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Lowering expectations for Trump’s visit: Just four days before the President’s arrival,…

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Mort Klein Calls White House Staffer ‘Pro-Hamas’

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro says Klein’s statement is “ridiculous” and “offensive” Mort Klein, President of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), on Wednesday released a…

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