Interview with Rep. Lee Zeldin

Monday, August 28, 2017

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY) discussed his role as the most prominent Jewish Republican in Congress, his work as a lawmaker, and President Donald Trump’s response to the Charlottesville…

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Daily Kickoff: Gary Cohn in the FT, “I won’t allow neo-Nazis to cause this Jew to leave his job” | Perelman to host Garcetti | WeWork valued at $21B

Friday, August 25, 2017

Have our people email your people. Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here! FIRST LOOK: Gary Cohn on how he felt after Trump’s ‘both sides’ comments…

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Kafe Knesset for August 25

Friday, August 25, 2017

Trump-Netanyahu Instagram diplomacy: The Kushner-Greenblatt-Powell short visit to Jerusalem and Ramallah hardly made headlines this morning. The niceties of the Kushner-Netanyahu meeting, and the smiles in the Ramallah…

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Netanyahu: Moving Embassy to Jerusalem could ‘easily be done’

Friday, August 25, 2017

WASHINGTON – In a meeting this month with Republican Members of Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continued to express support for moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel…

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Daily Kickoff: Bibi tells Congress they should remove sunset clause from Iran deal | Rabbis ditch traditional White House call | Saudi-Ashkenazy ties

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends  DRIVING THE CONVO: Rabbi Lookstein says he’d join a Trump High Holidays call — by Jacob Kornbluh: Rabbi…

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Kafe Knesset for August 24

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Bibi-Putin bromance – the aftermath: Before Bibi headed to Putin’s dacha in Sochi, politicians across the political spectrum wished him luck. But now that the meeting is over,…

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Netanyahu tells Congress: Remove sunset clause from Iran deal

Thursday, August 24, 2017

WASHINGTON – During a meeting with Republican Congressmen this month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the lawmakers to “get rid of the sunset clause” from the 2015…

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Rabbi Lookstein says he’d join a Trump High Holidays call

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Rabbi Haskel Lookstein, Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun in Manhattan, told Jewish Insider that he would join a pre- High Holidays conference call between President Trump and…

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Daily Kickoff: Amb. Friedman says Trump’s ‘both sides’ remark “wasn’t fine” | Bob Kraft introduced Dershowitz to Trump | Victoria Coates’ new role

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends  TOP TALKER: “Israel Wants Russia and U.S. to Know It Can Wreck Syria Deal” by David Wainer: “Current and former…

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Friedman: Trump’s ‘Both Sides’ Remark ‘Wasn’t Fine’

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Wednesday joined the many Republicans, including the Republican Jewish Coalition, criticizing President Donald Trump’s response to the Charlottesville protests. “I think…

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