Rep. Ocasio-Cortez won’t join AIPAC-affiliated trip

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

JI SCOOP: Incoming Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) will not join her freshmen colleagues on an AIPAC-affiliated trip to Israel later this year, according to an associate of Ocasio-Cortez. A spokesperson for…

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Kushner says not every side will love peace plan

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

On Monday night, Jared Kushner discussed the Middle East peace process with Sean Hannity in an interview on Fox News. In the interview, Kushner seemed to indicate that…

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Jewish groups fight tax hike on nonprofits

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Department issued interim guidance yesterday aimed at easing a provision in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Jewish and other religious groups are…

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Daily Kickoff: Jewish groups fight tax hike on nonprofits | Turmoil threatens Women’s March | WeWork’s Neumann on disconnecting for Shabbat

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox ON THE HILL — The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Department issued…

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Daily Kickoff: Israel’s role in Saudis’ courtship of Kushner | Tension at Yad Vashem | VF profiles Ben Shapiro | Ocasio-Cortez claims Jewish ancestry

Monday, December 10, 2018

Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox SCENE LAST NIGHT — At its 94th Annual Hanukkah Convocation held at the…

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JDCA, J Street lock horns over anti-BDS bill

Friday, December 7, 2018

ON THE HILL — The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) and J Street have locked horns over the prospective passage of an anti-BDS bill before the end of…

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Why UN failure to condemn Hamas matters

Friday, December 7, 2018

TURTLE BAY: A United Nations resolution that would have condemned militant group Hamas and its terror attacks on Israel failed to pass on Thursday.  The resolution, drafted and pushed by…

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Trump’s White House Hanukkah Party Highlights

Friday, December 7, 2018

WHITE HOUSE SCENE — President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted their second annual White House Hanukkah party yesterday, which was split into two events, one in…

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Daily Kickoff: DC’s Hanukkah scene | Jewish Dems vs. J Street on anti-BDS bill | U.S. annoyed Israel is trying to resell F16s

Friday, December 7, 2018

Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox WHITE HOUSE SCENE — President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted…

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Daily Kickoff: Is this White House’s Hanukkah party different? | Feel-good funerals | Why Haim Saban said yes to Bob Iger but not to Ted Sarandos

Thursday, December 6, 2018

 Tell your friends to sign up for the Daily Kickoff here or for early 7AM access via Debut Inbox TALK OF THIS TOWN — Bush funeral: Trump sits with fellow presidents but…

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