Eric Trump Says Iran Deal Convinced Donald Trump to Run for President

Sunday, May 29, 2016
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The Iranian nuclear deal was one of the main factors that influenced Donald Trump’s decision to run for president in 2016, his son, Eric Trump, said on Sunday….

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Jewish Leaders Express Concern Over Proposed Changes to Dem Platform on Israel

Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Bernie Sanders’ appointments of Cornel West and James Zogby as his representatives to the Democratic party’s platform drafting committee are drawing strong condemnation from U.S. Jewish leaders. In…

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Report: Sanders to Demand Provisions in Dem Party Platform on Israel

Friday, May 20, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a Democratic debate in New York

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is planning to use his leverage to change current U.S. policy on Israel in  the Democratic Party’s platform at the convention in Philadelphia,…

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In Letter to Jewish Leaders, Clinton Reaffirms Commitment to Combat BDS Efforts

Monday, May 9, 2016
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Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton on Sunday reaffirmed her opposition to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) that targets Israel ahead of the United Methodists’ convention on…

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Adelson Backs Trump for President

Friday, May 6, 2016
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Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson on Thursday expressed his support for Donald Trump as the presumptive Republican nominee for president in 2016. “Yes, I’m a Republican, he’s a Republican….

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Trump ‘Disappointed’ With Netanyahu Over Canceled Israel Trip

Thursday, April 14, 2016
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statement repudiating his proposed plan to ban all Muslims entering the United States was disappointing, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told Jewish Insider…

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Kasich Discusses Bible During Boro Park Visit

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
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Republican presidential candidate John Kasich on Tuesday took a pre-Passover learning tour in the Borough Park neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, ahead of the April 19 presidential primary….

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Oren: Trump Viewed with ‘Consternation’ in Israel

Sunday, April 3, 2016
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Israel should respect Donald Trump as a potential U.S. president, but also express its strong opposition to his anti-Muslim comments as if he were not a candidate, Knesset…

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Will President Obama Speak at J Street?

Thursday, March 31, 2016
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Speculation abounds that President Obama may refocus his attention, during the final year of his presidency, on the failed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Observers now wonder where and when? Election…

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Sanders: Israeli-Palestinian Peace Needed to End Decades-Long ‘Hatred’

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Monday pledged to make every effort to pursue peace between Israel and the Palestinians, although he seemed to imply that the existence…

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