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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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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NY Republicans Call on State Assembly to Pass Anti-BDS Legislation

Sunday, February 28, 2016

NEW YORK – New York State Republican lawmakers on Sunday called on the Democratic majority in the New York Assembly to pass legislation that would prohibit state contracting…

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Rubio, Trump Spar over Israel, Peace Process

Thursday, February 25, 2016
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Donald Trump’s stance on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is “anti-Israel,” Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio charged during a live televised presidential debate on Thursday. “You might not know this…

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RJC, J Street Heads to Discuss Israel in Vegas Next Month

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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Heads of the Republican Jewish Coalition and J Street are set to square off over the U.S.-Israel relationship next month in Las Vegas, according to a news release….

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De Blasio: WH Attack on Schumer ‘Outrageous’

Friday, February 19, 2016
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NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the recent White House’s attack on Senator Chuck Schumer – after he criticized the administration over proposed…

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Cruz Campaign Clarifies Controversial Endorsement

Thursday, February 11, 2016
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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has come under fire for associating himself with a controversial Christian evangelical leader who is notorious for having said that God sent Hitler…

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Sanders Lists Zogby Among Foreign Policy Advisers

Sunday, February 7, 2016
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Sunday revealed some of his advisers on foreign policy matters as he promised to outline a detailed plan in the near future….

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First Jewish Woman Named WH Legislative Affairs Director

Sunday, January 31, 2016
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President Barack Obama on Friday tapped Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi’s long-time policy director, Amy Rosenbaum, as the White House’s new Director of Legislative Affairs. Rosenbaum will replace…

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Jewish Take on Religion and Politics

Thursday, January 28, 2016
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The race for president in 2016 is heating up. For presidential candidates, landing at top three in the early primary contests is crucial if they want a chance…

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