Conf. of Presidents Announces Bipartisan National Task Force on Iran

Friday, November 13, 2015
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Former U.S. Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN) and former Attorney General Michael Mukasey were tapped to co-chair the new National Task Force on Iran launched by the Conference of…

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In Hebrew, Netanyahu Retracts Comments on Unilateral Withdrawal

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is used to admonish Mahmoud Abbas for saying one thing in English, but another thing in Arabic. But it seems that for Pennsylvania-raised…

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Former Sec. of State Shultz: U.S. Must Lead Fight Against ISIS

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
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The United States needs to get its credibility back as a world power in leading the fight against ISIS and Islamic terrorism, former Secretary of State George Shultz…

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Netanyahu Pushes Reset Button with Jewish Dems

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may have paid a high price for his charm offensive and outreach during his ‘reset’ visit to DC. After appearing hoarse at the…

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McDonough: Support for Israel’s Security – Our Values in Action

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
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Addressing a mixed Jewish audience in the aftermath of the Iran nuclear deal debate, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough on Tuesday peppered his remarks with Yiddish…

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President Rivlin to Attend WH Hanukkah Reception After Meeting with Obama

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
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Israeli President Reuven “Ruvi” Rivlin will meet with President Barack Obama at the White House on December 9th for the first meeting between the two, just a month…

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Herzog Refuses to Discuss Relations With A Possible President Trump

Monday, November 9, 2015
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Israel’s Opposition Leader Isaac Herzog on Monday refused to repeat a mistake made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in 2012, refusing to comment on the current 2016…

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Jewish Federations’ Prez Urges for Jewish Unity After Iran Deal Debate

Monday, November 9, 2015
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The Jewish community needs to unite and heal the wounds after a “vicious and beyond the pale” debate over the Iran nuclear deal, Jerry Silverman, president and CEO…

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Jewish Groups Welcome Outcome of Obama/Netanyahu Meeting

Monday, November 9, 2015
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American-Jewish groups welcomed the outcome of Monday’s meeting between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, as the two leaders indicated they’ve moved passed the debate over the…

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Wasserman Schultz: Iranian Nuclear Threat Has Been Neutralized

Friday, November 6, 2015
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The Iranian nuclear threat has been considerably lessened in light of the nuclear deal signed with Iran in July, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz said on Thursday. “We have…

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