Daily Kickoff: Does Hillary have Christie’s ‘Occupation’ problem?; Bipartisan Senate Letter on PA GOV; Inside Story of (pending) Sterling Ballmer Deal

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff DRIVING THE DAY: UPSET IN ISRAEL’S PRESIDENT ELECTION: Dovish Knesset member Meir Sheetrit surprised everyone this morning by surging to 2nd place in the first…

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Daily Kickoff: Comparing Bergdahl to Shalit; Jewish U.S. Amb. LeVine’s Trend: Will.i.am in Israel; New Yorker – “What will be with Beny Steinmetz?”

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff TOP TALKER: Obama administration to work with new PA-Hamas unity government: In what some are calling a new low in the U.S. –…

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Daily Kickoff: P5+1 Talks Resume Today; Senators on Sanctions; Shelly Berkley to Touro; Ari Emanuel, with $2.5B Bid, set to become King of Hollywood

Thursday, December 19, 2013
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Top Talker: Senators Menendez, Kirk and Schumer Circulate New Iran Sanctions Bill: “Three top senators, including two Democrats, have begun circulating a draft of a new Iran sanctions bill…

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Daily Kickoff: Israel & Lebanon trade gunfire; Saudi Prince bashes Obama’s Foreign Policy; List of Jewish leaders’ salaries; Bloomberg Associates

Monday, December 16, 2013
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David Ignatius: Q&A with Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister – Washington Post: Q: David Ignatius: Let me begin by asking about the state of the negotiations. After your delegation…

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NYTimes: For Joe Chetrit, a Secretive Buyer, Sony Building Is Eye-Catching Purchase

Thursday, March 14, 2013

The New York Times reports on Joe Chetrit, an Orthodox Jewish developer in NYC, who on Friday closed his biggest deal yet: a $1.1 billion purchase of the Sony…

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Welcome to the Big Leagues: David Bistricer and the Sony Building

Thursday, February 7, 2013

David Bistricer was recently profiled in the Commercial Observer. When Aaron Jungreis sought a buyer for the Bossert Hotel at 98 Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights last year,…

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How did Joseph Chetrit buy that building?

Monday, January 28, 2013

Two weeks ago, executives at Sony placed calls to a handful of investors vying for its 36-story Manhattan headquarters that spans an entire block on Madison Avenue from…

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