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April 4, 2014 12:53pm
Rep. Walter Jones, a Ron Paul ally, is backed by J Street and attacked by the Emergency Committee for Israel.
April 2, 2014 6:17pm
The Emergency Committee for Israel is airing an ad against a North Carolina Republican.
April 1, 2014 4:26pm
Possibilities raised during efforts to resolve the current crisis over Israeli-Palestinian peace talks include freeing Jonathan Pollard, a partial settlement freeze, guarantees that Palestinians won’t push for international recognition and a mass prisoner release.
April 1, 2014 12:18pm
Supreme Court justices peppered the Obama administration’s lawyer with questions about the religious rights of kosher and halal butchers.
March 27, 2014 6:51pm
Steve Grossman, running for Massachusetts governor, passed a kidney stone during a debate. But that doesn’t even come close to his most difficult political moments.
March 25, 2014 4:44pm
With a negotiations deadline looming, the United States is laboring to keep the peace process alive amid tensions over a scheduled release of Palestinian prisoners and the issue of recognizing Israel as a Jewish state.
March 20, 2014 11:49am
Robert Strauss chaired the Democratic National Committee and advised presidents of both parties.
March 19, 2014 9:00am
Dennis Ross says it makes sense for Benjamin Netanyahu to insist on zero enrichment for Iran, but it also makes sense for the major powers to imply that some enrichment is acceptable.
March 18, 2014 1:02pm
Are young Israelis asking to travel to the United States seeking a post-army break, or are they on their way to peddle Dead Sea products?
March 17, 2014 9:00am
Lowballing requests for missile defense funding is not an Obama thing, it’s not a Bush thing. It’s a pork thing.