is JTA's Washington bureau chief. Follow him on Twitter at @kampeas
January 14, 2014 2:38pm
Rabbi Jack Moline apologized for claiming that American Jewish Committee staffers had used “strong-arm tactics” in trying to persuade senators to back enhanced sanctions against Iran.
January 14, 2014 2:10pm
Bernie Sanders has hammered away at the issue of income inequality for years. Now the country at last is starting to listen.
January 11, 2014 10:00am
Sharon rose from the ashes of disgrace to claim the premiership before a stroke abruptly ended his political career.
January 10, 2014 4:20pm
The leader of the Jewish Democratic organization rebuked prominent pro-Israel groups.
January 10, 2014 11:08am
The head of the National Jewish Democratic Council accused AIPAC and the AJC of “strong-arm tactics” in their support of the bill.
January 7, 2014 3:18pm
The Modern Language Association will not consider a resolution boycotting Israeli universities at its conference this week. But both supporters and opponents of BDS say the fact that it’s being discussed at all is significant enough.
December 17, 2013 3:26pm
Why are Jewish groups suddenly heartened by Congress’ domestic progress but anxious about foreign policy?
December 10, 2013 3:41pm
The Obama administration is acknowledging that a “framework” agreement between Israel and the Palestinians might not address every outstanding issue in the negotiations.
December 6, 2013 2:52pm
Why did the White House throw a Hanukkah party after the holiday ended? And is Thanksgivukkah to blame?
December 6, 2013 12:06pm
After leveling intense criticism over an interim deal over Iran’s nuclear program, Israel and the American pro-Israel community are ratcheting down the rhetoric in a bid to shape a final accord.