Letter Could Shift Senate Approach to Palestinian Authority

September 10th, 2014

J Street welcomes the sign-on letter being circulated by Senators Casey and Ayotte offering to work with Secretary Kerry "to create the conditions that will allow Israelis and Palestinians to move closer to peace." Read More...

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J Street Strongly Urges Cosponsorship and Passage of US-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014

July 28th, 2014

J Street strongly supports the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014 re-introduced today by Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Roy Blunt (R-MO). J Street urges Senators to cosponsor the bill and work toward its quick passage. Read More...

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J Street Congratulates President Peres on Congressional Gold Medal

June 26th, 2014

J Street wishes President Peres the warmest of congratulations on being awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, a fitting tribute to a statesman who has devoted his career to defending the State of Israel, striving for peace and upholding the US-Israel alliance. Read More...

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Bipartisan letter backs diplomacy, eschews imposing unworkable demands on Iran

March 18th, 2014

J Street applauds the 395 Members of Congress who today sent President Barack Obama a letter expressing strong bipartisan support for diplomacy with Iran. Read More...

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J Street applauds House passage of US-Israel Strategic Partnership Act

March 5th, 2014

J Street applauds today's passage in the House of Representatives of the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act (H.R.938) by a strong bipartisan vote. This legislation would declare Israel a major strategic partner of the United States, strengthen the United States-Israel Enhanced cooperation Act of 2012, which J Street also supported, and make it US policy to include Israel in the visa waiver program once Israel has satisfied the statutory requirements for participation in that program. Read More...

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