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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J Street Applauds Passage of the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act (H.R. 938)

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. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Letter to Obama Supporting Diplomacy with Iran & Opposing New Sanctions and Similar Legislation

February 12th, 2014

WASHINGTON – 104 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives declared their strong support for robust diplomacy to resolve concerns over Iran's nuclear program, days before formal talks are set to resume in Vienna. Read More...

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