NEW POLL: Majority of American Jews Support Iran Nuclear Deal

July 28th, 2015

A new national survey of 1,000 American Jews, conducted by GBA Strategies for J Street, finds that a large majority of Jews support the agreement recently reached between the United States, world powers, and Iran. Read More...

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J Street Calls on Presidential Candidates to Condemn Mike Huckabee’s Repugnant Comments

July 27th, 2015

Mike Huckabee’s unconscionable statement likening the recent nuclear agreement to the Holocaust is only the latest in a long line of offensive, over-the-top remarks from the former Arkansas governor. Read More...

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The standard for judging the Iran deal? Security.

July 22nd, 2015

Israelis are right to be worried about Iran – as are Americans. And security must be the standard against which we judge the agreement. We should be encouraged that an informed debate is now beginning to take shape in Israel, led by brave leaders who have given so much to their nation’s defense, about what it takes to best ensure that security. Read More...

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J Street Launches Multimillion Dollar Campaign to Build Support for Iran Deal

July 15th, 2015

As the battle over the Iran deal turns to Congress, the pro-Israel advocacy organization J Street is launching a multimillion dollar national campaign to make the case to lawmakers that the agreement reached yesterday advances both US and Israeli security interests. Read More...

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Why J Street Supports the Iran Nuclear Deal

July 15th, 2015

The agreement between the United States, its five international partners and Iran, to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon, represents a major step forward that will make the world appreciably safer. Having studied the text of the agreement, J Street intends to back it and work hard for its implementation, making the case to Congress that this agreement serves the vital security interests of both the United States and Israel. Read More...

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