Statement on Bayh-Risch Senate letter

July 28th, 2009

J Street urges Senators to support President Obama's balanced approach to negotiations and encourage all sides to meet their responsibilities by making the difficult compromises necessary for peace. Read More...

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J Street welcomes Rabbi Yoffie's comments on settlements, US-Israel relationship

July 24th, 2009

We share Yoffie's assessment that "settlement activity at the West Bank is not popular [in the United States]" and that "the status quo is deeply and profoundly problematic." Read More...

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Statement on Pastor Hagee's remarks at the CUFI Conference

July 22nd, 2009

J Street strongly opposes Pastor John Hagee's recent comments encouraging Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to "grow and develop the settlements of Israel as you see fit." Read More...

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Statement on Israeli construction in East Jerusalem

July 20th, 2009

J Street supports President Obama's call for adherence to past agreements, including a full construction freeze, as the Israeli government allows continued development in East Jerusalem. Read More...

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Word on the Street: July 17th

July 17th, 2009

Jeremy reflects on an exciting week, including his meeting with President Obama, a possible settlement agreement, and our upcoming conference. Read More...

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Statement on Sec. Clinton's remarks at Council on Foreign Relations

July 15th, 2009

J Street applauds Secretary Clinton and the administration's reinforcement of their strong commitment to bold American leadership in the Middle East. Read More...

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J Street: At Obama's Table

July 13th, 2009

Check out J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami's message to J Street supporters after he joined other Jewish American leaders for a meeting with President Obama: I just left an extraordinary meeting with President Barack Obama, which he called to meet with the leadership of the American Jewish community. A dozen organizations - including J Street - were at the table.      Read More...

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Just met with President Obama

July 13th, 2009

Read what J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami had to say following his meeting with President Obama and other American Jewish leaders at the White House. Read More...

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