J Street statement on Enactment of United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012

July 31st, 2012

J Street Director of Government Affairs Dylan Williams issued the following statement regarding enactment of the United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012: Read More...

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In New Campaign Video Pro-Israel, Pro-Peace Organization Urges Romney to Declare Support for a Two-State Solution

July 26th, 2012

WASHINGTON – As presidential candidate Mitt Romney prepares to travel to Israel, J Street, a pro-Israel, pro-peace advocacy group, is releasing a new video urging the presidential candidate to publicly stand with the last three Prime Ministers of Israel and decades of Republican and Democratic leaders in favor of a two-state solution. Read More...

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J Street Statement on a moment of silence at the Olympics

July 20th, 2012

J Street joins those around the world calling for a moment of silence at the London Olympics in memory of the 11 Israeli team members murdered at the 1972 Olympics. Read More...

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Change in Settlement College Status is Not About Education, but About Ending Chances for a Two-State Solution

July 20th, 2012

J Street expresses profound concern over yesterday's recommendation by the Judea and Samaria Council for Higher Education to upgrade the status of Ariel College to a university. Read More...

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What is the FPI Rapid Response Network

July 18th, 2012

By Carinne Luck, VP of Field & Campaigns

It can be dizzying stuff trying to parse through the misinformation, smears, and attacks that sweep in on cue each election, especially as the attacks become more vicious and more outrageous with each passing presidential election cycle.

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J Street Outraged by Terror Attacks on Israelis in Bulgaria

July 18th, 2012

J Street is outraged by today's terror attack against Israelis in Bulgaria. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those wounded and to the families of those killed in this horrific act. That this occurred on the 18th anniversary of the attack on the Jewish community in Buenos Aires only adds to the tragedy today and serves as a stark reminder of the very real threat that Israelis face. We hope that those responsible for the attack are brought to justice. Read More...

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J Street Applauds Jewish Community Leaders for IPF Letter

July 16th, 2012

Kudos to the 40 American Jewish leaders who signed Israel Policy Forum’s letter to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu calling on him to reject the recommendations of the Levy Commission.

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Ahead of her visit to Israel, J Street asks Secretary Clinton to oppose the Levy Committee report

July 12th, 2012

Secretary Clinton is headed to Israel next week, and ahead of her visit almost 10,000 J Street supporters have asked her to convey strong US opposition to the Levy Committee report declaring illegal outposts legal. Read More...

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