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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


J Street responds to The Israel Project's likening of settlement removal to "ethnic cleansing"

July 10th, 2009

Is likening the dismantling of illegal settlements in occupied territories to "ethnic cleansing," or allying the pro-Israel community further with Pastor John Hagee by appearing at his conference, really pro-Israel? Read More...


Statement on President Obama's handling of Iran crisis

July 2nd, 2009

J Street supports the President's handling of the recent Iran crisis, along with the majority of Americans cited in a recent CNN poll. Read More...


Dozens of prominent Israelis sign letter of support for J Street

June 24th, 2009

Dozens of prominent Israelis from the security, military, diplomatic, political and academic fields have signed a letter of support for J Street after our first anniversary. Read More...