Poll of Colorado Jews Finds Strong Support for Iran Deal

August 20th, 2015

A poll of Jewish voters in the crucial swing state of Colorado finds 62 percent support the nuclear agreement between the P5+1 and Iran while 33 percent are opposed. Read More...

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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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POLL: American Jewish Support for Iran Deal Exceeds Support Among General Population

June 10th, 2015

A new poll of American Jewish attitudes on the US’ Middle East policy, released today by J Street, just weeks ahead of the June 30 deadline for negotiations, finds that American Jewish support for an agreement with Iran exceeds support for the deal among the general US population. Read More...

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2014 Election-Night Poll Results:

November 5th, 2014

Defying national trends, American Jewish voters overwhelmingly supported Democratic candidates in 2014. By large margins, American Jews said they supported a two-state solution and would back President Obama if he were to again actively pursue a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians. Read More...


My Speech to the Presbyterians

June 16th, 2014

Last Shabbat, I addressed Presbyterian clergy and laity at the Presbyterian Church (USA) General Assembly in Detroit, arguing against BDS at an event sponsored by Presbyterians for Middle East Peace. I urged Presbyterian commissioners to vote against proposed resolutions that support divesting church funds from companies doing business in the occupied territory and another calling for the Church to reconsider its support of a two-state solution. Read More...


A Victory for Diplomacy

February 3rd, 2014

Last December, in the wake of the First Step Agreement between the US, its allies and Iran on that country’s nuclear program, some of the more hawkish American forces on foreign policy decided to pursue legislation to impose further sanctions on Iran. The new bill, in short, was designed to kill the talks. J Street and a host of other organizations went to work immediately to rescue the chances of a negotiated resolution to the Iran nuclear crisis. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Dent-Price Letter to Obama Urging Renewed Diplomatic Efforts to Prevent a Nuclear-Armed Iran

July 19th, 2013

The bipartisan effort led by Representatives Charles Dent (R-PA) and David Price (D-NC) was co-signed by 131 Members of Congress. Read More...


House Resolution 238 Promotes Two-State Solution

May 30th, 2013

The resolution commends the Obama Administration's commitment to Israel's survival and security, as well as the administration's moves to initiate a new diplomatic effort to achieve a two-state solution. The legislation also calls upon the parties to the conflict and the international community to take concrete steps to bolster the prospects for peace, including by combating anti-Israel terror and efforts to deny the deep historical, cultural, and spiritual connection of the Jewish people to Israel. Read More...

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