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Posts Tagged: hagel jewish lobby

May 28, 2013 1:30 am

The John Kerry-Atlantic Council Connection

President Obama's foreign policy and national security teams reflect the worldview of the Atlantic Council, a prestigious, Washington-based multilateralism-driven think tank. Secretaries of State, John Kerry...

May 22, 2013 9:13 am

Likud MK Feiglin: Accepting US Aid is Immoral

Times of Israel - Israel should not accept US foreign aid because it is immoral and allows Washington to exert political pressure on...

May 8, 2013 2:29 am

Obama Says White House Wasn’t Surprised by Syria Strikes

Politico - President Barack Obama has a blunt message for Syrian strongman Bashar Assad and his own critics: I always get my man. Eventually. Obama, who...

April 29, 2013 1:49 am

The Secretary’s Epiphany

As a U.S. senator, Chuck Hagel went to great lengths to assure people he was not the "Senator from Israel," and he seemed...

March 13, 2013 12:56 am

How the ‘Obama and Israel’ Debate Misses the Point

WASHINGTON, DC - A persistent theme at this month's policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the weightiest and most influential of all the...

March 6, 2013 1:11 am

Hagel to Barak: US Will Keep Funding Israeli Missile Defense

Times of Israel - US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel told his Israeli counterpart Ehud Barak Tuesday that while the US continues to believe...

March 6, 2013 1:04 am

Hagel and Israel: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

WASHINGTON, DC— For former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who came under heavy criticism from some Jewish groups and from legislators on both sides of...

March 5, 2013 12:30 pm


Chuck Hagel's notorious 2008 statement about the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), the leading institution of the pro-Israel lobby, claimed that "the Jewish...

February 27, 2013 11:17 am

Jewish Groups, Israel React to Hagel Confirmation

Jewish Groups responded Tuesday to Chuck Hagel's controversial confirmation as Secretary of Defense.  From the left, the National Jewish Democratic Council applauded Hagel's statements during his nomination...

February 27, 2013 1:42 am

Controversial Nominee Hagel Confirmed as Secretary of Defense

Former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who has come under fire for both his record and statements on Israel since his name surfaced as...

February 26, 2013 4:54 pm

Schumer’s Choice

In 2010 the late Mayor Ed Koch, a beloved leader in the Jewish Community, publicly asked "Where are the voices of Jewish members of Congress...

February 26, 2013 2:13 am

Senate to Vote on Hagel Tuesday

Fox News - The Senate plans to vote once again on Chuck Hagel's nomination for Defense secretary, with supporters aiming to clear a procedural...

February 21, 2013 2:16 am

Schumer: Hagel “Almost Had Tears in His Eyes” During Meeting

Politico - New York Sen. Chuck Schumer said Wednesday that Chuck Hagel "almost had tears in his eyes" as he explained to the former...

February 21, 2013 12:16 am

Graham Asks Hagel About “Apartheid” Statement in Letter

Weekly Standard - South Carolina senator Lindsey Graham has just sent a letter to Barack Obama's defense secretary nominee, Chuck Hagel. Graham asks if,...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Study: Latest Palestinian Textbooks Show Increased Indoctrination to Jihad and Martyrdom - In July 2017, the Palestinian Authority (PA) schoolbooks for the...

Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...


Palestinian Authority President Abbas Calls US Ambassador to Israel Friedma...

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday criticized US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman for his support of Israeli...


Another Israeli Hi-Tech Exit: KLA-Tencor Buys Orbotech for $3.4 Billion

A deal was reached on Monday for Israeli electronics manufacturer Orbotech Ltd. to be acquired by the California-based KLA-Tencor Corporation for $3.4 billion. Orbotech is the latest Israeli hi-tech firm to...

Middle East

On Eve of Trump-Saudi Meeting, Riyadh Calls Iran Nuclear Deal Flawed

Saudi Arabia called the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers a "flawed agreement" on Monday, on the eve of a meeting between the Saudi crown prince and US President Donald Trump who...