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“Congressman Levin only turned down PAC money after ‘his hypocrisy was exposed,’ Stevens alleged”

JEWISH INSIDER Stevens and Levin trade barbs over AIPAC, PAC funding Marc Rod May 25, 2022 Reps. Haley Stevens (D-MI) and Andy Levin (D-MI) exchanged attacks over campaign funding and support from AIPAC and corporate PAC groups in their second primary … Continue reading

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The Intercept–which hasn’t seen an anti-Israel article it doesn’t like–assesses loss of Ohio progressive Nina Turner to incumbent Rep Shontel Brown

THE INTERCEPT Progressives, “Massively Outgunned,” Ditched Nina Turner Akela Lacy May 3, 2022 Justice Democrats, the group that has launched several progressive members of Congress, said it’s being “massively outgunned” by Republican donors giving millions to attack progressive candidates in … Continue reading

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Biden’s new press secretary: “AIPAC’s policies are not progressive policies”

JTA Karine Jean-Pierre, who endorsed AIPAC boycott, to be next White House press secretary Ron Kampeas May 5, 2022 President Joe Biden named as his next press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, a former official of the activist MoveOn group who endorsed … Continue reading

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AIPAC: “This is no moment for the pro-Israel movement to become selective about its friends”

JTA AIPAC defends its endorsees, including those who questioned Biden’s election Ron Kampeas March 18, 2022 In response to criticism of its first slate of political action committee endorsements, the AIPAC lobby told its activists that it would continue to … Continue reading

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AIPAC: The question isn’t whether the pro-Israel community should support candidates; it’s whether those contributions will make a difference if one of the two parties is being led by leftist foes of the Jewish state

JNS Can AIPAC help lead a new bipartisan surge of support for Israel? by Jonathan S. Tobin December 20, 2021 To many casual observers of Washington politics, the news that AIPAC was, for the first time in its history, going … Continue reading

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Rep. Betty McCollum’s bill conditioning Israel aid is being backed by several left-wing groups such as J Street, IfNotNow, Jewish Voice for Peace and Americans for Peace Now

JNS AIPAC Blasts Bill Proposed by Minnesota Rep. McCollum to Condition US Aid to Israel April 15, 2021 AIPAC blasted a new bill introduced by Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) that would condition U.S. aid to Israel to ensure that no … Continue reading

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Former AIPAC director Kessler’s “new initiative is not the first aimed at reversing progressive disillusionment with Israel”

JEWISH CURRENTS Former AIPAC Senior Operative Launches Group to Cultivate Democratic Support for Israel by Alex Kane March 18, 2021 IIn a sign of Israel advocates’ growing anxiety over progressive opposition to Israeli policies, AIPAC’s Director of Strategic Initiatives, Jonathan … Continue reading

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A controversial story was moved to the archives on NBC, as per an editor’s note

JNS Mother Jones, NBC News face backlash over articles about NSC official, AIPAC donations January 28, 2021 Mother Jones and NBC News have faced backlash over publishing articles on Wednesday about a top National Security Council official and her family foundation donating hundreds … Continue reading

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AIPAC Response to NBC News’ Charge of Dual Loyalty

AIPAC Brian Shankman, Director of Regional Affairs and Development January 28, 2021 Earlier today, NBC News posted an article challenging whether a longtime AIPAC member could be trusted with a security position in the Biden administration due to her support … Continue reading

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“But as his interrogations went on, he realized that his interlocutors were only interested in information about Jews—particularly, Jews at the Pentagon””

NEWSWEEK A Call for Late Justice for Col. Larry Franklin by Caroline Glick November 27, 2020 Last month, in a small town in West Virginia, a 74-year-old husband and his invalid wife were hospitalized for several days after eating rotten … Continue reading

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