Ori Nir, With Reporting by E.J. Kessler


Both Sides Try To Put Positive Spin on Meeting

By Ori Nir, With Reporting by E.J. Kessler

WASHINGTON — Faced with bleak media accounts of Monday’s meeting between President Bush and Israeli Prime Minister Sharon, both the White House and the Israeli premier reached out to Jewish communal leaders in an attempt to put a positive spin on the summit.Both sides were insisting that the meeting at the president’s ranchRead More


Groups Worried by GOP’s Domestic Agenda

By Ori Nir, With Reporting by E.J. Kessler and Ori Nir.

WASHINGTON — Tuesday’s Republican blitz triggered a wave of deep disappointment among Jewish organizational officials, who are openly worrying about the fate of their liberal domestic agenda now that the GOP has strengthened its control over the White House and Congress.In particular, several Jewish communal leaders bemoaned the defeatRead More






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