At an Israel Independence Day party, Ron Dermer and Denis McDonough signaled that relations were back on track after Iran deal fight.
Denis McDonough, the White House chief of staff, will headline the annual J Street conference, at a time of U.S.-Israel tensions over the liberal Jewish Middle East policy group’s signature issue, the two-state solution.
The Obama administration is pledged to stem the “rising tide” of anti-Semitism, the White House chief of staff said.
President Obama named as his new chief of staff a security official, Denis McDonough, who has strong ties to the Jewish organizational community.
President Obama named Denis McDonough as his new chief of staff. He’s one of the president’s closest confidants on foreign policy, but why did he once anger Jewish leaders?
President Barack Obama named longtime foreign policy aide Denis McDonough to be his next White House chief of staff on Friday.