Campus branches of the liberal group J Street have been helping anti-Israel activists gain support for student government resolutions calling for boycotts of Israel, according to a Washington Free Beacon review of BDS campaigns on college campuses during the recently concluded 2017-2018 school year.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wisc.) has accepted another $50,000 in bundled contributions from lobbyists at the J Street PAC despite her anti-special-interests stance, filings show.
Politico foreign affairs correspondent Nahal Toosi spoke on Sunday at a conference put on by J Street, a far-left anti-Israel group currently waging an aggressive campaign against the confirmation of the Trump administration’s secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo.
The Republican Party of Michigan is signing on to a campaign to defeat candidates, including a Michigan Democrat, backed by J Street PAC, the prominent pro-Iran-deal, Mideast lobbying group.
The liberal lobbying group J Street on Thursday condemned Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ “divisive and inflammatory rhetoric” in a recent speech he delivered opposing President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
A campus activist network will push student governments and university administrations this year to pass a resolution calling for “an end to … the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territory.”
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine’s views on Israel are being criticized after Hillary Clinton named him to the Democratic ticket on Friday as her vice presidential pick.
Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D., Ill.) skipped a congressional vote to help Holocaust victims on Tuesday so that she could fundraise with the liberal Middle East lobbying group J Street, which has a reputation for promoting an anti-Israel agenda.