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Jeb Bush: Obama Disparaging Netanyahu While Negotiating With A Country That Supports The Holocaust “An Alice In Wonderland Foreign Policy”

Former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) talks with Brian Kilmeade, host of FOX News Radio's Kilmeade & Friends, about his potential 2016 presidential run, Mitt Romney, Ted Cruz, Israel, Bowe Bergdahl and more. JEB BUSH: The Israel/Iran comparison is probably the most telling. As we've disengaged over the first term of his office, now we are […]

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White House reconsiders Israel policy

White House reconsiders Israel policy – Politics Informer Video

Julie Pace and Ron Fournier discuss the state of Israel’s relationship to the U.S. in the wake of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s reelection.

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Earnest on Defending Israel At UN: “The Administration Needs To Reevaluate What Our Policy Will Be”

QUESTION: Josh, back to the reassessing U.S. policy towards Israel, you keep mentioning the United Nations in your responses. The practical matter of that is that in the past few years, the United States has lobbied long and hard against any resolution which would call for the establishment of the Palestinian State. Can you say […]

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Bush Faces Test of Exam Policy

As Jeb Bush moves toward a likely presidential run, he is being challenged by a pushback in Florida to the state’s student-testing system, which he implemented starting in 1999 to make schools more accountable. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. rebukes Israel’s victorious Netanyahu on Mideast policy

By Roberta Rampton and Patricia Zengerle CLEVELAND/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Wednesday scolded Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following his re-election victory for abandoning his commitment to negotiate for a Palestinian state and for what it called "divisive" campaign rhetoric toward Israel’s minority Arab voters. In a hard-right shift in the final days […]

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Andrea Mitchell: Obama Administration “Reevaluating” Entire Policy With Israel

ANDREA MITCHELL, NBC NEWS: The bet is that he's going to be around a lot longer than Barack Obama, at least a couple of years, if not a full four-year term. So, he has been re-elected with a strong mandate for these hard-line policies. There's another price, of course, which is the domestic price. A […]

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Tax Policy: Tax Cuts Still Don’t Pay for Themselves

A new report says a Republican tax cut plan would increase tax revenue in the long run, but economists disagree. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Tax Policy: Will Hillary Clinton Follow Democrats on Capital Gains?

One of the big questions facing the Democratic front-runner is how eager she is to tax the rich with a higher rate on capital gains. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Cuomo Faces Pressure to Change Email Policy

The Cuomo administration has come under fire for the implementation of a policy that mandates purging New York state workers’ emails after 90 days. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Congressional Memo: Struggling in Congress, Republicans Unite on Foreign Policy

With the economy improving, Republican lawmakers are embracing foreign policy to contrast themselves with the president and his Democratic allies. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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