The true rift between Netanyahu and Obama is about policy, not politesse
Who’s speaking out against, and in favor of, Netanyahu’s upcoming speech
The Times admits major screw-up on Bibi’s so-called breach of protocol
White House calls the invitation a breach of protocol
Plus Eric Trager writes on the future of the Egyptian electorate
House Majority Leader plays a large role in opposition to fiscal crisis deal
With a looming deadline, deep-seated distrust, and competing claims to resources, Washington’s effort to reach a debt deal is a stateside version of the ongoing quest for Israeli-Palestinian peace
And Rep. Cantor is a crucial player in the negotiations
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the highest-ranking Jewish elected official in U.S. history, hails not from the urban melting pot but from a Southern, explicitly Christian America
Highest-ever-ranking Jewish legislator has rough first day
Lobbying Congress for tougher sanctions on Iran
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