Category Archives: Israel

A Blogger at NATO 2012, What I Saw on Day One

-By Warner Todd Huston I was awarded press credentials for NATO’s 2012 Summit in Chicago and, having no idea what to expect, what I found on day one was a study in contrasts. What occurred was sometimes amusing, often mundane, … Continue reading

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Roskam Meets with Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat in Washington

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) sat down with the Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat to discuss the future of Jerusalem and the economic development of the city … Continue reading

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Ill. Reps Roskam/Hultgren Reaffirm U.S. Support for Israel

-By Warner Todd Huston Republican Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (6th District) and Randy Hultgren (14th District) voted in favor of the US-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act last week. The pair released statements on their votes. Roskam Statement on US-Israel Enhanced … Continue reading

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Israeli Leader Wishes Speedy Recovery to Ill. Senator Kirk

-By Warner Todd Huston Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared at the annual AIPAC conference and in his address to those gathered he took the occasion to wish a speedy recovery to Illinois Senator Mark Kirk. Kirk experienced a stroke … Continue reading

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Hultgren Statement On UNESCO’s Vote To Admit Palestine

From the office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (R, Illinois 14th District)… Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today issued the following statement after the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voted to admit Palestine as a … Continue reading

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