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Posted: Fri, 06/19/2009 - 16:32 | Political Insider
Just in case you don’t have enough to worry about, this week brought a number of polls that may send Jewish leaders to the neighborhood pharmacy for some extra Prozac.   While Jewish organizations have been working overtime to depict Iran as the ultimate menace to U.S. as well as Israeli interests, a new Gallup poll indicates that they’ve only been partially successful.  
Posted: Fri, 06/19/2009 - 00:00 | Political Insider
Friday, June 19th, 2009 Just in case you don’t have enough to worry about, this week brought a number of polls that may send Jewish leaders to the neighborhood pharmacy for some extra Prozac. While Jewish organizations have been working overtime to depict Iran as the ultimate menace to U.S. as well as Israeli interests, a new Gallup poll indicates that they’ve only been partially successful.
Posted: Thu, 06/18/2009 - 00:00 | Political Insider
Thursday, June 18th, 2009 Over at Foreign Policy, the diligent Laura Rozen has an interesting blog item on Barack Obama’s Jimmy Carter problem. Rozen cites a Fox News report that the former president will press the administration to take Hamas off the U.S. terrorist list; whether or not the report is true, it’s not news this administration wants to hear as it walks multiple tightropes in its intensifying Middle East diplomacy.
Posted: Wed, 06/17/2009 - 11:54 | Political Insider
 
Posted: Tue, 06/16/2009 - 00:00 | Political Insider
Tuesday, June 16th, 2009
Posted: Tue, 06/16/2009 - 00:00 | Political Insider
Tuesday, June 16th, 2009 Well, it’s looking like Dennis Ross, the longtime U.S. Mideast peace negotiator now ensconced at the State Department with a nebulous role overseeing U.S. Iran policy, isn’t getting bounced from the administration after all, as an Israeli newspaper reported over the weekend. On the contrary: numerous reports now suggest Ross will soon move over to the White House, where he will continue working on  Iran matters – and serve as a key adviser to none less than President Barack Obama.