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APN maintains strong relationships with Members of Congress, congressional staff, and Executive Branch officials. A non-partisan organization . with a non-partisan mission, APN supplies timely information, analysis, expertise and education, providing a pro-Israel, pro-peace, American Jewish perspective on issues and legislation related to Israel and the quest for Middle East peace and, security. APN also engages in advocacy, directly and through its nationwide Action Network, to promote pro-Israel/pro-peace legislation and policy

APN publishes the Legislative Round-Up -- the most comprehensive resource available anywhere on Middle East-related developments on Capitol Hill -- every Friday when Congress is in session. APN also hosts policy briefings on Capitol Hill and brings experts to meet with policy makers to maintain a steady flow of balanced information from the region.

APN Legislative Round-Up: July 25- Aug 2, 2014

1.  Bills, Resolutions & Letters re: Israel-Palestine Crisis
2.  Bills, Resolutions & Letters re: Iran diplomacy
3.  Hearings
4.  Members on the Record

(Congress is in recess August 2 – September 2; the Round-Up will likewise be in recess during this period)

 

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APN Legislative Round-Up: July 3-25, 2014

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APN Legislative Round-Up: June 21 - July 2, 2014

1.   Bills & Resolutions
2.  Hearings
3. Members on the Record
4.  From the Press

 

With apologies for the irregular timing of the Round-Up – a victim of summer travel plans…

 

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APN Legislative Round-Up: June 20, 2014

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APN Legislative Round-Up: June 13, 2014

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Setting the Record Straight: U.S. Law & the new PA government

There’s a lot of talk these days – from pundits, lobbyists, members of Congress, and others – to the effect that according to U.S. law, the Obama Administration must cut off all aid to the Palestinian Authority now that a new government is in power, a government that was produced out of a PLO-Hamas reconciliation agreement.

Regrettably, most of this talk appears to be informed more by anger, opinion, or wishful thinking than a careful analysis of the actual laws in question.   And as always, while every person is entitled to his or her own opinion, there is only one set of facts.  So now it's time to set the record straight.

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APN Legislative Round-Up: May 30, 2014

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APN Legislative Round-Up: May 22, 2014

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APN Legislative Round-Up: May 16, 2014

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APN Legislative Round-Up: May 9, 2014

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