AIPAC Can't Lobby for Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen
    • 26.10.09 | 16:11 (IST)

    Under the laws that AIPAC was founded and incorporated, the AIPAC group can only technically lobby the Congress and Executive Branch. Being a foreign lobbyist in WASH DC is a different structure. JStreet and AIPAC competing--well yes--competing for the proper US policy towards Israel. Americans other than the American Jews are also very important in this debate. And Israelis should never forget this fact.

    from the article: J Street convenes in Washington, but can it take on AIPAC?
    First published 15:56 25.10.09 | Last updated 00:05 26.10.09
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