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    • Ron
    • 20.10.09 | 20:58 (IST)

    J Street has between 4-5 thousand donors. It does not know the religious or ethnic background of all of them, but they are primarily individual Jewish Americans. J Street accepts no funding from foreign governments nor foreign organizations. About 3% of the donors are from Americans with Arabic or Muslim sounding names. In 2008, J Street raised $844,000 (an election year) and thus far in 2009 (as of July) it has raised $111,000.

    from the article: J Street embraced by Obama administration, but not in Israel
    First published 01:22 18.10.09 | Last updated 10:46 18.10.09
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