Then-Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) speaks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) dinner in New York in 2007. (Dima Gavrysh / AP) Leaked emails from the Center for American Progress, a major think tank that strongly...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the pro-Israel lobbying group that led the fight to kill the Iran nuclear deal, admitted defeat on Friday. In an email to its supporters, Citizens for a Nuclear Free Iran, an...Show More Summary
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s failure to block the Iran deal, after spending nearly $30 million to defeat it, raises questions about whether its power has now been diminished.
An official from the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the leading pro-Israel lobby in the U.S., on Thursday blasted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for harming the opposition to the Iran nuclear deal by insisting on addressing Congress on the issue in March. Show More Summary
Sen. Ben Cardin addressing the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference on March 1, 2015. Congress is headed this week for an acrimonious fight over the Iran nuclear agreement even though President Obama now has the votes needed to sustain a veto of any resolution rejecting it. Show More Summary
Booker’s announcement comes before a rally in New Jersey planned for Thursday night, organized by the pro-Israel advocacy group American Israel Public Affairs Committee. President Barack Obama won a foreign-policy victory on Wednesday when Maryland’s Barbara Mikulski became the 34th senator to back the nuclear deal. He has said the deal cuts off “every pathway
But critics have failed to use Congress’ summer recess to turn the tide against the agreement, despite a multimillion-dollar lobbying campaign funded by the powerful American Israel Public Affairs Committee, or AIPAC. Republicans dismissed Wednesday’s news and made clear they still intend to fight the deal. The Iran nuclear deal has passed the Senate with
For years, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee has hosted President Obama or a high-ranking representative of his administration at their annual conference in Washington, D.C. No matter how anti-Israel
Critics of the Iran deal planned to use the August recess to convince members of Congress to vote against the agreement, but despite an intense lobbying effort by the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, it's increasingly apparent that President Obama will have the votes to sustain his veto, should Congress... More »
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee placed all of its chips on its multi-million dollar campaign to scuttle the Iran deal, and it now appears it will lose that bet.
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the so-called 800-pound gorilla, is the big player in lobbying against the nuclear weapons agreement that the United States and five other countries signed with Iran. When it comes to influencing...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Last week, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the largest pro-Israel advocacy group in the United States, released a memo listing former military commanders opposed to the Iran nuclear deal. Standing out among...Show More Summary
By Max Blumenthal Instead of the one sponsored by an arm of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, a tour of the “real Israel” would show U.S. representatives the ugly truth behind Israel’s propaganda.
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is throwing mountains of money around in an attempt to derail the Iran nuclear deal. NPR says AIPAC will spend $20 million to $40 million to oppose the Iran deal, but that might be a conservative estimate.
The president accused the American Israel Public Affairs Committee of spending millions on advertising to try to defeat the accord, as well as spreading misinformation about it.
Politico reports that opponents of the Iran deal are looking to spend tens of millions on ads hammering Democrats who are thought to be undecided on it: The American Israel Public Affairs Committee is teaming up with other pro-Israel Jewish groups to spend between $20 million and $40 million to blast the deal through commercials […]
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee has formed a tax-exempt lobbying group with the sole mission of educating the public "about the dangers of the proposed Iran deal."
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, or AIPAC, is putting its financial muscle behind a new advertising campaign in opposition to a nuclear accord with Iran.
WASHINGTON -- The American Israel Public Affairs Committee on Wednesday issued its first public direction to Congress to reject the nuclear agreement that was finalized the previous day between Iran, the U.S. and five world powers. “After...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- On June 3, 2008, Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, secured the necessary delegates to become the Democratic nominee for president. The next day, he spoke before the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, a pro-Israel lobby. Show More Summary