Jews for the GOP

GOP grabbed larger share of the Jewish vote in loss

Mitt Romney became the first Republican presidential candidate to lose the general election after garnering 30 percent of the Jewish vote.

The Second Great Schlep

Team Obama fights for once-solid Jewish vote in South Florida
Barack Obama campaigning in Delray Beach, Florida / AP

Team Obama has launched a last-minute bid to court Jewish voters in the once reliably Democratic stronghold of South Florida, according to observers on the ground.

Ed Koch: Obama not ‘Best President’ for Israel

Unfair demands made on Israel while Hamas gets a pass
Ed Koch / AP

Former Democratic New York Mayor Ed Koch recently expressed disappointment in President Obama’s treatment of Israel, telling a Jewish crowd last weekend that no one “can rightfully say that President Obama is the best president” for Israel.