Jewish Journal

Brad Sherman makes Forward 50

By Jonah Lowenfeld

November 12, 2012 | 11:22 pm

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Rep. Brad Sherman has been named to the Forward 50, the newspaper’s annual list of “American Jews who made the most significant impact on the news in the past year.”

By that measure –... read on

  • A telling reaction to Berman’s loss (and Sherman’s win)

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    November 7, 2012 | 2:46 pm

    I don't usually post press releases, but this one seemed somewhat telling, so I thought I'd share it. It comes from the National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC), which "maximizes Jewish support for Democrats at the federal and state levels of government."


    FOR IMMEDIATE... read on

  • Sherman beats Berman, 60-40

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    November 7, 2012 | 7:12 am

    Rep. Brad Sherman won reelection by a large margin over fellow incumbent Democrat Rep. Howard Berman on Election Day, taking 60 percent of the votes cast in the new 30th district.

    The results took time to trickle in, leaving both candidates to give noncommittal speeches on... read on

  • In their own words: What Berman and Sherman would do with another term

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    November 5, 2012 | 8:45 am

    As is to be expected when two incumbents with more than 40 combined years in office face off against one another, a lot of the back and forth in the campaign between Rep. Brad Sherman and Rep. Howard Berman has focused what each has done in the past.

    But what would each of these... read on




As a result of California’s 2011 redistricting, two Jewish Democratic incumbent congressmen, Howard Berman (D - Valley Village) and Brad Sherman (D - Sherman Oaks), have both...

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