Jewish Journal

Mitt Romney narrowly wins Ohio in Super Tuesday split

by Ron Kampeas, JTA

March 6, 2012 | 10:44 pm

Republican U.S. presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney smiles while speaking to supporters at his "Super Tuesday" primary election night rally in Boston, Massachusetts on March 6. Photo by REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Super Tuesday Republican primaries were a race between Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum, Republicans selected a Jewish veteran for Ohio’s senate run, and Dennis Kucinich lost his bid for... read full article

  • Super Tuesday election results by state

    by Jewish Journal Staff and Reuters

    March 6, 2012 | 5:29 pm

    Georgia -


    Gingrich wins Republican primary in Georgia, TV networks project

    Newt Gingrich won the Republican presidential primary in his home state of Georgia, TV networks projected on Tuesday, giving the former congressman his second victory of the primary season.

  • In Ohio, GOP pins Senate hopes on young Jewish Iraq vet

    by Zach Silberman, JTA

    February 28, 2012 | 2:13 pm

    As the 2012 campaign heats up in Ohio, Republicans are pinning their hopes on a young Jewish military veteran to unseat Democratic incumbent Sen. Sherrod Brown.

    Josh Mandel, a 34-year-old U.S. Marine Corps veteran and the current state treasurer, has faced a number of challenges but...

  • On the issues: GOP hopefuls on Israel, Iran, abortion, Social Security and more

    JTA Staff

    February 28, 2012 | 1:58 pm

    In advance of Super Tuesday, JTA takes a look at the stances of the four Republican presidential candidates on some issues of Jewish interest. The candidates are listed in alphabetical order.


    Newt Gingrich: Has said that abortion should not be legal, though he makes...

  • Which Republican candidate has the Jewish vote?

    by Masha Rifkin and Jacob Kamaras, JointMedia News Service

    February 28, 2012 | 10:40 am

    When Jewish Republicans around the country enter the voting booth for 10 primaries and caucuses on March 6 for “Super Tuesday,” they will see three candidates who still have a puncher’s chance at securing the GOP presidential nomination.

    In this unpredictable race that has...

  • Jews well represented among Obama’s campaign chairs

    by Ron Kampeas, JTA

    February 22, 2012 | 10:11 am

    At least seven of the Obama campaign’s 35 co-chairs are Jewish, including Alan Solow, a leading figure in the organized community.

    Solow is identified on the list released early Wednesday morning as both a partner at the DLA Piper law firm and as a past president of the Conference...

  • Boteach declares intent to run for Congress


    February 6, 2012 | 10:35 am

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach has sent a letter declaring his intent to run for Congress in New Jersey’s newly formed 9th District.

    Boteach sent the letter of intent to the offices of the Bergen County Republican Organization by the Jan. 31 deadline but has not decided definitively to run,...

  • Economy more worrying than Mideast for Florida Jews

    by Patricia Zengerle, Reuters

    January 30, 2012 | 12:14 pm

    Newt Gingrich describes the Palestinians as an invented people and seeks covert action against Iran, while Mitt Romney accuses President Barack Obama of throwing Israel under a bus.

    But the Republican presidential candidates’ tough talk on the Middle East in Florida before Tuesday’s...

Page 3 of 103

< 1 2 3 4 5 > VIEW LAST PAGE