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Tag: American Jewish Vote
November 25, 2012 | 9:23 am
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November 7, 2012 | 4:32 am
Facing his own election, the Israeli prime minister must now contend with a re-elected prsident and critics at home who accused him of backing Romney, writes Jeffrey Heller for Reuters.
... former Israeli...
November 6, 2012 | 3:26 pm
Check out Shmuel Rosner's new book, The Jewish Vote: Obama vs. Romney / A Jewish Voter's Guide
Rosner's Domain Jewish Party Identification - how do America's Jews vote?
The exit polls are pointing to...
October 24, 2012 | 11:07 am
This article, in a slightly shorter and slightly different version, first appeared in the IHT-NYT
SOUTH BEACH COUNTY, Florida - Surprising a small group of fellow Jews sitting in a classroom, I got my first first-hand lesson on the technicalities of Florida voting. As boring as...
October 22, 2012 | 6:26 am
October 5, 2012 | 2:14 am
Hamas departure from the Iranian fold does not mean the Palestinian militant group has suddenly embraced moderation, writes Jonathan Tobin in Commentary Magazine.
Hamas has not changed its spots, just its donors. The alliance...
September 20, 2012 | 8:49 am
The short answer is no.
For a longer answer, read the paragraph below.
For an even longer one, read the full excerpt from my new book that the Jewish Journal has posted.
And for the full answer, you’d have to get the book. The Jewish Vote, Obama vs. Romney / A Jewish Voter’s...
September 11, 2012 | 7:26 am
Commentary's Jonathan Tobin writes that President Obama "is losing up to a quarter of the Jewish votes he got in 2008". The source for this nugget of news: a new TIPP poll. Alas, this poll says nothing of this sort. True, it provides a breakdown by religion of the voters, and...
September 10, 2012 | 6:28 am
September 10, 2012 | 1:24 am
When going to the polls in November, American Jews should consider the principle of pikuah nefesh (saving a life) above tikkun olam, writes Dovid Efune in Algemeiner.
Living as we are today in perilous times, surely a candidate’s...
September 5, 2012 | 3:55 am
Why the Democrats have decided to omit Jerusalem from their party platform is utterly beyond me. There is nothing more predictable than the ensuing attacks from the right following such an omission. There's nothing more likely to trouble Jewish voters who still care about Israel...
June 10, 2012 | 10:20 am
On Friday, Gallup released yet another seasonal snapshot of the current tendencies of Jewish voters (see Figure 1). The short analysis provided by Jeffrey Jones makes it clear that “Obama remains the favorite of Jewish voters but appears to be running a bit weaker among them than...
June 6, 2012 | 8:59 am
In our previous Jewish Party Identification post we were able to bring some order to the seemingly conflicting numbers from different polls - putting the percentage of Jewish Democrats on 65%-68% and the percentage of Jewish Republicans on 27%-29%. What we have in this post...
May 2, 2012 | 10:35 am
March 13, 2012 | 6:23 am
Benjamin Netanyahu could be playing a clever game when it comes to Iran, and may well actually be in cahoots with Barack Obama, writes Jeffrey Goldberg in Bloomberg.
The former Israeli military official I spoke with Sunday in Tel Aviv...
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