There are no earth-shattering revelations in "What’s the Matter with Palm Beach County?" - a paper about the 2012 Jewish vote prepared by Eric Uslaner, a professor of the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. But it's a coherent and interesting paper....
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Tag: American Jewish Voters
December 30, 2012 | 7:40 am
December 3, 2012 | 8:30 am
November 12, 2012 | 6:55 am
November 2, 2012 | 3:26 am
Writing in the National Interest, Rajan Menon lays out his vision for an agreement with Iran on its nuclear program.
A negotiated settlement would have to include provisions allowing Iran some level of enrichment but one well below what...
October 28, 2012 | 12:27 pm
In an attempt to bring my new book (The Jewish Vote: Obama vs. Romney / A Jewish Voter’s Guide) to the attention of more readers before it’s too late – the book is more relevant now, when the votes are not yet cast in the Obama-Romney battle – I wrote an article for The Jewish...
October 18, 2012 | 9:12 am
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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 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...
August 7, 2012 | 6:46 am
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
April 4, 2012 | 8:32 am
The new Jewish Values Survey landed on my desk last night. It was while I was busy with other things, so I have the disadvantage – but also the advantage – of writing about it after many others had already reported some of the main findings of this survey. I’ll repeat some of...