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  • National Endowment for Democracy names Frost chairman

    March 15, 2013 | 9:17 am

    The National Endowment for Democracy named Martin Frost, a pioneering Jewish former congressman, its new chairman.

    Frost, a Democrat who represented the Dallas-Fort Worth area from 1979-2005, was the first Jewish chairman of the campaign to elect Democrats to the U.S. House of...

  • Congressional Results: Two new Jews, but no rabbi

    November 5, 2008 | 5:41 pm

    WASHINGTON (JTA)--The U.S. House of Representatives is getting two new Jewish members, but Tuesday night's Democratic tide was not strong enough to sink several favorites of Jewish GOPers or to send Congress its first rabbi, Jewish Latina or Chinese Jew.

    The 111th U.S. Congress is...