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Tag: Republican Presidential Nomination
January 30, 2015 | 10:58 am
April 10, 2012 | 4:46 pm
Our Israel Factor panel was never overly generous with candidate Santorum - as you can see in the graph below. The panel thought Santorum was too hawkish, too religious. No one would doubt his support for Israel, but such support is apparently not enough.
March 28, 2012 | 6:15 am
Syria after Assad
Writing in Project Syndicate, Ronald Lauder warns of the pitfalls that could lie ahead once Bashar Assad is removed from power.
To avoid the political chaos and regional escalation witnessed in other Arab countries recently, it is critical that any new Syrian...
February 5, 2012 | 5:26 am
Not only did Gingrich suffer an anticipated loss in Nevada’s caucus, writes Steve Kornacki in Salon, but he also faces the abdication of super-sponsor Sheldon Adelson.
“Ultimately, this may be the biggest story to come out of Saturday night. It’s hard...
February 1, 2012 | 4:24 am
A week ago I wrote that the most interesting question about the Florida Jewish vote is that “If the percentage of Republican Jews is higher this year than in 2008; if more than 4-5% of the Republican Florida voters are Jewish.” The answer to this question is now clear: a resounding...
January 25, 2012 | 6:31 am
March 18, 1999 | 7:00 pmIt may be the worst of times for Christian right groups -- which could be good news for Jewish leaders.
The Christian Coalition, once a surging force in state and national politics, is in disarray, and a leadership vacuum threatens the group's hard-won gains. In the 106th Congress,...