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Vered Weiss On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Did Antisemitic ‘Whisper Campaign’ Over Jewish Roots Drive Tom Schweich to Suicide?

A Republican state auditor from Missouri was found dead from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, and there is some indication that some unfriendly questions over Tom Schweich’s Jewish ancestry More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Congressman Reintroduces Bill to Ban Online Gambling, Just the Way Adelson Likes It

Members of the House of Representatives are reintroducing a bill that would effectively ban online gambling in the U.S., which billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson has strongly supported for years. The More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Report: Gov. Christie Squeezed Lots of Juice out of Adelson, King Abdullah

He might have been flown over to Israel by Sheldon Adelson on his private jet, but it was the King of Jordan who picked up the $30, 000 tab for New Jersey governor Chris Christie’s hotel room and other More...

Eli Horn On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Obama Fires First Salvo in Latest Budget Fracas

Heralding a new budget battle with congressional Republicans, U.S. President Obama called Thursday for an end to the automatic budget cuts known as sequestration and proposed a 7% hike in spending above those More...

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Tibi Singer On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Who Will Be Adelson’s GOP Bibi in 2016?

As the guy who wants to lose a third time, aka Mitt Romney, is finalizing his efforts, he is discovering that, alas, his past big time fundraisers and donors in most of the key states are enamoured It More...

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Vered Weiss On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Donald Trump Wants Chuck Todd Fired from ‘Meet the Press’

“You’re fired!” Two of Donald Trump’s favorite words on his hit show “The Apprentice.” However, he has to actually have Chuck Todd in his employ to fire him. That hasn’t More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Republican Jews Stress Electability Over Ideology for GOP Presidential Candidates

For Republican Jews in the run-up to the 2016 Presidential campaign season, the decisive factor in supporting a candidate seems to be the likelihood of beating Hillary Rodham Clinton, according to JTA. org. More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Sheldon Silver Appeals for Passage of Entire NY Women’s Equality Act

The New York State Senate, including Democratic Speaker Sheldon Silver, approved eight parts of the Women’s Equality Act on Monday, although a controversial abortion plank was left off the docket, More...

Eli Horn On Friday, December 26th, 2014

Natalie Portman Angered by Leak of Emails Regarding War in Gaza

The latest series of leaked emails by Sony hackers has reportedly infuriated ‘Black Swan’ star Natalie Portman because she finds herself entangled in a mess that she didn’t chose to be in, More...

Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu On Friday, December 26th, 2014

Indiana Governor in Israel with Eyes on GOP Prize

Originally published by The Jewish Press Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is touring Israel this week in a business and pleasure trip that also is considered as a first step to tout credentials to be the Republican party More...

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