Election 2012

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In Mock Election, Guess Who Did Well?

Gov. Mitt Romney fared far better at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy than past Republican candidates — and better than among the Jewish population...
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Jewish Republicans Offer Post-Election Advice

  Think immigration through — again. Forget about gay marriage. And for heaven’s sake, when it comes to rape, shut up! Jewish Republicans and conservatives...
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Latinos and Jews Seek Political Alliance

  Election Day made it  clear the Latino vote mattered more than the Jewish vote. Now the two have incentive to work together. The question of...
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Back to Work for Lawmaker

U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz — the lone Jew and female representing Pennsylvania in Congress — discusses what's on her priority list for her fifth...
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List of Jews in the 113th Congress

Find here a list of Jews who will be serving in the next Congress. The next Congress will have 10 Jews in the Senate and...
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Jewish Wins, Losses in Congress

In a generally rough night for Republicans, the party's top Jewish congressional prospects all went down to defeat.   NEW YORK — Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.)...

Harrisburg’s Not Much Changed

Just like the nation’s capital, Harrisburg’s balance of power was left unchanged by voters. Still, the Democrats are claiming a victory by picking up...
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Jobs Intact for Lawmakers

This time around, remembering the name of your lawmakers in Washington shouldn’t be so hard. Unlike other recent election cycles, the cast of U.S. Senate and House...
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Local Cheers and Some Remorse

Spirits soared — and some dimmed — at  election watch parties Tuesday night with the news that President Barack Obama had won a second...
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Dissecting the Jewish Vote

According to national exit polls, President Barack Obama won 69 to 70 percent of the Jewish vote — an overwhelming majority commensurate with projections,...