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JOSH ZEITZ: No, Jews Aren’t Defecting to the GOP

Politico: Republicans have tried to woo them many times before. It’s never worked.

n October 1972, the New York Times published a provocative article whose headline read, “GOP Intensifies Drive to Attract Jews to Nixon.” Seeking to exploit Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern’s imprecise position on the Arab-Israeli conflict and his growing association with extreme elements in the Democratic Party, some of which identified Zionism as a neo-colonial and racist political creed, the Republican machine worked in over-drive that year to peel off large numbers of American Jewish voters. 128 more words

Culture

Proud Black Republicans and the Cross they Bear

Former Congressman Allen West (R-22, Florida) and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-20 Florida) were unfortunately involved in a heated exchange of views and personal attacks amidst the 2012 election, made all the more poignant and media-worthy because both are from Florida and both are recent migrants to the state. 1,946 more words

Congress

NORMAN PODHORETZ: Why Are Jews Liberals?

Wall Street Journal: One of the most extraordinary features of Barack Obama’s victory over John McCain was his capture of 78% of the Jewish vote. To be sure, there was nothing extraordinary about the number itself. 55 more words

Culture

Jewish Support Of Dems Down 21% Since 2006 Midterms ... About Time

Are Democrats Losing The Jews?

” First, some raw facts. In the 2006 midterm elections, 87 percent of Jews voted for Democratic candidates for the House of Representatives.

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Politics

Jews and American Politics

One of the major stereotypes about American Jews is that we’re all political liberals. There are in fact many prominent conservatives who are Jewish: Paul Wolfowitz, William Kristol, Eric Cantor, Ken Mehlman, Michael Savage, and more. 362 more words

Rants

Don't vote Democrats this time for the following reasons:

Don’t vote Democrats this time for the following reasons:
Total Number of elligible voters in the US 206M
Black Voters 17.8M
Latinos 25M
Number of Jewish in the US 5.3M… 197 more words

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