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Sam Stein

Jewish Advocacy Group Launches PAC To Take Heat Off Israel

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Aiming to change the perception that American Jews are one-issue voters, a national advocacy group will expand its operations with a pol...

Sam Stein

Was Miami Media Report On Romney's Jewish Support Fabricated?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.24.2012 | Politics

A report purporting to show potentially historic levels of support from Jewish voters for Mitt Romney in a general election matchup with Barack Obama ...

Jews for Obama?

Michelle Haimoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Haimoff

The one issue that surpasses even those that center around civil liberties is the continued existence of the state of Israel.

What Obama Must Do in Israel

Yoav Sivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Yoav Sivan

Rather than respond to Jewish voters defensively, Barack Obama ought to respond with some spine.

Obama Worked Hardest On Israel Trip For Jewish Voters

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Before embarking on a sprawling international trip that would take him to seven countries, two continents and two war zones, Sen. Barack Obama and his...

Obama Tours Holocaust Museum In Israel

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SDEROT, Israel — From the solemnity of a Holocaust museum to a dusty village battered by Hamas rockets, Democratic presidential contender Barack...

1% Of Voters Think Obama Is Jewish

TNR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The latest Pew Poll (in which Barack Obama leads John McCain 48-40) asks registered voters what religion they think Barack Obama is. Only 57% say that...

Obama On Hamas Smear: "We Don't Do Nuance Well In Politics"

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama sat for a lengthy interview with Jeffrey Goldberg where he discusses Israel, his connection to Chicago's Jewish community, and Middle Eas...

Barack Obama - The First Jewish Presidential Nominee

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adam Hanft

Jews have been a great American catalysts for change, not just in the way we fought for it, but in the way that our successes here birthed the narrative imagination that led to Obama's victory.

Lieberman's Stepson: I'm Voting For Obama

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There's one less Democrat listening to Sen. Joe Lieberman. Rabbi Ethan Tucker, the senator's step son, offered up his opinion on the difficulties fac...

Sam Stein

Does Obama Even Need The Jewish Vote?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over the past few days and weeks, much ink has been devoted to Barack Obama's potentially tricky relationship with the Jewish community. Had his rela...

House GOP Leaders Make Up Quotes To Attack Obama Over Israel

ABC's Political Punch | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview with The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., talked a great deal about Israel. He was rather effusive in his suppo...

Clinton Bundler Questions Obama's Name, Commitment To Israel

Wilshire & Washington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More evidence that the bitterness among the Clinton and Obama camps is seeping down to the donor level. Daphna Ziman, a Hillary Clinton bundler well-...

Clinton Surrogates Question Obama's Commitment To Israel

Newsweek | Michael Hirsh and Dan Ephron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The comment seemed like a casual aside. Ann Lewis, a senior adviser to Hillary Clinton, was touting the New York senator's strong support for Israel d...