RJC, ZOA, Won’t Call Biden ‘President-Elect’

BY RON KAMPEAS (JTA) — Two conservative Jewish organizations known for their absolute support of President Donald Trump’s Israel policies will not call Joe Biden “president-elect” until legal challenges are settled,...

What to Expect from President Joe Biden

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — On Joe Biden’s first day as president, he plans to launch a task force to reunite children and parents separated at the country’s southern border. It’s...

Five Towns Mom a Star in Fight Against Biden Win

(JTA) — The messages casting doubt on the election results started circulating among Orthodox Jewish social media accounts by Wednesday morning and continued throughout the weekend, pausing only for...

U.S. Jews Fear Bigotry, Division Will Continue No Matter Who Wins

(JTA) — American Jews, like the rest of the country, don’t yet know who won the presidential election. But after a grueling campaign and a contentious voting period, they say...

Next Congress Likely to Continue a Strong Jewish Presence

JNS.org – Despite comprising just 2 percent of the U.S. population, Jews have always played an outsized role in politics. In the outgoing 116th Congress, nine Jewish members served in...

Pennsylvania’s Jewish AG Making Sure All PA Votes Are Counted

(JTA) — As Pennsylvania counts its votes with the nation watching anxiously, the person in charge of making sure the ballots are tallied is an official once described as...

Trump Calls Election ‘Rigged’ as Biden Closes in on 270

Democrat Joe Biden crept nearer to victory over Donald Trump on Thursday in an exceedingly-close U.S. election that hinged on razor-thin margins in a handful of states, while the Republican president...

American Jews Grapple With Profound Political Shifts

BY RON KAMPEAS PITTSBURGH (JTA) — American Jews woke up on Wednesday to a presidential election that is extending their anxiety and to electoral maps that show a Republican Party changed...

Rice, Kaminsky and Miller Re-elected in Five Towns

Nassau County residents voted early in droves, not just by absentee ballot but in person too. About 171,000 people in Nassau voted early, including about 82,000 registered Democrats and 48,800...

Orthodox Jews Stepped Up to Support Trump

(JTA) — Rayne Lunger had known for some time that many in her community supported Donald Trump for president. But it was just in the last few weeks when...
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