Presidential elections 2016

The latest despicable, shameful comments made by David Duke

The man who has made a career of stating disgusting beliefs has now come up with one about the Jews. Jason D. Greenblatt, 6/12/2016, 10:58 PM

Is Donald Trump becoming Lenny Bruce?

He’s gone bananas over the Trump University affair. Enough. Jack Engelhard, 6/8/2016, 1:18 PM

Trump meets the sensitive press

There will be blood between Trump and the news media as long as Trump stays in the picture. Jack Engelhard, 6/2/2016, 7:43 PM

Trump launched presidential campaign to fight Iran deal

Republican candidate's son reveals nuke deal was a 'game-changer' for him, which made him finally say 'I'm going to give this a real shot.'Ari Yashar, 5/29/2016, 10:49 PM

It's official: Trump is the Republican candidate

Delegate count shows Trump has the nomination in the bag and now must prepare for a clash with the Democrats.Ari Yashar, 5/26/2016, 8:45 PM

Data proves Trump not drawing in new votes for Republicans

Trump frequently claims he is drawing away votes from the Democrats, but primaries data says turnout proves a wash at best.Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2016, 2:28 PM

Clinton fires back at Trump following NRA endorsement

Hillary Clinton attacks Donald Trump's proposals on firearms as 'dangerous' for America's children.Shoshana Miskin, 5/22/2016, 4:37 PM

Clinton says Trump is not 'qualified' to be president

Hillary Clinton is confident that she will be the Democratic nominee.Shoshana Miskin, 5/19/2016, 10:59 PM

McCain backs Trump, but doesn't forget insult

Ex-presidential nominee slams anti-Trump party leaders who are 'out of step' with voters, but demands he apologize to prisoners of war.Ari Yashar, 5/8/2016, 7:36 PM

Cruz, Kasich ally against Trump

Ted Cruz and John Kasich campaigns agree to coordinate to stop Donald Trump.Shoshana Miskin, 4/25/2016, 8:57 AM

Cruz says Trump supporters act like 'union boss thugs'

Ahead of New York primary, Republican candidate Ted Cruz accuses opponent staffers of violent tactics.Shoshana Miskin, 4/14/2016, 8:59 AM

"Jews for Bernie" - really?

It can't be serious, it's almost like "Jews for Korach." Jack Engelhard, 4/13/2016, 11:58 PM

New York not your kind of town, Bernie or Hillary

New York can't be romanced with a smile and a shine. Jack Engelhard, 4/10/2016, 10:17 PM

Time to call Bernie most dangerous man in America

Bernie presents a clear and present danger. Jack Engelhard, 4/6/2016, 8:21 PM

Trump won’t tango

But Trump in the White House is Sinatra in the White House, temperamental, unpredictable, but loaded with talent and always true to his friends. Jack Engelhard, 3/28/2016, 8:18 AM

Clinton is still silent on the Bush-Congress commitments to Israel

Don't hold your breath. David Singer, 3/27/2016, 7:01 PM

After AIPAC: Voting in November

Whomever the Republicans put up in July gets my vote in November. To vote for Hillary would be incomprehensible.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 3/23/2016, 11:02 PM

Conservative infighting could hand Democrats an undeserved victory

If Conservatives keep bickering, they may hand us over by default to the scofflaw Hillary Clinton. Jack Engelhard, 3/16/2016, 6:00 AM

A view from America: The US presidential election - so far

Don't believe the US media - they portrayed Begin as Hitler.A cogent analysis of the US presidential candidates positions and chances. And a must read.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 3/12/2016, 7:33 PM

Why Trump and only Trump can beat Hillary

The others are good guys, but no one knows them. Jack Engelhard, 3/10/2016, 9:45 PM

US presidents and Israel: Always expect the unexpected

A look at American presidential attitudes and actions vis a vis Israel starting with FDR. And what those who are pro-Israel should look for in choosing the next president. David Friedman, 3/9/2016, 4:10 PM

Religion, peace and politics

Whoever is the next president will be able to improve upon his or her predecessor’s performance so long as they wake up in the morning and are breathing. Larry Gordon, 3/8/2016, 4:56 PM

Rubio challenges Hillary's support for Israel

President Obama has disgracefully attempted to subvert his predecessor’s commitments to Israel - aided and abetted by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. What about the other candidates? David Singer, 3/8/2016, 9:40 AM

Bernie Sanders is not a Jew

His first and foremost allegiance has always been to the left at the expense of the Jews. Daniel Greenfield, 3/8/2016, 9:20 AM

Watch: Bernie Sanders is 'very proud to be Jewish'

As Democrats faced off in a debate in Michigan, Sanders had a chance to reply to his critics who claimed he downplayed his Jewish heritage.Shoshana Miskin, 3/7/2016, 10:12 AM

Romney calls Trump a ‘phony, fraud’

In leaked speech to be delivered on Thursday, former GOP presidential nominee urges Republicans to shun Donald Trump.Shoshana Miskin, 3/3/2016, 6:45 PM

Israel who?

US presidential debates completely avoid mention of Israel - is the Jewish state being ignored or catching a break?Larry Gordon, 2/18/2016, 6:45 PM

Before it battles BDS, American Jewry must combat ignorance

Veteran US-Jewish leader Malcolm Hoenlein on building bridges between Israel and US Jews, fighting ignorance, and a fateful US election.Ari Soffer, 2/7/2016, 9:57 PM

Could the Muslim vote swing the US election?

Muslim Brotherhood-linked group calls on American Muslims to 'turn your Islamic centers and mosques into voter registration centers.'Hillel Fendel, 2/2/2016, 4:24 PM

'Israel Flip-Flopper' Rand Paul Announces Presidential Campaign

Republican candidate goes on record, hampered by past calls to cut defense aid to Jewish state he has recently tried to distance from.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2015, 6:56 PM

Report: Pro-Israel Senator Cruz to 'Declare' Candidacy Monday

Ted Cruz (R-Texas), one of Israel's best friends in the Senate, is ready for the fray, a report Sunday said.Yaakov Levi, 3/22/2015, 4:33 PM