Democratic presidential debate largely ignores foreign policy

2nd Democratic debate largely avoids foreign policy questions. Trump pounces on Dems for not mentioning Israel or rise in anti-Semitism.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 6/28/2019, 10:19 AM

California Democrats soften language on anti-Israel resolutions

Democratic Party of California passes water-downed versions of resolutions critical of Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/2/2019, 6:28 PM

California Democrats try to tie Israel to Pittsburgh massacre

Left-wingers push resolutions suggesting Israel partly to blame for synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh, demand revoking Golan recognition.JTA, 6/2/2019, 4:34 PM

Democratic presidential candidate calls Israel a 'racist regime'

Ex-Alaska senator running for Democratic presidential nomination accuses Israel of ethnic cleansing, demands Israel become binational state.David Rosenberg, 5/8/2019, 10:38 AM

Biden? Sanders? Or it does not matter at all

What do Democrats really want from a 2020 candidate?NPR, 4/24/2019, 11:13 PM

Ocasio-Cortez: Cutting aid to Israel should be ‘on the table’

NY congresswoman calls Netanyahu 'authoritarian, Trump-like figure', says US should weigh cutting aid over Netanyahu's annexation promise.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 4/16/2019, 7:52 AM

2020 Democratic hopeful blasts Netanyahu over annexation pledge

Democratic mayor and possible 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg condemns Netanyahu's vow to annex settlements in Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 4/7/2019, 10:49 PM

Liberal complacency with Democratic antisemitism

The Democratic Party clearly has an anti-Semitism problem, but too many Jewish Democrats have been restrained in their responses. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 4/3/2019, 5:12 AM

'Gas the Jews' spray-painted onto Oklahoma Democratic party HQ

Racist, anti-Semitic graffiti spray-painted on outside of Oklahoma Democratic party's headquarters.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/31/2019, 10:40 PM

2020 Democratic candidate takes stand against circumcision

Businessman and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang takes aim at circumcision - but says parents should have right to choose.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/21/2019, 12:54 PM

Liz Cheney: Democrats are now the party of anti-Semitism

'Democrats enabling anti-Semitism,' says Republican congresswoman. 'Dems now the party of anti-Semitism, socialism, infanticide.'David Rosenberg, 3/11/2019, 9:41 AM

'Time for a Jewish Exodus from the Democratic party'

'No place for Jews in the Democratic party'. Amid Ilhan Omar's anti-Semitism scandal, American-Jewish model launches 'Jexodus' movement.David Rosenberg, 3/8/2019, 12:17 PM

Democrat Identity Politics allow Jew-Haters to seep through the cracks

Long after it had seemed that the Democrats finally had forgiven the Republicans for taking away their slaves, the new era of Democrat Hate has come.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 2/17/2019, 12:59 PM

Centrist Democrats launch pro-Israel faction to counter far-left

As support for Israel falls among younger Democrats and the party's left-wing, centrist Democrats launch pro-Israel group.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/29/2019, 7:25 AM

Pete Buttigieg seeks Democratic nomination for president

South Bend, Indiana mayor joins crowded Democratic presidential field, backed by Democratic Jewish leader Susan Turnbull.Ron Kampeas,JTA, 1/23/2019, 5:58 PM

US Democratic leaders accuse Pres.Trump of holding gov't hostage

Pelosi and Schumer call Pres. Trump's ideas unoriginal, one-sided and ineffectiveArutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2019, 12:45 PM

Report: Democrats drop sponsorship of Women's March

Jewish Democratic Council of America says party to stop sponsoring national Women's March over anti-Semitism in movement.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 1/15/2019, 7:47 PM

Dershowitz: Democratic party tolerating anti-Semitism

Prominent jurist and lifelong Democrat warns party is turning blind eye to 'anti-Semitic' hard left base.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2018, 9:46 AM

Can Republicans hold on to Congress?

Republicans take lead in key Senate races as Democratic lead in House narrows. But will it be enough for GOP to retain majority?David Rosenberg, 10/29/2018, 12:51 PM

As midterms near, Republicans surge past Dems in favorability

Republican favorability ratings reach 7-year high, edging out Democrats for first time since 2015. Largest swing among middle-class.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2018, 11:02 AM

Billionaires Klarman, Wexner drop support for GOP candidates

Jewish billionaires who donated to Republican candidates in 2016 say they are supporting Democrats in 2018 midterms.JTA, 9/17/2018, 7:32 AM

Michigan Dem walks back claim Israel aggressor, Hamas legitimate

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan walks back comments calling Hamas 'legitimate', labelling Israel the 'aggressor'.David Rosenberg, 9/9/2018, 4:28 PM

Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Democratic candidate for Michigan Governor refuses to denounce BDS, while running mate has history of anti-Israel statements.David Rosenberg, 9/5/2018, 1:33 PM

Democratic group pans candidate’s pledge to slash Israel aid

Jewish Democratic Council of America criticizes Michigan congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib for statement of aid to IsraelJTA, 8/15/2018, 5:43 PM

Why are Democrats at a Depression? Here are the answers

Jon Favreau's popular new podcast, "The Wilderness," explores how the Democrats lost their way and how they try to bounce back.NPR, 8/10/2018, 5:30 PM

California Democrats rebuke Dianne Feinstein, endorse opponent

Long-time Democratic senator loses support of state party to left-wing challenger.JTA, 7/17/2018, 8:58 AM

Is the anti-Trump 'blue wave' dead in the water?

Just weeks ago, Democrats appeared poised to make massive gains in this year's midterm elections. But has the 'blue wave' run out of steam?David Rosenberg, 6/4/2018, 10:54 AM

Want to know why Israelis have little patience for Jewish Democrats?

The DNC is looking increasingly like the UK Corbyn Labour Party but with greater emphasis on gender and racial politics. Barry Shaw, 5/28/2018, 2:59 PM

The rise of the Islamocrats

Democrats have no problem trampling the Constitution for the sake of Muslim support. Amil Imani, 5/24/2018, 4:08 PM

House Democrats chide Netanyahu over deportation of infiltrators

Jewish Democratic lawmakers criticize Netanyahu over nixing of deal with UN to avoid mass deportations of African infiltrators from Israel.JTA, 4/24/2018, 2:45 PM

American popular support for Israel hits record high

Americans increasingly believe US must pressure PA, not Israel to make deal. Republicans most likely to back Israel as partisan gap widens.David Rosenberg, 3/14/2018, 10:28 AM

Poll: Partisan divide over Israel widest in 40 years

New survey shows Republicans strongly back Israel over the PA, while Democrats are evenly divided.JTA, 1/24/2018, 5:43 PM

180 Democrats urge Trump to re-certify the Iran deal

All of the House Democratic leadership send letter to Trump urging him to re-certify Iran deal ahead of October 15 deadline.Tzvi Lev, New York, 10/4/2017, 7:26 PM

US Jewry at the crossroads: LIberalism or the Jewish State

There is no US political party that espouses both. A choice must be made. Thomas Mountain, 10/2/2017, 6:26 AM

Dems' July fundraising hits 10-year low as GOP surges

DNC has worst July fundraising numbers in a decade as Republicans build up 2018 war chest. RNC outraises DNC by more than 2-1.David Rosenberg, 8/22/2017, 11:38 AM

'Being black doesn't give you license to call everyone racist'

Prominent American jurist Alan Dershowitz slams Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters after she accuses him of racism.David Rosenberg, 8/8/2017, 12:17 PM

Massachusetts Democrats reject anti-settlement resolution

Massachusetts Democratic Party rejects attempt to amend platform to single out 'settlements' as the obstacle to Middle East peace.JTA, 6/4/2017, 7:11 PM

The Democrats are not done ruining the country

This is not your father’s Democratic Party. Jack Engelhard, 2/28/2017, 12:53 PM

'Obama can still be a thorn in Trump's side'

Senior editor Caroline Glick says Obama plans unprecedented action against his successor.Benny Toker, 1/20/2017, 11:14 AM

Anti-Israel Congressman likely next DNC head

Congressman Keith Ellison is likely to usher in a Democratic Party that is more critical of Israel.Shlomo Vile, 11/23/2016, 3:41 PM

FBI investigating hacking of Democrats' mobile phones

FBI is investigating suspected attempts to hack mobile phones used by Democratic Party officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2016, 1:04 AM

'Renounce Israel or else'

Progressive Democrats have become openly opposed to Israel, Alan Dershowitz warns, demanding that members renounce Jewish state.David Rosenberg, 8/25/2016, 9:49 AM

Watch: Bloomberg says Trump is 'conning' America

Watch: Independent Mike Bloomberg endorses Democrat Hillary Clinton as the United States' next president.Rachel Kaplan, 7/28/2016, 7:20 PM

Clinton personally ensured pro-Israel platform, says adviser

Clinton adviser Wendy Sherman says she was asked by Democratic nominee to ensure platform is pro-Israel.JTA, 7/28/2016, 2:41 AM

Sanders blasts 'demogogue' Trump, urges vote for Clinton

Bernie Sanders uses Democratic National Convention speech to call for party unity - but not everyone was buying it.Michael Mathes, 7/25/2016, 9:57 PM

Debbie Wasserman Schultz at last minute drops out of convention

In surprise move, after insisting she would address the Democratic National Convention no matter what, DNC chairwoman gives in to pressure.JTA, 7/25/2016, 9:42 PM

5 things to expect from Bernie Sanders’ speech at the DNC

When Sanders began his campaign, no one expected him to make it so far; at the Democratic Convention, he'll seek to make his message heard.Ben Sales, 7/25/2016, 9:38 PM

Democratic National Convention starts under cloud of controversy

Donald Trump surges ahead of Hillary Clinton in latest polls, as backlash continues over leaked Democrat email scandal.Michael Mathes, 7/25/2016, 8:02 PM

Leaked emails threaten image of Democratic party unity

Revelations of Clinton campaign's attempt to derail Sanders cast shadow over attempts to portray unity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2016, 9:00 PM

Abner Mikva, judge who mentored a president, dies at 90

Mikva served as federal judge and congressman, as well as mentor to Obama and many other Chicago Democrats.JTA, 7/7/2016, 9:26 AM

Clinton, Sanders platform drafters find common ground on Israel

Delegates to Democratic Party's platform drafting committee say it must reflect the hardships faced both by Israelis and Palestinians.JTA, 6/24/2016, 4:32 AM

Both Jewish 25-year-olds bidding for Congress come up short

Erin Schrode - who faced anti-Semitic onslaught - and Alex Law lose primaries to Democratic incumbents in California, NJ.JTA, 6/9/2016, 12:33 PM

J Street calls for 'balanced position' on Israel

J Street echoing Sanders’ push to make Democratic platform more balanced when it comes to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.JTA, 6/7/2016, 2:12 AM

Clinton's deafening silence on anti-Israel platform fight

Clinton refuses to comment on Sanders' press for pro-Palestinian party platform, in a calculated move given shifting Democratic sentiments.Ari Yashar, 6/1/2016, 8:24 AM

Report: Democrats debating ouster of Wasserman Schultz as chair

Debbie Wasserman Schultz facing a backlash from the hard-left of her party for her clashes with Bernie Sanders.JTA, 5/26/2016, 11:10 AM

Sanders wants Democrat platform to support 'Palestinian rights'

Democratic presidential candidate wants 'Palestinian rights' to figure more prominently in his party's official platform.JTA, 5/22/2016, 2:55 PM

How NY, and its Jews, sets stage for Clinton-Trump showdown

Large Jewish communities key for primary results in the Eastern states.Ron Kampeas, 4/20/2016, 9:34 PM