Adelson: I Didn't Leave the Democratic Party; Party Left Me

"There is now a visceral anti-Israel movement among rank-and-file Democrats," writes Sheldon Adelson in The Wall Street Journal. Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/5/2012, 3:50 PM

Obama Aide: Des Moines Register Endorsement Not Based in Reality

Obama's deputy campaign manager dismissed the Des Moines Register endorsement of Romney, saying it was not “based at all in reality.” Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/29/2012, 1:21 PM

Dems Join Israel in Slamming EU for Planned Delegation to Iran

Senate Democrats on Wednesday strongly urged their European Union counterparts to cancel a planned trip to Iran.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/18/2012, 9:34 AM

NY Democratic Politician Warns Jewish Voters

The candid interview with NY politician Dov Hikind that shocked Democrats across the U.S. as the Assemblyman warns Jewish voters. Chana Ya'ar, 10/4/2012, 8:20 AM

Biden Gaffe Suggests Democrats 'Buried' Middle Class

Vice President Joe Biden suggests the middle class has been "buried" during the last four years. Republicans agree.Elad Benari, 10/3/2012, 4:23 AM

Jewish Democrats Warn Netanyahu to Stay Out of US Election

A number of leading Jewish Democrats are warning Israel to keep out of the upcoming U.S. elections. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/24/2012, 4:09 PM

Carter's Grandson: Family Honor Caused Him to Leak Romney Video

Grandson of former president Jimmy Carter said he helped leak a secretly recorded video that has become most recent setback for Romney.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/19/2012, 11:32 AM

G-d and Jerusalem Resurrected

It looks unlikely that Democrats who care for Jerusalem as Israel's capital might lightheartedly vote for Obama. Italian MP writes about the DNC changeabout.MP Fiamma Nirenstein, 9/11/2012, 3:50 PM

Obama: Removing G-d From Currency as Likely As Alien Invasion

Obama campaign rebuffed claims by GOP that it would “take G-d off our coins,” saying such a move is as likely as aliens attacking Florida.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/10/2012, 2:04 PM

GOP Congressman Apologizes for Holocaust Remarks

U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-Md.) apologized after invoking the Holocaust in reference to federal student loans.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/9/2012, 8:29 PM

Rival Accuses Jewish Republican of Being 'Candidate of Big Lie'

Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) released a new ad against his Republican rival Josh Mandel, accusing him of using the “big lie” Nazi strategyRachel Hirshfeld, 9/9/2012, 1:59 PM

New GOP Ad Blasts Democrats on Jerusalem

New Republican Jewish Coalition ad highlights DNC's platform reversal, says party is "split when it comes to supporting Israel"Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/9/2012, 12:36 PM

Obama: You Have a Choice Between Two Different Paths

President Barack Obama accepts the Democratic Party nomination for president, outlines plan for the next four years.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 5:53 AM

Kerry: I Believe Netanyahu Over Romney

Senator John Kerry defends Obama's foreign policy, says Romney is lying when he says Obama won't stand by Israel.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 4:32 AM

Chorus of Boos at Reinclusion of Jerusalem in Dem. Platform

Top Democratic official says that decision to ditch platform naming Jerusalem as Israel's capital was not deliberate. Boo-ers disagree.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 3:14 AM

'Stop Calling us Nazis,' GOP Tells Democrats

Romney campaign issued a statement demanding Democratic officials "cease and desist from comparing those with whom they disagree to Nazis."Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/6/2012, 4:17 PM

Democrats Resume Nazi-GOP Comparison, Third Time in Three Days

South Carolina Democratic chairman compared his state's GOP female governor to Hitler's mistress, in third Holocaust analogy in three days. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/6/2012, 1:59 PM

Rivlin: Democratic 'Jerusalem Mistake' No Accident

The omission of Jerusalem from the Democratic Party platform was intentional, Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin saysDavid Lev, 9/6/2012, 11:07 AM

Clinton: I Want Obama to be the Next President

Former President Bill Clinton speaks at Democratic National Convention, slams Republicans for attacking Obama.Elad Ben Ari, 9/6/2012, 6:23 AM

Democratic Platform Change Ordered by Obama Himself

Obama ordered his party to reinsert recognition of Jerusalem to the party platform, but they were not too pleased with the idea.Elad Benari, 9/6/2012, 5:14 AM

Democrats Bring Back 'Jerusalem' and 'G-d' to Party Platform

After facing sharp criticism, the Democrats bring back to their platform language which recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Elad Benari, 9/6/2012, 12:59 AM

Obama has No Understanding of Mideast, Says Knesset Speaker:

Speaker Rivlin says Democrat platform's omission of Jerusalem as capital of Israel has "far reaching significance."Gil Ronen, 9/5/2012, 8:55 PM

Democrats Eliminate 'G-d' from Platform

The Democrats’ election platform, which in 2008 spoke of people’s “G-d given potential,” drops any mention of Him in the 2012 version. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/5/2012, 5:07 PM

Romney Criticizes Democrats Over Failure to Mention Jerusalem

Unlike previous years, the Democratic Party platform doesn’t state that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.Elad Benari, 9/5/2012, 1:18 AM

Obama’s Platform Puts Israel, PA on Back Burner

Democrats' platform states "unshakeabale commitment" to Israel, with no mention of Jerusalem or peace process. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/4/2012, 2:35 PM

Democratic Leader Nailed for Comparing GOP with Goebbels

Both Democrats and Republicans were outraged at the head of California's Democrats for comparing Republicans with the Nazis' Goebbels. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/4/2012, 2:43 AM

Leading Conservative Rabbi to Pray for Democrats

Conservative Jewish leader David Wolpe, voted in Newsweek as the most influential American rabbi, will pray at the Democratic convention. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/3/2012, 10:31 AM

Muslims Plan 3-Day Jumah Event to Pressure Democratic Convention

"Jumah at the DNC" to highlight Muslim concerns. Leaders are anti-Semitic;one held Jews responsible for 9/11. Fern Sidman, NY Correspondent, 8/28/2012, 9:04 AM

'Rabbis for Obama' Boycott Israel and Cozy Up to Ahmadinejad

"Rabbis for Obama" includes many anti-Israel figures who support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against the Jewish state.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/26/2012, 12:57 PM

Jewish Democrats Slam GOP for Ron Paul Tribute

Jewish Democrats slammed Republicans for planning a tribute to Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) at the GOP national convention. Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/26/2012, 11:06 AM

As Jewish Support for Obama Dwindles, Campaign Looks to Rabbis

Obama’s re-election campaign announced the launch of Rabbis for Obama, aimed at rallying Jewish support for president in upcoming elections.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 10:20 AM

ZOA to Democrats: Rescind Convention Invitation to Carter

Zionist Organization of America calls on the Democratic National Committee to rescind its invitation to former President Carter.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/19/2012, 5:16 PM

Jimmy Carter to Address DNC, Despite Jewish Objections

Jimmy Carter has been granted prime-time speaking slot at the upcoming Democratic National Convention, despite objections from Jewish groupsRachel Hirshfeld, 8/8/2012, 12:00 PM

Bill Clinton to Play Key Role at Democratic National Convention

Bill Clinton will play a key role in Democratic National Convention, where he will deliver prime-time speech endorsing Obama's re-election.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/30/2012, 6:09 PM

Democratic Politician Claimed No Jews Died in 9/11

A Missouri politician who was a local campaign manager for Obama claimed that no Jews died in the 9/11 attacks, and then apologized.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/11/2012, 1:54 PM

State Democrats, ADL Blast Maine Governor for 'Gestapo' Remarks

State Democrats are lashing out at Maine Governor Paul LePage after he compared the IRS to the Nazi Gestapo. Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/9/2012, 11:11 AM

Florida Democratic Leader Quits After Anti-Israeli Rants

A South Florida DNC representative resigned from her post after her anti-Israel e-mails sparked outrage.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/4/2012, 8:39 AM

Anti-Israel Candidate Demands Recount after Huge Loss

Charles Barron, who has called Israel a “terrorist state," was clobbered in his bid for a Congressional seat but demanded a recount.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2012, 8:49 AM

NY Democrats Panic over Possible Win by Anti-Zionist

Democratic party leaders panic over the chance that a Black anti-Zionist, backed by a KKK leader, may win a primaries vote.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/25/2012, 1:54 PM

Ad: 'Is This The Man You Want in Congress?'

The ECI has released a new ad documenting the racist and anti-Israel statements made by Democratic congressional candidate Charles Barron. Rachel Hirshfeld , 6/24/2012, 5:20 PM

Democrats of North Carolina Consider Anti-Israel Resolution

The North Carolina Democratic Party is considering passing a resolution that would criticize Israel for “illegal occupation of Palestine."Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/20/2012, 10:53 PM

NY State Senator Compares Abortion to Holocaust

NY State Senator Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) compared abortion to the Holocaust during a rant on Tuesday against pro-choice legislation. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/3/2012, 1:43 PM

Bid for New 'Super Jewish' State Senate Seat

Former Councilman Simcha Felder announced a bid for state Senate in a newly created district, which includes Borough Park and Flatbush.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/25/2012, 4:33 PM

GOP Senate Candidate Equates Smoking Ban to Nazi Policies

Wiesenthal Center denounced GOP Senate candidate John Raese for equating smoking ban to Hitler’s policy forcing Jews to wear Star of David. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/22/2012, 2:40 PM

New Version of 'Four Questions' Celebrates... Obama

The National Jewish Democratic Council has published a new version of the 'Four Questions,' praising achievements of Obama. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/11/2012, 10:58 AM

'Israel Gap' Growing between U.S. Parties

Republican support for Israel is 25 points higher than in Democratic Party, where only 53%, sympathize with Israel.Gil Ronen, 3/18/2012, 7:54 PM

Obama Rallies Dems With Deficit Cutting Plan Based on Taxation

By announcing a deficit cutting plan predicated on new taxation, Barack Obama threw down the gauntlet to Republicans. The Fight is on.Amiel Ungar, 9/20/2011, 9:11 AM

Organized Labor Fails to Topple Republican Majority in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Recall elections were meant to be a punitive example of organized labor's power and a rallying point for Democrats.Aryeh ben Hayim, 8/10/2011, 9:41 PM

Obama Struggles against Backlash on Israel

The 2012 American presidential race is already beginning to heat up with attacks aimed at Barack Obama's Israel-PA policies.Chana Ya'ar, 6/5/2011, 4:01 PM

Are Centrist Democrats and Endangered Species?

The demise of the Democratic Leadership Council together with the disappearance of "New Labour" mark the end of an era in politics.Amiel Ungar, 2/9/2011, 8:40 PM

Obama's Daley Blessing?

By tapping William Daley as his new White House Obama is trying to reestablish his frayed ties to businessAmiel Ungar, 1/6/2011, 9:34 PM

Lieberman Tells Democrats: PA Burying Peace Plan

Foreign Minister Lieberman told Democratic majority leader Rep. Steny Hoyer and 28 other party Congressmen that the PA is burying plans for peace.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/10/2009, 4:21 PM

Jews, Communists and Democrats

The background to the overwhelmingly Democratic vote of American Jews. Ted Belman, 6/28/2015, 6:07 AM