Jews in the House are leaving in droves
Assemblyman has not yet endorsed in race to replace Rep. Ackerman
Redistricting, retirement remove two Jewish outer-borough seats
Retirement and redistricting open door for Jewish Queens assemblyman
Bob Turner to run for Senate; Koch won’t repeat endorsement
Our favorite shady Rabbi is back in a new political thriller.
Andrew Breitbart, the conservative web entrepreneur who died today, was perceived by many as a jester. He also revolutionized the media landscape.
Plus, Joe Trippi speaks about her coverage of the Dean campaign
Prominent Queens Democrat a strong supporter of Israel
Plus tension in Lebanon, Iranian provocation, and more in the news
Today on Tablet
In Anthony Weiner’s former district, Jewish voters elected Bob Turner, a Catholic Republican they saw as stronger on Israel than the Orthodox Jewish Democrat
Democrat goes down in Weiner’s heavily Jewish former district
Plus Weprin loses, probe calls blockade illegal, and more in the news
Obama’s record is strong, he says, but the president needs to sell it better
New ad campaign, pegged to special N.Y. election, suggests he is
Front-running Texas gov. is not playing to the Jewish crowd
Anthony Weiner, Eliot Spitzer, and Dominique Strauss-Kahn are all a certain type: the Jewish Big, narcissistic, entitled, and unapologetic. And society loves to see a Jewish Big fall.
Contest for Weiner’s empty seat turns into statement on Obama and Israel
Plus, Hezbollah gets feistier, Weiner’s district, and more in the news
Hizzoner calls on Democrats to vote GOP in Weiner’s district
Plus, Obama borrows from Hillel, Mizrahi Manischewitz, and more
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Once-rising Jewish political star is headed for the wilderness
Former NYC mayor says congressman won’t follow in his footsteps
Plus Obama ditches Weiner, and more in the news
Weiner follower of Pinto, Islam?
Conservative showman speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s fundraiser
The scandal seems to be less about Anthony Weiner’s sexual social networking than the fact that he got caught. As technology thins the line between public and private, do politicians retain a right to be human?