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Hizzoner

Former New York City mayor Ed Koch, who died today, spoke to Tablet in 2011 about politics and Judaism

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Draft Josh Malina!

The West Wing actor is the perfect candidate for the job of White House liaison to the Jewish community

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Obama Finds the Promised Land Again

Republicans expand their control of the House of Representatives

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In Queens, the Pro-Israel Vote

In Forest Hills, a heavily Jewish neighborhood, one Romney voter said ‘The polls aren’t telling the truth’

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After the Flood, Election Fears

A Jewish Democratic couple faces a ruined Rockaways home and fears ‘disaster’ at disorganized polling sites

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Going Viral for Obama

Are videos featuring Sarah Silverman and Samuel L. Jackson, put out by a Jewish Super PAC, swaying voters?

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The Alan Dershowitz Syndrome

Prominent Jews like the Harvard lawyer have spent years criticizing Obama. So, why are they endorsing him?

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On Romney’s Pro-Palestinian Allies

This says more about us than it does about him

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Hitler on the Campaign Trail

Republican and Democratic politicians are reviving a favorite Nazi debating point this election season

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Jews, Abortion, and Wichita’s Wailing Wall

A Jewish-themed anti-abortion monument grows in Kansas

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Frustrated Jewish Democrat?

There’s a study for that

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A Few More Thoughts on That Poll

Are Jews turning away from the Dems? Survey says: perhaps!

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Republican-Jewish Coalition

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

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Lonesome Dove

Barack Obama isn’t to blame for the Tea Party’s surge. Liberals are. And if they want him to win re-election in 2012, they better listen to Moses and learn how to take initiative.

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Office Politics

This week’s parasha is proof that even God changes his mind. Congress must do the same and finally pass legislation prohibiting workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.

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Sitting Duck

Barack Obama’s poll numbers are down among Jews—and that’s normal. For more than 30 years, nearly every incumbent president has fared less well among Jews in his re-election effort than in his first campaign.

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Koch Test

The former New York City mayor is starting to turn against Barack Obama. And when hizzoner goes for the Republican in a presidential contest, it’s always been bad news for his fellow Democrats.

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House of Blues

Rahm Emanuel, in the midst of a rough-and-tumble campaign, was just denied a spot on the mayoral ballot. Was the move Chicago politics as usual, or has Emanuel’s Judaism come into play?

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Full House

If the midterm elections give the GOP more power in Washington, that could actually help Obama’s Mideast peace plans

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Showgirl

Pro-Israel Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, Democrat from Las Vegas, rides a hot streak

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Greene Tries for Senate

Jewish candidate has mom on Florida campaign trail

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Poll Finds Jews Trending GOP

Though vast majority are still Democrats

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Israel, Stateside

How the controversy has played in America

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‘The New American Jew’

The identity gets a makeover

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Daybreak: Political Tests

Mitchell’s still trying, Goldstone up next week, and more in the news

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Sundown: Shop ’n’ Pray

Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck

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Mishpacha

Ted Kennedy—friend of Israel, champion of social justice, advocate for Soviet Jews—became part of our family

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Quarter of U.S. Blames Jews

For financial crisis.