The U.S. Army veteran will represent New York’s 1st Congressional District
They’re absent from the midterm elections, and quiet on today’s issues
The House majority leader spoke at the Hampton Synagogue last weekend
A host of theories emerge after the Republican’s shocking primary defeat
Virginia Republican is first majority leader to lose since 1899
Grown from the chestnut tree that stood outside Frank’s Amsterdam home
Most Nazi analogies are hyperbolic and irresponsible. But not all of them.
House majority leader quickly rebuked by Nancy Pelosi, angry Twitter users
Sheryl and Yekutiel Wultz say Israel promised to help them sue the Bank of China for funneling money to Palestinian terrorists. Why is Bibi backtracking?
Precedes Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey’s visit
Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history
House Majority Leader plays a large role in opposition to fiscal crisis deal
If he knew the truth about the CIA chief’s affair, why did he sit on it?
Plus new report on Iran’s nuclear program, atheist summer camp, and more
Plus Brooklyn D.A. Hynes is a great goy, and more
Plus Israeli Conservatives to introduce gay rabbis, and more
‘Time 100’ suggests closer Turkish-Qatari, GOP-Bibi ties
House Majority Leader may have pushed out GOP vet over anti-Jewish remarks
Ex-Chabad rabbi will seek Republican nomination for New Jersey district
Shmuley Boteach wants the government to extend blue laws and subsidize marriage counseling—and he’s running for Congress as a Republican
Speaking at AIPAC conference, president moves closer to Israeli position on Iran—but not all the way there—ahead of meeting with Netanyahu
Political fun fact of the day
Plus, a break from Tebowing, Shalit joins Facebook, MVP Braun, and more
Obama, Republicans won’t completely ignore this stuff over the next year
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus Red Cross denied access to Shalit before interview, and more
Did you know his kids went on Birthright?
Plus the French surrender, Eric Cantor shuns pro-Israel letter, and more
Plus, the ‘Jewish Indiana Jones,’ Benny Morris on Egypt, and more