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Vote Early, Vote Often!

9 Heshvan 5773 – October 24, 2012
The title of this article is the supposed motto of the late Mayor Richard J. Daley of Chicago, but for Americans living in Israel it means, literally, vote twice. Both Israel and America are holding important elections and, hopefully, most Orthodox Jews will be voting. The United States will be holding its regular four-year elections for president and many other offices, and Israel will be voting for an entire “new” Parliament (Knesset).

ACLU Sues to Block Anti-Election Fraud Bill in Michigan

14 Tishri 5773 – September 30, 2012
Only citizens of the United States can legally vote in federal elections. So Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson added a yes/no question on ballot applications that asks: "Are you a United States citizen?" But according to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Michigan, this simple requirement is "an election day disaster in the making." So the ACLU did what it usually does, which is to sue.

Russia Evicts USAID

4 Tishri 5773 – September 20, 2012
The Russian government has evicted the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), according to the US State Department, accusing the organization of using its money to influence elections.

The Public Is The Last To Know

19 Elul 5772 – September 5, 2012
The charade is played out every evening on election day. Television news anchors and beat reporters, on local stations and the networks, come on the air full of breathless anticipation, seeking to build an atmosphere of nail-biting uncertainty.

iVoteIsrael Making Registration a Cinch for US Expats

12 Tammuz 5772 – July 2, 2012
A new movement to register American expatriates in Israel to vote in the US elections aims to encourage them to cast their ballots for the good of Israel.

Guest Editorial: The Importance Of Voting (Part 2)

1 Tammuz 5772 – June 20, 2012
The candidacy of New York City Councilman Charles Barron for Congress against New York State Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries to replace the retiring Edolphus Towns has attracted much more than the usual interest.

Schumer, Silver, Nadler to Endorse Velázquez, Rebuffing Anti-Zionist Charges

13 Sivan 5772 – June 3, 2012
U.S. Senator Charles Schumer will join Speaker Sheldon Silver and Congressman Jerrold Nadler in endorsing Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez for re-election on Sunday. Her major opponent, City Councilman Erik Martin Dilan, has called the 10-term incumbent Velázquez anti-Zionist.

Jewish Press Radio with Yishai Fleisher: Votes to Make a Difference

10 Sivan 5772 – May 31, 2012
Yishai is joined by Elie Pieprz, director of I Vote Israel to discuss the importance of votes cast by Jewish Americans living in Israel to American elections.

Rubin Reports: Western Civilization Faces the Big Test – Citizens! Heal Your Societies or...

16 Iyyar 5772 – May 8, 2012
People don’t want to be told to sacrifice, especially because they suspect that the elite isn’t doing so and that this same elite is responsible for the mess. So they can be—easily?—manipulated into voting for those who tell them to eat, drink and be merry, with a minimal tax on billionaires and millionaires paying off the caterer.

Assad: With a Ballot In One Hand, And A Gun In The Other

4 Adar 5772 – February 26, 2012
The Syrian military continues to pound opposition strongholds as voting stations opened around the country to decide on a new constitution.

Acre’s Arab Council Members Vote to Cut Soldiers’ Free Train Rides

26 Shevat 5772 – February 19, 2012
A proposal to make traveling back to their base free for Acre residents on active military duty reveals a new rift in Jewish-Arab relations in this mixed city.

A Post-Primary Message

18 Shevat 5772 – February 10, 2012
Before we wrap up the primary campaign, I wish to express a heartfelt thanks to all of my supporters. To push the faith-based alternative uphill, over long years and against all odds, is a task that I could never have done alone.

Netanyahu Wins Big Over Feiglin in Likud Primary

8 Shevat 5772 – February 1, 2012
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu declared victory over Jewish Leadership faction head and long-time activist Moshe Feiglin Tuesday night, after winning 75% of votes for leader of the Likud party.

Feiglin Officials Concerned Over Possible Election Irregularities

7 Shevat 5772 – January 31, 2012
Feiglin camp cites absence of voting materials at polling booths in Judea and Samaria.

Voted Out

13 Kislev 5769 – December 10, 2008
Last week, I raised my hand holding my little red voting card and voted myself out of office.

Could Americans In Israel Elect The Next President?

30 Tishri 5769 – October 29, 2008
A grassroots, Israeli-based voter registration organization maintains that eligible American voters in the Jewish state could significantly impact the results of next Tuesday's race for the White House.

Electionshpiel Special

23 Tishri 5769 – October 22, 2008
Question: For whom will you be voting in next month's presidential election?

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