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VP Mike Pence Welcomes Kamala Harris to the Race

Frankly, it was a breath of fresh air to hear the VP sounding so nice and decent in the midst of our ugly, divisive political environment.

Ilhan Omar Beats Challenger in Minnesota Primary

Omar received the endorsements of Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, but also—despite past clashes—Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Kamala Harris: A Mainstream Democrat’s Traditional Friendship with Jews, Israel

“I stood in Yad Vashem, devastated by the silent testimonies of the 6 million Jews that were murdered in the Holocaust, and we must always remember that solemn promise. Never again.”

Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Picks Sen. Kamala Harris to be His Vice Presidential...

Harris made history as the first woman of color to be tapped to run as a US vice presidential candidate -- and as a woman married to a Jewish man.

New Model Shows How Voting Behavior Drives Political Parties Apart

The new model shows why politicians become more polarized even as their constituents remain in the middle.

Ilhan Omar Faces a Serious Challenger in Tuesday’s Primary

In 2012, Omar tweeted: "Israel has hypnotized the world, may Allah awaken the people and help them see the evil doings of Israel."

Knesset Speaker on the Coalition Rift: You Can’t Run a Country Like This

Likud and Blue&White announced they would support the Derech Eretz bill to postpone the state budget by 100 days.

Bibi Buys Some Time, Government Will Postpone Budget Decision

The government will vote to push off a budget decision by 100 days.

Report: Biden Intervenes to Keep Word ‘Occupation’ out of Democratic Party Platform

The Democratic platform includes language that expresses support for the U.S.-Israel relationship, a pledge to maintain security funding for Israel and backing for a two-state solution.

Israel’s Coalition Crisis Intensifies as Sunday’s Cabinet Meeting Is Canceled

The two parties held emergency contacts Saturday night, in an attempt to hold the cabinet meeting, but those were unsuccessful.

Likud Sinking Fast, Lapid, Bennett, Rising in Latest Polls

37% picked Netanyahu as the next PM, 19% supported Bennett, and 15% picked Yair Lapid. Only 10% chose Benny Ganz.

Netanyahu-Ganz Government Teetering on the Edge of the Abyss

"We will not cooperate with any initiative to bring early elections and we will do everything to prevent elections," Gafni, Litzman and Deri vowed.

It’s Time to Admit It: Trump Supporters Are Braver

I've been a registered Democrat for many years, and I can tell you without hesitation: I would never put a Joe Biden sticker on a bear.

Haredi Parties: If We Go to Elections We Won’t Support Netanyahu

This could effectively terminate a five-year period of alliance between the Haredi parties and Netanyahu.

Survey: 52% Believe Protests Too Violent, Likud Voters Switching to Bennett

In analysis, the further to the right the respondents are, the stronger their assessment that the rallies are driven by political activists.

Likud’s Dramatic Dive Continues in Latest Poll, Left & Right Tied at 60

The survey also shows that the Joint Arab List is getting stronger, going from 15 to 16 seats.

Frustration, Rage, Rule the Day as AG Barr, Congressional Democrats, Do Battle in Committee

“Let me ask you,” Barr said, “Do you think it is fair for a 67-year-old man to be sent to prison for seven to nine years?”

MK Naftali Bennett: No Guarantee of Support for Netanyahu’s Likud in Event of New...

Railing against the Israeli prime minister’s handling of the coronavirus crisis, the head of the right-wing Yamina Party called the current government “one of the worst” in the country’s history.

Israeli Former Ambassadors, MKs, Trying to Derail DNC Platform to Attack Jewish State

On the eve of Tisha B'Av this is actually good news, as it fits the verse (Isaiah 49:17): "Swiftly your children are coming; Those who ravaged and ruined you shall leave you."

By a Nose: Republican Senator Takes Down Ad Depicting Jewish Opponent’s Enlarged Schnozzle

On July 24, the Cook Political Report upgraded the Senate race in Georgia to a toss-up.

Ilhan Omar Campaign Sends Mailer Accusing Opponent of Being ‘in Pocket of Wall Street’...

The only names on Omar's list are Jewish ones: billionaire Jonathan Gray, retired real estate executive Stanley Weinstein and billionaire hedge-fund owner Seth Klarman.

Likud Drops 5 Seats, Yamina 3rd Largest Party in Latest Poll

The rightwing bloc gets 63 seats; the center-left-Arabs bloc only 50 seats; and Liberman gets 7 seats.

Vote Count Complete: Rep. Eliot Engel Routed by Challenger Jamaal Bowman 56 – 40

“The world has changed, Congress needs to change, too,” Bowman said in a statement to the media shortly after he was declared the winner.

Democratic Party Advances Platform, Including Language on Israel

It states, in part: “We believe that while Jerusalem is a matter for final status negotiations, it should remain the capital of Israel, an undivided city accessible to people of all faiths.”

Bernie Sanders Endorses Ilhan Omar for Re-Election to Minnesota Seat

The move comes just one day after the congresswoman picked up an endorsement from U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.).

Yitzhar Settlers’ New Mahaneh Israel Party Will Establish Torah-Based Judicial System

Out of the 120 candidates on the Mahaneh Israel party's slate for the next Knesset elections, about 90 are residents of Yitzhar.

Pelosi Endorses Ilhan Omar for Re-Election to Minnesota Seat

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) has perpetuated anti-Semitic tropes and introduced a resolution in Congress that promotes boycotts of Israel.

Out-Fundraised by Opponent, Ilhan Omar’s Campaign Paid New Husband $1 Million

The two candidates agree on many issues, but their biggest policy difference is related to … Israel.

Biden Campaign Taps Aaron Keyak to Lead Jewish Outreach

Aaron Keyak has previously served as communications director for Reps. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) and Steve Rothman (D-N.J.).

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