Brian Schatz

Leahy, A Senior Democratic Senator, Says He’ll Stay Away From Netanyahu Speech

02/10/2015 - 19:00

Washington — Sen. Patrick Leahy became the most senior Senate Democrat to say he will not attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress.

Hawaii’s Jewish Senator In Limbo

08/11/2014 - 20:00

Saturday night was arguably the biggest night in Brian Schatz’s political career, as the results of Hawaii’s Democratic primary would determine whether he would remain Hawaii’s senior United States senator, or whether he would go down in defeat after less than two years in office. (In overwhelmingly Democratic Hawaii, the general election is expected to be little more than a formality.) Win or lose, he would know his future.

Hawaii’s Schatz Makes 11 Jewish Senators

12/26/2012 - 19:00
Staff Writer

Hawaii, which had a Jewish governor for eight recent years, will have a Jewish senator in the next Congress.

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