Hillary Clinton

Who Will Bibi Endorse?

There has been speculation that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to endorse Donald Trump or at least would like to see him become the next president.

That's what former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a close Trump advisor, reported after meeting with the prime minister and other top officials on his recent trip to Israel.

New Clinton Attack Ad Hits Trump on Support from White Nationalists

The ad calls out Trump for his ties to Breitbart, and the expressions of support for him by prominent white nationalists

08/25/2016 - 16:50
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Ahead of a prominent speech today where she is expected to attack the “alt-right”, Hillary Clinton’s campaign released a short attack ad on Thursday morning linking Donald Trump to the movement.

Hillary Clinton attacks Donald Trump at a campaign stop in Reno, Nevada. Justin Sullivan/Getty.

3 Roles That Could Define Hillary Clinton’s Relations With The Jews

08/17/2016 - 10:28

WASHINGTON (JTA) – Hillary Clinton is a chameleon, her critics say, ready to adopt the colors of her environment: dove, hawk, social conservative, social justice warrior, friend, backstabber.

Hillary Clinton speaking at the AIPAC policy conference in Washington, D.C., March 21, 2016. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump's Other Wall

More and more Republicans want to build a wall, but not the one Donald Trump has in mind. Their wall is to protect them from what they increasingly believe will be a humiliating defeat for their presidential nominee and – possibly – catastrophic losses for congressional Republicans

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) has sent out a frantic call for deep pocket Republican donors to dig deeper because Trump is putting the House GOP majority in danger. 

Over in the Senate the chances are better for a Democratic takeover.

Trump's Strategy: Just Kidding

When Donald Trump's incendiary pronouncements spark a firestorm of criticism, it takes him a day or two to comprehend what he's done and quickly blames everyone else for misinterpreting his often violent rhetoric.  His defense:  Just kidding.

Uneasy Republicans And Confident Democrats Diverge On ‘Jewish’ Issues

08/02/2016 - 11:37

 It’s never been easy for Jewish Republicans. Jews have broken overwhelmingly for Democratic candidates since Woodrow Wilson. Despite rising American Jewish affluence, usually a harbinger of conservative voting patterns, a plurality self-defines as liberal.

Hillary Clinton speaking on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 28 and Donald Trump. JTA

Why Bill Clinton’s Hebrew Hillary Button Resonated

07/29/2016 - 11:49

Philadelphia — There was a thrill ride on Jewish Democratic social media Wednesday night when Bill Clinton was spotted at the Democratic National Convention sporting a button backing his wife – in Hebrew.

Bill Clinton sporting a Hebrew Hillary Clinton button on Wednesday July 27 2016 at the Democratic National Convention. JTA

Israeli Envoy: Hillary Clinton Led The Way To Gaza Cease-Fire In 2012

07/29/2016 - 11:39

Philadelphia — Ron Dermer, the Israeli ambassador the the United States, credited Hillary Clinton with the leading role in achieving a cease-fire in Israel’s 2012 conflict with Hamas.

Hillary Clinton campaigning at a Bronx Organizing Event in New York City, April 13, 2016. JTA

Accepting Nomination, Hillary Clinton, Lays Out Progressive Agenda And Assertive Foreign Policy

07/29/2016 - 10:11

PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton laid out a broadly progressive domestic agenda as she accepted the Democratic presidential nomination, adopting rhetoric and policies championed by her primary rival, Bernie Sanders.

Hillary Clinton speaking on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 28, 2016. Getty Images

36 Senators, Including Tim Kaine, Press To Add $320M For Israeli Missile Defense

07/28/2016 - 12:38

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators that includes Hillary Clinton’s running mate, Tim Kaine, is calling on Congress to add $320 million for Israeli missile defense to the Senate version of a defense appropriations bill.

An Iron Dome Missile Defense battery firing near the southern Israeli town of Ashdod, July 16, 2014. JTA
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