Eric Fingerhut (JTA)


Health Care Bill Could Mean Election Battles for Some Jewish Dems

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

A window was shattered by a pellet gun in an apparent vandalism attack at her Tucson district office. Sarah Palin has put her on the list of Democratic lawmakers she is targeting this fall. Arizona Tea Party activists are pledging to help defeat her bid for re-election.Read More


Spielberg To Produce Reality Show at Jerusalem Hospital

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

Steven Spielberg and the producer of “Everybody Loves Raymond” are producing a reality television series set at Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Hospital.Read More


Jewish Groups Fight Abortion Restrictions in Health Care Bill

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

Several Jewish groups are fighting a controversial measure in health reform legislation that would have the effect of eliminating insurance coverage for abortion for millions of women.Read More


Palin Among GOP Prospects Criticizing Obama on Israel

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

As Sarah Palin embarked on a tour for her just published book “Going Rogue,” she became the latest prospective Republican presidential candidate to criticize the Obama administration’s policy on Israel.Read More


Obama: New Sanctions on Iran Are Forthcoming

By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)

President Obama said that within the next few weeks, the United States and other world powers would be formulating new sanctions on Iran.Read More






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