Josh Mandel, a Republican, was elected for a second term as state treasurer in Ohio.
Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) is no closer to having a minyan. The majority leader will remain the sole Jewish member of his party’s caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives.
It’s Election Day at last. Here are five Jewish things to watch on this long night of swing states, bellwether counties and victory speeches.
In the final days of a bitterly contested election, little that is sacred has not been put to use, especially in the crucial swing states of Florida, Ohio and Virginia.
The Jewish extended family is one of the loveliest, comfiest, most rewarding aspects of the heritage. It’s also a complicating factor in one Ohio family.
The Ohio Senate race between Democrat Sherrod Brown and Jewish Republican Josh Mandel is among the most expensive in the nation, with a combined $25 million raised.
Josh Mandel has deep roots in Cleveland’s Jewish community. He’s also a Republican who is running to upset popular Democratic incumbent Sen. Sherrod Brown.