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.
The Forward is making its final election projections. We predict at least 31 Jews will serve in Congress and Brad Sherman will beat Howard Berman in their hotly contested race.
The addition of Paul Ryan to the Republican ticket has Florida’s Jewish voters thinking about Medicare instead of Israel. That could be good news for President Barack Obama.