“I will always stand strong on Israel. But I also find it’s my duty to speak out when I see…issues of race or issues of religion that bother me.”
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Josh Mandel, Ohio’s state treasurer, is mounting another campaign to unseat Sen. Sherrod Brown, the incumbent Democrat. Mandel, a Marines veteran who served in Iraq, announced his bid this week with a 2-minute YouTube video that starts by noting that of his grandparents, one served in the U.S. military during World War…
The top Democrat on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee said on Tuesday he did not want to rush to vote on legislation to impose more sanctions on Iran, speaking a day after the panel said it would delay hearings on the issue for a week.
Obama wins WI and NH (Romney hoped to win both).
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 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.