New York City councilman Chaim Deutsch is running for Congress against incumbent Democrat Rep. Yvette Clarke in Brooklyn.
“I’m not good at backslapping. I’m not good at pleasantries. If you have your birthday, I’m not going to call you up to congratulate you.”
The Jewish writer and self-help guru was considered a longshot candidate.
The former vice president, campaigning in Iowa, calls the plan to pressure Israel over its treatment of the Palestinians “bizarre.”
“Working hard so one day I can make that Jew Money,” Darius Khalil Gordon once tweeted.
Trump was accused of anti-Semitism after claiming Israeli-Americans “wouldn’t vote for the wealth tax” proposed by Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
“I abhor Donald Trump for the same reasons you do,” said one rabbi. “But I’ll be damned if I’m going to vote for Bernie Sanders.”
Sanders also called the situation in the Gaza Strip “unsustainable,” citing high levels of unemployment.
President Donald Trump’s announcement that Israeli settlements aren’t inconsistent with international law won’t help with Jewish votes in 2020.
“The struggle against anti-Semitism is also the struggle for Palestinian freedom.”