Staffers discuss a pension giant?s decision to sell stock in Caterpillar, and how the issue of Israel played out in this week?s primary elections in New York.
Results were mixed last night for New York City congressional hopefuls who ran on their pro-Israel credentials.
City Councilman Charles Barron, a fierce critic of Israeli policy who was opposed by Jewish lawmakers and top party officials, lost in his bid to secure the Democratic nomination in a Brooklyn congressional race.
New York City’s most radical city councilman is running to represent its most politically conservative Jewish community in the Congress. And he just might win.