Monday, May 4, 2015 Iyyar 15, 5775

By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
According to national exit polls, President Barack Obama won 69 to 70 percent of the Jewish vote — an overwhelming majority commensurate with projections, but down from the last presidential election.
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By:
JTA
The day after winning re-election, Israeli leaders congratulated President Obama on his victory.
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By:
Jewish Exponent Staff
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, a socially conservative Democrat who sits on the Foreign Relations Committee, held onto his seat Tuesday despite a high-dollar campaign from challenger Tom Smith.
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By:
Zara Myers, Jewish Exponent Feature
In advance of Veteran’s Day, which falls this year on Nov. 12, two Philadelphia natives spoke about what it was like to be Jewish women in the service.
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By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
The day after the election looks a lot like the day before for President Obama, particularly in areas that have attracted the attention of Jewish voters: Tussling with Republicans domestically on the economy and health care, and dancing gingerly with Israel around the issue of a nuclear Iran.
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