In November 2012, Jews voted overwhelmingly for Barack Obama and for Democrats at the state and local levels once again. Exit polls indicated that between 69 percent and 70 percent of Jews voted to reelect President Obama. Jewish Republicans predicted that Obama’s disagreements with Israeli policies would cost him heavily, but in fact most Jews did not cast their vote primarily on Israel-related issues: most Jews identified the economy and health care as their primary concerns in exit polls.
The rest of this article is only available to subscribers and NSP members -- subscribe or join now
to read the rest!
We sent an email and postcard to all current members and subscribers explaining how to register for our members-only area. If you remember the username and password you created for Tikkun, click on the blue “log in” link below.
If you’re already registered but have forgotten your user ID or password, go to www.tikkun.org/forgot
for automated instant assistance.
If you are a member or subscriber who still needs to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 510-644-1200 for help -- registration is easy and you only have to do it once.