Elections

What Orthodox Jews Really Want to Hear from Candidates and Politicians

Apr 10 2016

This past Friday, New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind attacked presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders for his recent comments on the 2014 Gaza war. "That's a blood libel against Israel!

American Jewry wants to hear from US Presidential candidates about American interests, not foreign interests

May 12 2015

As the 2016 presidential race gets into motion, Torah Jews are concerned about the fact that some of the candidates, when addressing Orthodox Jewish audiences, have made a point of voicing their support for the State of Israel above all other issues.

Leading Rabbis Urge Orthodox Jews Not to Vote in Israeli Election

Jan 21 2013

In preparation for the upcoming election this Tuesday in the State of Israel, the religious parties UTJ and Shas have intensified their campaigns for Orthodox votes, claiming that their presence in the Knesset is vital to protect the Orthodox, particula

Congratulations President Obama!

Nov 08 2012

True Torah Jews congratulates President Barack Obama on winning reelection. May he continue to lead the United States on the path to economic prosperity and world peace.

Second Netanyahu Ad Hits Florida Airwaves; TTJ Responds With Ad of Their Own

Oct 15 2012

The following story originally appeared in Politico:

Several weeks ago, ads featuring Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talking about Iran ran in targeted markets in Florida, courtesy of the c4 Secure America Now.

Thousands Pay Tribute to Satmar Rebbe on Yahrtzeit

Aug 13 2012

On Monday and Tuesday, August 13 and 14, close to one hundred thousand Orthodox Jews from all circles and walks of life streamed to a small cemetery in Monroe, New York, to visit the gravesite of Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum of Satmar on the anniversary of his

It's Not the American Jews, it's AIPAC!

Aug 02 2012

(The following op-ed by Thomas Friedman appeared in the New York Times.)

Why Not in Vegas?

Keep "Israel" Out of American Election Politics

Jan 04 2012

As the election draws nearer, political debates and rhetoric increase. True Torah Jews are disturbed by the frequent references by politicians to the need for involvement in Israeli politics.

Gingrich Comments on Zionist Claim to Jerusalem

Jan 04 2012

The following is from AP.

WALFORD, Iowa - Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich says the Jewish people have a biblical claim to Jerusalem.

Was the NY9 Republican Victory Really About Obama's Mideast Policy? Let's Check the Facts

Sep 14 2011

The dominant media narrative explaining the NY9 special election upset is: Jewish displeasure with President Obama’s Mideast policies.

THIS IS FICTION AND ZIONIST WISHFUL THINKING!

True Torah Jews to Run Radio Ads in Advance of Election in NY's Ninth District

Sep 11 2011

The following is the text of a radio ad by True Torah Jews, which will run on WABC New York on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, September 11, 12 and 13:

Jews in the Ninth District Will Vote on What's Best for America and New York State

Sep 07 2011

As the election for New York's Ninth Congressional District nears, True Torah Jews are disturbed by the frequent references by candidates to their support for the State of Israel.

TTJ Seeks Sponsors for Washington Post Ad

Nov 08 2008

In response to Zionist rhetoric against President-Elect Obama, both before and after the election, we have planned an advertisement to be placed in the Washington Post. The text of the ad will be as follows:

Support for Zionism in Decline Among American Jews

Jul 17 2008

Jews in the United States have traditionally taken the role of the State of Israels number one backer in Washington, but a new survey published Wednesday shows otherwise: Israel is just seventh on the list of American Jews' concerns on the eve of the US

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