Yes, but is it good for the Jews?

Posted on February 4, 2008 In Blog

According to a recent article in the NY Times, the battle for the New York Jewish electorate between Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama is heating up. The Jewish vote has been fairly sharply divided between the two senators, with the split between established older voters in the Jewish community, with whom Hillary will do well, and younger and more liberal Jews who see Obama as an agent of change. It seems that in order to win over the Jewish vote, each side needs to answer the age old question: Are they good for the Jews?