Cuomo criticizes ‘reluctant’ Democrats for muted rebuke of Rep. Omar

Monday, March 18, 2019

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo criticized ‘politically reluctant’ Democrats on Monday for their muted response to Rep. Ilhan Omar’s antisemitic comments earlier this month. “I think some people…

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Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rev. Al Sharpton heckled on the Upper East Side

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Protesters chided the two for their responses to Rep. Ilhan Omar’s antisemitic comments Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Rev. Al Sharpton were heckled by a large group of…

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Cuomo offers to debate on Saturday; Opponent raises Shabbat

Friday, October 19, 2018

NEW YORK — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger Marc Molinaro exchanged barbs on Friday over a hastily arranged debate that Molinaro felt could alienate…

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CoJo Travels to Israel

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

NEW YORK — NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson, also known as CoJo, is heading a week-long mission to Israel next week to participate in Israel’s 70th-anniversary celebration. Other members…

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New York lawmakers evacuated after Palestinian protesters storm building in Ramallah

Thursday, February 22, 2018

A New York State Assembly delegation, on a mission to Israel this week, came under attack by Palestinian protesters while visiting Ramallah on Thursday. The group was mistakenly…

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Jake Tapper recalls his Jewish upbringing

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

CNN host Jake Tapper joined The Axe Files with David Axelrod where he recalled his Jewish upbringing and how he views his Judaism today: “My mom converted to…

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Corker: No timetable on new Iran sanctions bill

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

While Trump threatens to terminate Iran deal if Congress fails to act, top GOP Senator expresses little urgency on timetable to pass sanctions legislation WASHINGTON – The Chairman…

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De Blasio: NYC is Center of the Jewish Universe

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio, running for reelection in November, touted his strong pro-Israel credentials in front of a large Jewish crowd at City Hall’s annual Jewish Heritage reception,…

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Massey Charges Opponent Is Weak on Terror, Israel As He Skips Celebrate Israel Parade

Sunday, June 4, 2017

NEW YORK – Businessman Paul Massey, a Republican candidate for mayor of New York City, seized an opportunity on Sunday – following Saturday night’s horrific terror attack in…

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De Blasio, Police Commissioner Blast Trump’s Budget Cuts

Friday, March 17, 2017

Re: Trump‘s cuts to anti-terror funds, NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill told Jewish Insider at a press conference in City Hall: “If you just take a look at the way the…

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