First Orthodox Jewish US Senator Joe Lieberman dies at 82

Former US senator and Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Lieberman has died at the age of 82. He died from complications from a fall, Punchbowl News reported in a social media post on X, citing family. Lieberman spent 24 years as Senator for Connecticut and was the first Orthodox Jew to serve in the Senate. […]

My stepfather, Joe Lieberman, modeled integrity inside and out

How do we live a life of principle and integrity, without closing ourselves off from others who do not share all of our values? How do we build bridges and broad tents that include the diversity of human viewpoints and experiences, without forgetting what we stand for? These are old problems, and evergreen ones. […]

Joe Biden wins over new fans after standing by Israel in war with Hamas

Joe Biden wins over new fans after standing by Israel in war with Hamas

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Fred Zeidman is a longtime Republican Jewish Committee leader who has been deeply critical of Joe Biden. He is backing Nikki Haley, the former ambassador to the United Nations, in her bid to unseat him. So it was uncharacteristic when he praised a speech Biden gave before flying to Israel this week. […]