The Tell by Ron Kampeas

Stuck outside of Columbus with the Pittsburgh blues again

By RON KAMPEAS

COLUMBUS (JTA) — The Democrats are holding their debates in states that voted red in 2016, but which they hope to take from the Republicans next year.

It was Florida in June, Michigan in July, Texas (yes, Texas) in September and this month in Ohio, in suburban...
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2 senators reach across the aisle to tackle the Syria nightmare

By RON KAMPEAS

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Michael Oren writes of being in a reverie on Sept. 30, 2013, his last day as Israel’s ambassador to Washington, when he heard President Barack Obama tell his boss, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: “If war comes, we’re with you, because that’s what the American...
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As more Democrats call to impeach, Trump cries ‘treason’

By RON KAMPEAS

WASHINGTON (JTA) — President Donald Trump thinks Adam Schiff should be tried for treason.

Why is difficult to discern. Jeff Mason of Reuters tried to extract an explanation during a White House news conference Wednesday with Trump and the president of Finland.

“Do you consider anyone who...
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As the Ukraine scandal brewed, Trump had some pretty strong things to say at the UN

By RON KAMPEAS

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The news that gobbled up our attention this week was obviously impeachment, For anybody that possibly missed it, an intelligence community whistleblower accused President Donald Trump of extorting help from Ukraine to smear his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden.

Are there Jewish...
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