Are American Jews Becoming Republican? Insights Into Jewish Political Behavior

By Steven F. Windmueller

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA), December 15, 2003

Although an overwhelming majority of American Jews consider themselves moderate or liberal, the author asserts that there are indications that Jewish support for the Republican party is on the rise. The growing Orthodox communities in the New York metropolitan area and elsewhere are distinctively Republican, he notes, and Jews raised in households with a non-Jewish parent and who identify nominally with Judaism also tend to vote Republican.

Topic: Political Behavior, Public Policy, Public Opinion, Politics

Name of Publication: Changing Jewish Communities

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Windmueller, Steven F. Are American Jews Becoming Republican? Insights Into Jewish Political Behavior. Changing Jewish Communities. Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA). 15 December 2003: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2477


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