Mitt Romney and Ron Paul “Concerned” Over Nevada Kosher Caucus

Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Educational CampusWe recently broke the news about a special caucus being organized in Las Vegas, Nevada after sundown so that observant Jews could participate in Nevada’s Republican Caucus.

According to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, approximately 500 voters — most of whom are Jewish — are expected to attend the event, which will be held at a Jewish day school.

While there had been mixed reporting previously surrounding the campaign’s reactions, the San Francisco Chronicle most recently reported that “officials in the campaigns of both former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Texas Representative Ron Paul are privately expressing concern about the decision” to hold the Saturday night caucus that will enfranchise a large number of observant Jewish Republicans.

Jewish Democrats: The “Bane” of Eric Cantor’s Existence

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA 6) was interviewed by Lesley Stahl on CBS’s 60 minutes. She asked him about the Jewish tendency to vote for Democrats. Cantor,  the only Jewish Republican currently serving in Congress, called this the bane of his existence and revealed the Republican version of tikkun olam.