Ed Koch, Mayor Who Became a Symbol of NYC, Dies

“My father is Jewish. My mother is Jewish. I am Jewish.”


Bloomberg News via Newsmax 1 Feb 2013

Edward I. Koch, the outspoken three-term New York mayor who led the biggest U.S. city from the brink of bankruptcy in the late 1970s and boosted the spirits of crime-weary residents, has died. He […]

Jewish leaders not so keen on rumored Hagel nomination

Ed Morrissey HotAir 12/14/2012

Not just Jewish Republicans, either, according to BuzzFeed’s Zeke Miller, who heard from sources attending a White House Hanukah party that the group of Jewish political activists didn’t come entirely for the celebration. Chuck Hagel’s track record on Israel and the Middle East has Jewish leaders across the aisle concerned about […]

Former NYC Mayor Koch on Palin and Obama

Breitbart.TV 7/6/2010

“They’re nuts if they think she’s dumb…she’s very smart.”