J Street poll: Obama’s Jewish support tops Republicans

22.07.2011                      20.Tammus, 5771


J Street poll: Obama's Jewish support tops Republicans

But majority of US Jews critical of US president's Arab-Israeli policy; separate poll shows Muslims blame West for domestic problems.

US President Barack Obama handily defeats his current Republican presidential opponents among Jewish voters, according to a poll put out by J Street Thursday.
At the same time, the majority of American Jews disapproves of his handling of the Arab-Israeli conflict, the poll found….