Candidates Associated with J Street Come Under Fire
4:01 PM, Sep 28, 2010 • By DANIEL HALPER
At Commentary's blog, Jennifer Rubin has been chronicling the fall-out from lobbying group J Street's lying about it's funding from George Soros.
In Pennsylvania, Republican Pat Toomey's spokesperson had this to say to Rubin about Democrat Joe Sestak's money from J Street and similar organizations: “Congressman Sestak shows a very consistent and disturbing pattern of aligning himself with political organizations that attack Israel and the Jewish community, or are funded by individuals who are hostile to Israel. … Sestak says he’s pro-Israel, but at some point, his consistent alignment with the likes of George Soros, MoveOn.Org, CAIR, and J Street makes that claim just flat-out not believable.”
In an Illinois House race, Rubin reports, Republican challenger Joel Pollak is insisting that Jan Schakowsky return the money she's received from J Street back to the group: