Political Points: Abramoff’s book party, Obama’s Jewish vote, GOPers’ ‘zero’


‘ZEROING’ AID: JTA looks at the response to Republican presidential hopefuls vows to shake up the way the U.S. gives foreign aid.

JACK IS BACK: Disgraced former lobbyist and ex-con Jack Abramoff had a party for the release of his new book, “Capitol Punishment: The Hard Truth About Washington Corruption From America’s Most Notorious Lobbyist,” at the home of TV pundit Tucker Carlson.

OBAMA’S JEWISH VOTE: The Forward has three essays from Democratic pollsters weighing in on what’s going to happen with President Obama and the Jewish vote.

OBAMA’S CATHOLIC PROBLEM: Conservative pundit Michael Gerson argues that “Obama’s Catholic strategy is in shambles.”

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