Why don’t more Jewish Democrats stand up to the anti-Semitism of Rep. Ilhan Omar and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and their ilk?
Here’s a reminder of what happens when you do.
New Jersey Rep. Josh Gottheimer, a deep-pocketed leader among moderate Democrats in the House, is about to face a primary challenge from a local elected official who was campaigning for him just eight months ago.
Anita Kreibich — who, at 44, is the same age as Gottheimer — plans to file paperwork with the Federal Election Commission on Monday. She is backed by Anna Wong, a co-leader of the group Indivisible NJ 5th District, a grassroots, anti-Trump organization.
Gottheimer also has angered progressive Democrats by taking on members of his own Democratic caucus, including Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), for comments he alleged were anti-Semitic. Media outlets on the left have zeroed in on Gottheimer, with The Intercept publishing critical articles about him, including one that alleged he treated staff poorly.
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