Mongoose: Obama Is First Jewish President

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“I think when this is all over, people are going to say that Barack Obama is the first Jewish president,” says Abner Mikva, the former Chicago congressman, federal judge and White House counsel to President Bill Clinton.  Pauline Dubkin Yearwood, “Obama and the Jews, The Chicago Jewish News, 24 October 2008, as reprinted in If Americans Knew.