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Joe Biden urges NY rabbi to back Sean Patrick Maloney

In the newest signal of bother for the Democratic Party within the midterm elections, President Biden referred to as a distinguished Hudson Valley rabbi to urge that he back the re-election of embattled Democrat incumbent Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney.

Maloney, who’s chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and a pal of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is locked in what has become a toss-up race with Republican challenger Mike Lawler, a state assemblyman.

“You will have an open door to my administration,” Biden reportedly told Rabbi David Twersky within the 15-minute cellphone name, in accordance to Rocklanddaily.com and confirmed by Jacob Kornbluh of the Forward.

Twersky is the chief rabbi for the Hasidic sect in New Square positioned within the seventeenth Congressional District. 

“You don’t have the President of the United States call someone for support unless you’re in trouble in a political campaign. Sean Patrick Maloney and the Democrats are in real trouble in that part of the state,” stated veteran political strategist Hank Sheinkopf.

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“You will have an open door to my administration,” Biden reportedly instructed Rabbi David Twersky.
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“If you’re up by 10 points, you don’t ask the president for help.”

Sheinkopf stated Twersky is revered among the many Hasidic residents of New Square and they’re going to vote for a candidate as a bloc if he recommends they achieve this.

Maloney’s marketing campaign had no speedy remark for The Post and neither did the White House.

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Rabbi David Twersky is the chief rabbi for the Hasidic sect in New Square positioned within the seventeenth Congressional District. 
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Biden additionally not too long ago stumped in Poughkeepsie to promote financial growth, the place he was joined by Maloney and Gov. Kathy Hochul, who is also going through a surprisingly aggressive contest from Republican challenger Lee Zeldin, the Long Island congressman.

The president shall be upstate once more, within the Syracuse area Thursday to promote chip maker Micron’s huge new manufacturing plant.

Hochul on Sunday additionally met with ultra-religious Jewish leaders in Rockland County, as she fights for the conservative ultra-orthodox Jewish vote with a surging Zeldin, who’s Jewish.

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Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney is working in opposition to Republican challenger Mike Lawler, a state assemblyman.
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She met privately with Rabbi Aaron Teitelbaum, the chief of Satmar sect and held different conferences, together with one on the dwelling of billionaire actual property mogul David Lichtenstein, an attendee stated.

One supply stated Hochul pledged assist for Jewish training — the yeshivas — and vowed to assist tackle complaints at Maimonides hospital in southern Brooklyn.

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