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Staten Island Congress race: 'Jewish money' slur prompts firing

Staten Island Democratic Rep. Michael McMahon was on the defensive and dismissed a campaign staffer after Republican activists and others reacted to issuance of a list of donors to his opponent's campaign with the title "Jewish money."

SI Advance's Tom Wrobleski reports the story here.

More will be heard on this as the weekend progresses.

Here's a response from the Anti-Defamation League of B'Nai Brith regarding the flap.

 

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