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Bethany Mandel

Bethany Mandel

Bethany Mandel, formerly Commentary’s social-media associate, is a freelance writer.

After the 2012 election, a great deal of time was spent discussing the wide technical gap between the capabilities of the Romney and Obama websites...

Today was the first official day of the ObamaCare health insurance exchanges, with open enrollment taking place across the country. It went just as well...

This week the American people are discovering just how sacred the flawed law known as ObamaCare is to Democratic lawmakers. Despite the increasing unpopularity of...

Those of us paying attention this morning woke up to somewhat surprising political news: Ted Cruz was still talking, seventeen hours and counting after taking...

Year after year, Forbes magazine places Wegmans Food Markets high on its "100 Best Companies to Work For" list, usually in the top five in...

After months of buildup, the citizens of New York City will finally be heading to the polls tomorrow. The buzz surrounding the race for mayor...

President Obama's approval ratings haven't been north of the 50-percent mark since March of this year, according to the Real Clear Politics' average. A solid...

Yesterday morning I discussed the troubling emergence of BDS sympathizing at major New York City Jewish organizations, namely the JCC in Manhattan and the 92nd...

There's a disturbing trend that seems to be emerging in the professional Jewish community: Jewish professionals, working for organizations that receive millions of dollars from...

Last month a Texas state senator shot to fame filibustering a draconian GOP-sponsored bill that would have severely hindered abortion rights in the state by...