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Times of Israel: Meet Matt Brooks, the man pitching Trump to American Jews

Friday, July 12, 2019By Eric Cortellessa, The Times of Israel The vast majority of the US Jewish community disapproves of the president. The Republican Jewish Coalition’s executive director, however, is one of his biggest defenders.

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Moment Magazine: Republican, Democrat Jewish Groups Prepare for Election Season

Tuesday, July 2, 2019  By Nathan Guttman, Moment Magazine

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RJC Condemns Sen. Liz Warren’s “Occupation” Comment

Washington, DC (July 9, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition today condemned comments by Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who told anti-Israel activists that she would push to end the Israeli government’s “occupation” over the Palestinians.

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Ocasio-Cortez's "Concentration Camps" Tweet is Disgraceful

Washington, DC (June 18, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement today, after Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted that the US has established "concentration camps" on our southern border:

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HHS Secretary Alex Azar - Remarks to RJC

On June 13, the RJC was honored to welcome Health and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar II to our June 2019 Leadership meeting in Washington, DC. Here are Sec. Azar's remarks, as prepared for delivery.  

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RJC Is Proud To Play Key Role In Florida Gov. DeSantis’ Upcoming Mission To Israel

Boca Raton, FL (May 23, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition is honored to be a part of Governor DeSantis’ upcoming mission to Israel. This is DeSantis’ first international trip as Governor. RJC Florida Director Matt Bogdanoff released the following statement:

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President Trump’s Immigration Plan Is A Bold Step Forward

Washington, DC (May 17, 2019) -- Yesterday, President Trump presented his vision for a bold, new immigration system for our country. In response, Republican Jewish Coalition Executive Director Matt Brooks issued the following statement:

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Thank You, President Trump: One-Year Anniversary of Embassy Move to Jerusalem

Washington, DC (May 14, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released a statement today on the one-year anniversary of the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel. 

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Tlaib’s Holocaust Statement Shows Deep-Seated Anti-Semitism, Historical Illiteracy

Washington, DC (May 13, 2019) – Last weekend, Democrat Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) said the Holocaust gives her “a calming feeling.” This is just one in a long line of anti-Semitic and anti-Israel statements made by Tlaib. Republican Jewish Coalition Executive Director Matt Brooks made the following statement:

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RJC Commends Fulfillment of the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995

Washington, DC (May 8, 2019) -- Members of the RJC Board of Directors are in Israel this week on a solidarity mission. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statement today:

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Times of Israel: Meet Matt Brooks, the man pitching Trump to American Jews

Friday, July 12, 2019By Eric Cortellessa, The Times of Israel The vast majority of the US Jewish community disapproves of the president. The Republican Jewish Coalition’s executive director, however, is one of his biggest defenders.

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Moment Magazine: Republican, Democrat Jewish Groups Prepare for Election Season

Tuesday, July 2, 2019  By Nathan Guttman, Moment Magazine

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RJC Condemns Sen. Liz Warren’s “Occupation” Comment

Washington, DC (July 9, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition today condemned comments by Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who told anti-Israel activists that she would push to end the Israeli government’s “occupation” over the Palestinians.

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Ocasio-Cortez's "Concentration Camps" Tweet is Disgraceful

Washington, DC (June 18, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement today, after Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted that the US has established "concentration camps" on our southern border:

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HHS Secretary Alex Azar - Remarks to RJC

On June 13, the RJC was honored to welcome Health and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar II to our June 2019 Leadership meeting in Washington, DC. Here are Sec. Azar's remarks, as prepared for delivery.  

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RJC Is Proud To Play Key Role In Florida Gov. DeSantis’ Upcoming Mission To Israel

Boca Raton, FL (May 23, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition is honored to be a part of Governor DeSantis’ upcoming mission to Israel. This is DeSantis’ first international trip as Governor. RJC Florida Director Matt Bogdanoff released the following statement:

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President Trump’s Immigration Plan Is A Bold Step Forward

Washington, DC (May 17, 2019) -- Yesterday, President Trump presented his vision for a bold, new immigration system for our country. In response, Republican Jewish Coalition Executive Director Matt Brooks issued the following statement:

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Thank You, President Trump: One-Year Anniversary of Embassy Move to Jerusalem

Washington, DC (May 14, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released a statement today on the one-year anniversary of the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel. 

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Tlaib’s Holocaust Statement Shows Deep-Seated Anti-Semitism, Historical Illiteracy

Washington, DC (May 13, 2019) – Last weekend, Democrat Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) said the Holocaust gives her “a calming feeling.” This is just one in a long line of anti-Semitic and anti-Israel statements made by Tlaib. Republican Jewish Coalition Executive Director Matt Brooks made the following statement:

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RJC Commends Fulfillment of the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995

Washington, DC (May 8, 2019) -- Members of the RJC Board of Directors are in Israel this week on a solidarity mission. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statement today:

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RJC Response to Iran Deal Makes Headlines

RJC's advocacy efforts against Pres. Obama's Iran nuclear deal have garnered attention from key media outlets, including CBS News, Politico, USA Today, and the Washington Post

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HaModia Interviews Phil Rosen

The HaModia newspaper published an interview with RJC Board of Directors member J. Philip Rosen of New York. It begins:  

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JooTube: Hollywood Republicans Salute Jon Voight

JooTube attended the RJC 2015 California Summer Gala and spoke with Jon Voight and others. 

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Breitbart: ‘Hollywood Visionary': Jon Voight Honored By RJC

Monday, June 8, 2015By: Adelle Nazarian, Breitbart Oscar-award winning actor Jon Voight was the guest of honor on Sunday evening at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s Summer Gala, where he was given the unprecedented honor of the “Hollywood Visionary Award.”

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Variety: Jon Voight Discusses Republican Candidates at RJC Gala

Sunday, June 7, 2015 By: Reece Ristau, Variety Jon Voight isn’t yet sure who he’ll endorse for the 2016 presidential race. Voight was honored at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s Summer Gala Sunday at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel with the Hollywood Visionary Award. He said he’s impressed with the slew of Republicans...

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Zeldin: Iran is Playing Our President Like a String Quartet

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 By: Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt, Haaretz “Iran is not negotiating in good faith, and they smell American weakness,” the New York congressman warned in Congress several weeks ago. “Our enemies do not respect weakness, they only respect strength. But today...I challenge our president... to bring the Iranian government to...

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RJC relaunches Arizona chapter

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 By: Leisah Woldoff The Arizona chapter of the Republican Jewish Coalition has relaunched under new leadership.

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Washington Examiner: Socially liberal Jews go Republican over Israel

Monday, April 4, 2015 By: David M. Drucker The premier organization for politically active Jewish Republicans has grown considerably as new members set aside their opposition to the GOP's conservative social agenda to make a statement on Israel.

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Zeldin: Why More American Jews Are Voting Republican

Wednesday, April 28, 2015 By: Representative Lee Zeldin (R-NY-1) America has good allies all around the world, but there is no greater ally than Israel, a beacon of democracy, freedom and liberty in a part of the world filled with darkness. However, the Obama administration continues to create more and more...

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Washington Examiner: Pushed by Obama's Iran policy, Republican Jews activate

Thursday, April 23, 2015 By: David M. Drucker LAS VEGAS — For some American Jews, the time has come to put their chips on the table and show their cards. Jewish Republican activists descend upon the nation's gambling mecca Thursday for the Republican Jewish Coalition's spring meeting, a gathering that has become...