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Coleman: Obama's Iran deal is finally where it should be — dead

Friday, May 11, 2018By: Former Sen. Norm Coleman, The Hill   

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RJC Statement on Trump Announcement that U.S. Will Withdraw from the Iran Deal

Washington, D.C. (May 8, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement:

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RJC Statement on Barbara Bush

Washington, D.C. (April 17, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman: We are saddened by the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush. On behalf of the Republican Jewish Coalition, we send our thoughts and prayers to President...

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RJC Statement on the Retirement of Speaker Paul Ryan

Washington, D.C. (April 11, 2018) -- RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman and RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statements today.

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RJC Celebrates the Passage of The Taylor Force Act in the Omnibus

Washington, D.C. (March 23, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from National Chairman, Senator Norm Coleman: The passage of the Taylor Force Act in the omnibus spending bill is an important and welcome step forward in the fight against terrorism. The RJC especially wants...

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RJC Applauds the Appointment of John Bolton as National Security Adviser

Washington, D.C. (March 22, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: The RJC applauds President Trump’s terrific appointment of Ambassador John Bolton as his National Security Adviser effective April 9th, 2018. Ambassador Bolton is a true patriot, with a...

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RJC National Chairman Norm Coleman Condemns Arthur Jones

Washington D.C. (March 21, 2018) -- Today, Republican Jewish Coalition National Chairman Norm Coleman issued the following statement on Arthur Jones:

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RJC Congratulates Mike Pompeo on His Appointment to be the Next Secretary of State

Washington D.C. (March 13, 2018) -- Today the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks, congratulating Mike Pompeo on his appointment to be the next Secretary of State:

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RJC Calls on Nancy Pelosi to Demand Congressman James Clyburn’s Resignation

Washington D.C. (March 9, 2018) -- Today the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks:

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RJC Calls on Seven Farrakhan-connected Members of Congress to Resign

Ties to Anti-Semitic Leader Should Not Be Tolerated Washington D.C. (March 6, 2018) -- Today, in the wake of the news that seven members of Congress are connected to known anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan, the RJC released the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: Seven long-serving Democrats have...

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Coleman: Obama's Iran deal is finally where it should be — dead

Friday, May 11, 2018By: Former Sen. Norm Coleman, The Hill   

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RJC Statement on Trump Announcement that U.S. Will Withdraw from the Iran Deal

Washington, D.C. (May 8, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement:

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RJC Statement on Barbara Bush

Washington, D.C. (April 17, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman: We are saddened by the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush. On behalf of the Republican Jewish Coalition, we send our thoughts and prayers to President...

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RJC Statement on the Retirement of Speaker Paul Ryan

Washington, D.C. (April 11, 2018) -- RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman and RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statements today.

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RJC Celebrates the Passage of The Taylor Force Act in the Omnibus

Washington, D.C. (March 23, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from National Chairman, Senator Norm Coleman: The passage of the Taylor Force Act in the omnibus spending bill is an important and welcome step forward in the fight against terrorism. The RJC especially wants...

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RJC Applauds the Appointment of John Bolton as National Security Adviser

Washington, D.C. (March 22, 2018) -- Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: The RJC applauds President Trump’s terrific appointment of Ambassador John Bolton as his National Security Adviser effective April 9th, 2018. Ambassador Bolton is a true patriot, with a...

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RJC National Chairman Norm Coleman Condemns Arthur Jones

Washington D.C. (March 21, 2018) -- Today, Republican Jewish Coalition National Chairman Norm Coleman issued the following statement on Arthur Jones:

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RJC Congratulates Mike Pompeo on His Appointment to be the Next Secretary of State

Washington D.C. (March 13, 2018) -- Today the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks, congratulating Mike Pompeo on his appointment to be the next Secretary of State:

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RJC Calls on Nancy Pelosi to Demand Congressman James Clyburn’s Resignation

Washington D.C. (March 9, 2018) -- Today the Republican Jewish Coalition issued the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks:

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RJC Calls on Seven Farrakhan-connected Members of Congress to Resign

Ties to Anti-Semitic Leader Should Not Be Tolerated Washington D.C. (March 6, 2018) -- Today, in the wake of the news that seven members of Congress are connected to known anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan, the RJC released the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: Seven long-serving Democrats have...

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NJ Jewish Standard: It's Ari's Party

Friday, October 11, 2013 By: Larry Yudelson, New Jersey Jewish StandardYou don’t get much more Jewish than the name “Ari.”And you don’t get much more Republican than serving as White House press secretary for President George W. Bush.Which makes Ari Fleischer a natural public face of the Republican Jewish Coalition.Fleischer...

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FoxNews: Samantha Power facing early resistance in bid for UN post

Friday, June 6, 2013 FoxNews.comWASHINGTON –  President Obama's nominee to replace Susan Rice as the next U.N. ambassador is running into early opposition from conservative Jewish groups and at least one Republican senator, as she prepares for what could be a tough confirmation. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, shortly after Obama nominated...

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In Case You Missed It: President Obama lost votes in heavily Jewish precincts, Democratic analyst says

Washington, D.C. (February 11, 2013) -- The latest research by a Democratic party data analyst in South Florida underscores the effectiveness of the Republican Jewish Coalition's unprecedented outreach to the Jewish community in 2012.The Republican Jewish Coalition conducted the largest-ever grassroots campaign in the Jewish community in top swing states, including...

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Sheldon G. Adelson: I Didn't Leave the Democrats. They Left Me

When members of the Democratic Party booed the inclusion of God and Jerusalem in their party platform this year, I thought of my parents.They would have been astounded.The immigrant family in which I grew up was, in the matter of politics, typical of the Jews of Boston in the 1930s...

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WSJ: GOP Makes Last Push for Jewish Voters

Thursday, November 1, 2012 By: Alicia MundyAs the election looms, the eternal optimists of the Republican Jewish Coalition are making one last push into traditional Democratic strongholds of Jewish American voters in key battleground states, trying to bring in new support for presidential candidate Mitt Romney.“The crowds are bigger this...

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Kampeas: RJC ‘Micro-targets’ Jews in Philly, Cleveland and south Florida

Ron Kampeas of the JTA blogged on August 29, 2012 about the RJC's upcoming 2-day grassroots outreach effort in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. This is an excerpt.The Republican Jewish Coalition's director, Matt Brooks, met with reporters on Wednesday and added details to the group's planned blitz of south Florida and...

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Jewish Exponent: Philly Jews Gear Up for GOP Convention

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 By: Bryan Schwartzman, Jewish ExponentLynne Lechter of Lower Merion likens the Republican Party to the state of Israel.Both entities are morally correct in their stances, contends Lechter, a corporate attorney, but both have allowed their opponents to define them rather than articulating well what they stand...

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National Review Online: The Rise of the RJC

Friday, August 3, 2012 By: Nathaniel BotwinickThere’s an old joke that where there are two Jews, there will be three opinions. For many years, however, there seemed to be only one political affiliation for American Jews — they were a monolithic Democrat voting bloc. Now, the Democrats are...

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Remarks by PM Netanyahu and Gov. Romney in Israel

Video released by the Prime Minister's office of Gov. Mitt Romney's visit with Israeli officials and remarks by Prime Minister Netanyahu and Gov. Romney.See the RJC's response here.

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Mishpacha Magazine: Swinging for the Fences

Mishpacha Magazine published extensive coverage of the RJC's outreach program in Israel with iVoteIsrael. To read the entire article, click here to see a PDF of the full 4-page spread.Israel is not an American state and it doesn’t have any electoral votes to boast of. But with the 2012...