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RJC Congratulates Dr. Miriam Adelson on Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Washington, D.C. (November 16, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition congratulates Dr. Miriam Adelson on receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. 

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JNS: RJC plays major role in Virginia race, raising hefty sum for Cockburn opponent

By Jackson RichmanNovember 8, 2018 Anti-Israel Democratic congressional candidate Leslie Cockburn “galvanized the pro-Israel community to raise around $1 million for the [Denver] Riggleman campaign,” a source in the pro-Israel community told JNS.

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RJC Impacted Republican Wins in Key Midterm Races

Washington, D.C. (November 7, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: "Republicans did well in a tough year, increasing their share in the Senate and holding Democrats to below-average gains in the House. The Republican Jewish Coalition engaged heavily in helping Republicans...

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Innovative Technology Drove Record-Breaking Results for RJC PAC 

Washington, D.C. (November 7, 2018) -- Using innovative technology not deployed before by a Republican group, the RJC PAC this year raised nearly $750,000 for GOP candidates from Republican Jewish Coalition grassroots members. The new platform, launched in July, allowed RJC small dollar members to donate to the RJC PAC...

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RJC Applauds Historic GOP Success in Senate; Proud of RJC Efforts in Key States

Washington, D.C. (November 6, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition (RJC) congratulates the winning Republican candidates elected to the U.S. House and Senate, as well as those who won gubernatorial, state senate and state assembly elections. 

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Trump's visit to Pittsburgh's Tree of Life Synagogue shows he is dedicated to fighting anti-Semitism

Wednesday, October 31, 2018By: RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman   President Trump’s visit Tuesday to the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh – where an anti-Semitic gunman murdered 11 Jews gathered in prayer Saturday – was an important gesture that symbolized national mourning and unity in the face of...

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RJC Statement on the Horrific Violence in Pittsburgh

Washington, DC (October 27, 2018) – Today the RJC released the following statement from National Chairman, Senator Norm Coleman on the horrific news from Pittsburgh:

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Republican Jewish Coalition Condemns Delgado's Anti-Israel Remarks

Washington, D.C. (October 25, 2018) -- At a debate on October 22, Antonio Delgado questioned whether Israel is a democracy, saying, “Being pro-Israel and being pro-peace is critical, but I'm also pro-democracy, and as currently constructed, Israel is not a Jewish democracy. Those settlements make it so that it...

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Coleman, Brooks: Chutzpah to accuse to Republicans of anti-Semitism

Wednesday, October 24, 2018By: RJC National Chairman Norm Coleman and RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks, Washington Jewish Week    In a recent op-ed, two leaders of the Jewish Democratic Council of America, Ron Klein and Dan Berger, accused Republicans of failing to oppose neo-Nazis who have run for office this year...

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RJC: Cockburn Bashes Israel, Dines with Despots

RJC Running Major TV Ad Campaign Washington, D.C. (October 14, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition is launching a major broadcast (1500 gross ratings points) and cable TV advertising campaign in Virginia’s 5th Congressional District. The $300,000 ad campaign in the Charlottesville and Roanoke markets begins tomorrow and runs through the...

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RJC Congratulates Dr. Miriam Adelson on Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Washington, D.C. (November 16, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition congratulates Dr. Miriam Adelson on receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. 

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JNS: RJC plays major role in Virginia race, raising hefty sum for Cockburn opponent

By Jackson RichmanNovember 8, 2018 Anti-Israel Democratic congressional candidate Leslie Cockburn “galvanized the pro-Israel community to raise around $1 million for the [Denver] Riggleman campaign,” a source in the pro-Israel community told JNS.

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RJC Impacted Republican Wins in Key Midterm Races

Washington, D.C. (November 7, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from Executive Director Matt Brooks: "Republicans did well in a tough year, increasing their share in the Senate and holding Democrats to below-average gains in the House. The Republican Jewish Coalition engaged heavily in helping Republicans...

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Innovative Technology Drove Record-Breaking Results for RJC PAC 

Washington, D.C. (November 7, 2018) -- Using innovative technology not deployed before by a Republican group, the RJC PAC this year raised nearly $750,000 for GOP candidates from Republican Jewish Coalition grassroots members. The new platform, launched in July, allowed RJC small dollar members to donate to the RJC PAC...

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RJC Applauds Historic GOP Success in Senate; Proud of RJC Efforts in Key States

Washington, D.C. (November 6, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition (RJC) congratulates the winning Republican candidates elected to the U.S. House and Senate, as well as those who won gubernatorial, state senate and state assembly elections. 

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Trump's visit to Pittsburgh's Tree of Life Synagogue shows he is dedicated to fighting anti-Semitism

Wednesday, October 31, 2018By: RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman   President Trump’s visit Tuesday to the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh – where an anti-Semitic gunman murdered 11 Jews gathered in prayer Saturday – was an important gesture that symbolized national mourning and unity in the face of...

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RJC Statement on the Horrific Violence in Pittsburgh

Washington, DC (October 27, 2018) – Today the RJC released the following statement from National Chairman, Senator Norm Coleman on the horrific news from Pittsburgh:

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Republican Jewish Coalition Condemns Delgado's Anti-Israel Remarks

Washington, D.C. (October 25, 2018) -- At a debate on October 22, Antonio Delgado questioned whether Israel is a democracy, saying, “Being pro-Israel and being pro-peace is critical, but I'm also pro-democracy, and as currently constructed, Israel is not a Jewish democracy. Those settlements make it so that it...

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Coleman, Brooks: Chutzpah to accuse to Republicans of anti-Semitism

Wednesday, October 24, 2018By: RJC National Chairman Norm Coleman and RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks, Washington Jewish Week    In a recent op-ed, two leaders of the Jewish Democratic Council of America, Ron Klein and Dan Berger, accused Republicans of failing to oppose neo-Nazis who have run for office this year...

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RJC: Cockburn Bashes Israel, Dines with Despots

RJC Running Major TV Ad Campaign Washington, D.C. (October 14, 2018) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition is launching a major broadcast (1500 gross ratings points) and cable TV advertising campaign in Virginia’s 5th Congressional District. The $300,000 ad campaign in the Charlottesville and Roanoke markets begins tomorrow and runs through the...

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Coleman: Romney is more than a fair-weather friend of Israel

Monday, July 23, 2012 By: Norm ColemanAt the end of the month, Mitt Romney will visit Jerusalem. It has become a ritual of American politics for presidential candidates to pay a visit to Israel, but this is certainly not Romney’s first trip to Israel -- this will mark his fourth...

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Fleischer: The Latest News on Tax Fairness

Monday, July 23, 2012 By: Ari FleischerIf fairness in paying taxes means the amount you pay is based on the amount you make, then the only group in America paying at least a "fair share" is the top 20%—people who make more than $74,000. For everyone else, the tax code...

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Katsman: Big trouble for Obama

Friday, July 13, 2012By: Abe KatsmanLet’s take a short break from the back-and-forth arguments on the merits of whether to reelect President Barack Obama or to send him packing after one term. Instead, here’s a different take on how the election is shaping up based on some compelling history and demographic...

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Recognize Tragedy as Olympic History

Friday, July 13, 2012By: Sanford D. HornLike most Americans I look forward to the pageantry of the opening ceremonies of the 40th Summer Olympiad that will commence on Friday, July 27 in London – the parade of nations with their flags carried proudly by one of that country’s heroes as well...

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Rubinstein: The Imperial Obama Administration

Thursday, July 12, 2012By: Reed RubinsteinThe term “Imperial Presidency” became popular in the 1960s, and served as the title of a 1973 volume by historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. to describe the modern presidency of the United States. Schlesinger’s argument was that the Presidency and the Executive Branch had grown entirely...

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Jerusalem Post: 'Israelis saw Obama faults before US Jews'

Tuesday, July 10, 2012By: Gill Hoffman, Jerusalem Post Chief Political CorrespondentThe lack of support for US President Barack Obama from Jews in Israel acted as a harbinger for their counterparts in the United States, Republican Jewish Coalition executive director Matt Brooks and GOP strategist Ari Fleischer told The Jerusalem Post on a visit to...

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Goldman: Responding to claims about Pres. Obama and Israel

Monday, July 09, 2012By: Marc Goldman[Note: This was written in response to an op-ed that has made the rounds in email as well, which makes the argument that Pres. Obama is a strong friend of Israel.]Mark Vogel’s response regarding Obama’s support for Israel and where...

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Daily Herald: More suburban Jews turning to the Republican Party

Monday, July 09, 2012By: Kerry Lester (Chicago Daily Herald)Standing at a Skokie Holiday Inn before a table full of “Obama! Oy Vey!” buttons, Anita Ashe and Ellen Warsaw had a strikingly similar story to tell.The women, both Skokie residents, were born and raised in an environment where voting...

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Litch: Roberts’ Folly?

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 By: C. Scott LitchSome argue that Chief Justice Roberts was a genius for putting health care reform back into the political area, recasting the individual mandate as only viable under the taxing power vs. the commerce clause, and keeping the academic and media elite from carping...

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Medoff: Benzion Netanyahu’s role in U.S. politics

Thursday, May 03, 2012 By: Rafael MedoffBenzion Netanyahu -- historian, one-time political activist and father of Israel's prime minister -- died Monday in Jerusalem at 102. An accomplished scholar and the patriarch of one of Israel's most important political families, he also played a surprising and little-known role in American...