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"Tremendous Impact" - How We Did It

The RJC had a tremendous impact on the Jewish vote in key battleground states, according to RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks. Here's how we did it:

 


RJC Exit Poll Shows MAJOR Win for Trump Among Jewish Voters

The RJC worked with leading pollsters at Basswood Research and McLaughlin & Associates to conduct a national exit poll of 600 registered general election voters who describe themselves as Jewish. The poll shows that President Donald Trump won 30.5% of the Jewish vote this year, up 6.5 points from his 24% share of the Jewish vote in 2016. It is the highest percentage for any Republican presidential candidate since 1988.


Shocking: Democrats Like Communist Cuba More Than Democratic Israel

33-Point Gap Between Democrats and Republicans on Israel Confirms Stark Shift in Once-Bipartisan Support for Jewish State

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition responded to a YouGov poll released this week that found that Democrats feel more positively about Cuba than they do about Israel. The poll also showed a 33-point gap between Republicans' and Democrats' support for Israel.


RJC Statement on State Dept. Change Re: US Citizens Born in Jerusalem

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition made the following statement in response to the Trump administration changing the policy on how Americans born in Jerusalem can list their place of birth on their US passport:


RJC Statement on the Confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition welcomes the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the US Supreme Court. RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman said:


RJC Applauds News of Sudan and Israel Ties

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition applauds the news that Sudan will recognize Israel and normalize relations with the Jewish state. RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Colman said:


RJC: Let’s Hear About Foreign Policy in Tomorrow’s Debate

Washington, DC – RJC National Chairman Norm Coleman made the following statement today:


RJC Victory Fund Releases $800K Ad Campaign for Lee Zeldin (NY-1)

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition Victory Fund has released an ad campaign supporting the reelection of Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY-1). The RJC has put a significant budget of $800,000 behind this campaign, including a $500,000 cable TV buy throughout the district, $150,000 in digital ads, and $150,000 in direct mail


RJC Commends Trump Administration for New Sanctions on Iran’s Banks

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition released a statement on the Trump Administration’s imposition of sanctions on eighteen major Iranian banks. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks said:


RJC Announces Final 2020 Endorsements

Washington, DC -- The RJC PAC has announced a final set of endorsements for the 2020 election. The RJC PAC has already endorsed President Donald Trump, as well as Republican candidates in thirteen Senate races and twenty-nine House races.