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RJC: AOC Openly Advocating for Palestinian Violence Against Israel is Disgraceful

The Republican Jewish Coalition responded today to remarks by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on a morning radio show that denigrated Jews and Israel. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks said:


RJC Statement on Rep. Elissa Slotkin Saying Republicans Only Oppose Anti-Semitism for Money

Recordings have recently surfaced of Democrat Elissa Slotkin (MI-8) saying that Republicans don’t care about Jews, they only care about getting money from Jewish donors. Republican Jewish Coalition Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statement:


RJC Applauds Passage of H.Res. 246

Today the House of Representatives clearly and loudly rejected the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel. Republicans voted nearly unanimously on this issue, while far too many Democrats voted in support of BDS. The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement:


RJC Statement Regarding Palestinian “Rights”

The Republican Jewish Coalition responded to remarks made by Special Assistant to the President Jason D. Greenblatt in an interview with PBS’s Judy Woodruff, on the Trump Administration’s efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict:


Top Jewish GOP operative defends Trump in squabble with 'the squad'

Thursday, July 18, 2019  
By David M. Drucker, Washington Examiner


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

Friday, July 12, 2019
By 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.


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

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


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

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.


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

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:


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.