RJC Statement on Appointment of Elan Carr as Anti-Semitism Envoy

The Republican Jewish Coalition congratulates Elan Carr on being named the U.S. State Department’s Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism.

RJC Statement on the State of the Union 2019

The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement after President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address to the Congress:

RJC Response to Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Anti-Israel Remarks

In November 2012, Ilhan Omar tweeted out a comment about Israel’s 2012 self-defense operation against Hamas in Gaza, which had launched over 1000 rockets into Israel over the course of a few days. Omar wrote, “Israel has hypnotized the world, may Allah awaken the people and help them see the evil doings of Israel.” In an interview this week with PBS’s Christiane Amanpour, Omar defended her comment.

RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks responded, saying:

RJC Applauds DeSantis Appointment of Judge Robert Luck

The Republican Jewish Coalition applauds Florida Governor Ron DeSantis for appointing Robert Luck to the state Supreme Court.

RJC Applauds Leader McCarthy, GOP Steering Cmte.

Tonight RJC National Chairman Sen. Norm Coleman released the following statement:

RJC Applauds New Bill to Strengthen American Security in the Middle East

The Republican Jewish Coalition applauds the introduction of the first Senate bill of the 116th Congress, the "Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act of 2019" (S.1). It was introduced yesterday by Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL), James Risch (R-ID), Cory Gardner (R-CO), and Mitch McConnell (R-KY).

RJC: Rep. Hank Johnson’s Latest Remarks Are Unconscionable

Democratic Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-4) compared President Trump to Adolph Hitler in a speech in Atlanta yesterday. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks said today:

RJC Statement on the Passing of Pres. George H.W. Bush

The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement celebrating the life of President George H.W. Bush:

Republican Jewish Coalition Urges Prompt Passage of Israel Security Assistance Bill

The Republican Jewish Coalition reaffirms its support for the United States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act (HR 5141/S. 2497) and strongly encourages the U.S. Senate to complete action on the bill during this year’s session.

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

The Republican Jewish Coalition congratulates Dr. Miriam Adelson on receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor.