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RJC: Biden Admin "Blew It" on Antisemitism Policy

Washington, DC – RJC CEO Matt Brooks today expressed deep disappointment in the Biden administration for not exclusively using the International Holocaust Remembrance Association (IHRA) definition of antisemitism, the definition favored by mainstream Jewish organizations across the political spectrum, in his long-promised national strategy to counter antisemitism:


RJC Board Calls on Congress to Maintain U.S. Support for Ukraine and Prioritize Defense in Budget

Washington, DC – Late last week, the Republican Jewish Coalition’s Board of Directors endorsed the following statement:


RNC: Democrats are Failing Jewish Americans

The Republican National Committee posted a fact sheet listing reasons why Jewish Americans are finding a home in the Republican Party.

 


RJC Applauds Speaker Kevin McCarthy's Historic Knesset Speech

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement applauding Speaker Kevin McCarthy's historic speech to the Israeli Knesset in Jerusalem:


The RJC Case Against Joe Biden in 2024

Washington, DC –  The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman and CEO Matt Brooks in response to President Biden’s announcement that he would seek re-election in 2024:


Democratic Party Going Full Anti-Israel

Washington, DC  –  On Friday, a radical leftwing group called IfNotNow took “credit” for disrupting a speech by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Two women climbed the stage where the Governor was speaking and tried to unfurl a banner that read, “Ron DeSantis: loves Israel, hates Jews.” As security quickly removed them from the stage, one shouted, “Jews against DeSantis.” The group tweeted, “We’re making clear that DeSantis is an antisemite whose actions and policies both support Israeli apartheid and put Jews in danger.”


RJC Demands Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries Explain His Lies, Defense of Antisemite Uncle and Louis Farrakhan

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman and CEO Matt Brooks:


Shocking Gallup Poll Finds More Democrats Now Take Sides Against Israel

Washington, DC – A shocking new Gallup poll finds that for the first time, more Democrats sympathize with Palestinians than with Israel in the long-standing Middle East conflict.


RJC Strongly Supports Cotton/Lamborn Bill to Block "Pay-for-Slay" Payments to Palestinian Terrorists

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition strongly supports the Taylor Force Martyr Payment Prevention Act, legislation sponsored by Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) in the Senate and Congressman Doug Lamborn (R-CO) in the House of Representatives.


RJC Response to President Biden’s State of the Union 2023

Washington, DC – The Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement from National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman and CEO Matt Brooks: