RJC on Pence Announcement

Washington, D.C. --Today, the Republican Jewish Coalition released the following statement after Donald Trump's announcement that Indiana Governor Mike Pence will be named his Vice Presidential nominee.

Executive Director Matt Brooks said:

"The Republican Jewish Coalition welcomes the announcement of Governor Pence and congratulates him as the Republican Party Vice Presidential nominee. Not only has Governor Pence been a terrific governor in Indiana but he has also been a critical leader and important voice regarding Israel during his time in the House and as governor. Governor Pence understands that strong support by the United States is essential to maintaining the strength and security of the only democracy and our greatest ally in the Middle East. Governor Pence is a welcomed addition to the GOP team in 2016."