RJC Responds to Sanders on Israel
Washington, DC (February 19, 2020) – The Republican Jewish Coalition responded today to remarks by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) last night during a CNN town hall in Las Vegas.
Asked how US-Israel relations would look under his administration, Sanders replied, "To be for the Israeli people and to be for peace in the Middle East does not mean that we have to support right-wing, racist governments that currently exist in Israel."Read more
JI: RJC withdraws support from House GOP members who voted against Holocaust education bill
January 31, 2020
By Jacob Kornbluh, Jewish Insider
RJC Strongly Endorses Trump Mideast Plan
Washington, DC (January 28, 2020) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition strongly endorses the plan that President Donald Trump released today.
RJC National Chairman Senator Norm Coleman said:Read more
RJC Looks Forward to Announcement of Trump’s Peace Plan
Washington, DC (January 24, 2020) -- The recent reports that we are days away from President Trump revealing his plan for Mideast peace is welcome news for the Israeli and Palestinian people, and for all those who have an interest in seeing peace come to the region. RJC Executive Director Matt Brooks released the following statement on the news:Read more
RJC Statement on Killing of Qassem Soleimani
Washington, DC (January 2, 2020) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition responded to the American operation that killed Qassem Soleimani, leader of Iran’s al-Quds Force, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, head of the Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi forces and the Kata'ib Hezbollah militia, in Iraq tonight.Read more
RJC Strongly Applauds President Trump for Historic Executive Order Extending Title VI Protection to Jewish College Students
Washington, DC (December 10, 2019) – The Republican Jewish Coalition thanks President Trump for extending the protections of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to Jewish students facing anti-Semitism on college campuses.Read more
RJC Statement on the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement
Washington, DC (December 9, 2019) -- The Republican Jewish Coalition strongly supports congressional ratification of the trade agreement signed by President Trump and his Mexican and Canadian counterparts on November 30, 2018 – the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).Read more
RJC Calls on Bernie Sanders to Fire Darius Khalil Gordon
Washington, DC (December 6, 2019) – The Republican Jewish Coalition today called on Senator Bernie Sanders to fire from his presidential campaign Darius Khalil Gordon, the newly-hired deputy director of constituency organizing.
It was recently discovered that Gordan posted, and has since deleted, tweets referring to “Jew money”:Read more
Jason Greenblatt Joins RJC Board of Directors
Washington, DC (November 19, 2019) – The Republican Jewish Coalition announces that the Honorable Jason D. Greenblatt, formerly Assistant to the President and Special Representative for International Negotiations for President Donald J. Trump, has been elected to the RJC Board of Directors.Read more
RJC Applauds Pres. Trump's Reversal of Settlement Policy
Washington, DC (November 18, 2019) – The Republican Jewish Coalition today responded to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement regarding US policy on Israeli settlements in Judea and Samaria, commonly called the West Bank.Read more