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Progressive Jewish Group Opens D.C. Office

JTA | July 19, 2012
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With the establishment of a new office in Washington, D.C., Bend the Arc continues to grow through the creation of a political action committee to advocate solely for domestic issues. Their first policy measure backs the expiration of the Bush tax cuts for those earning more than $250,000 per year.

Bend the Arc Opens D.C. Office

The Jewish Daily Forward | July 19, 2012
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With the establishment of a new office in Washington, D.C., Bend the Arc continues to grow through the creation of a political action committee to advocate solely for domestic issues. Their first policy measure backs the expiration of the Bush tax cuts for those earning more than $250,000 per year.

American Jewish Social Justice Group Goes to Washington

The Times of Israel | July 18, 2012
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Bend the Arc is setting up shop in Washington as an aggressive new voice dedicated to mobilizing Jewish Americans to advocate on behalf of the country’s most vulnerable citizens. Led by Hadar Susskind, Bend the Arc Jewish Action's first big political push is a mobilization against those who support a tax cut extension for the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans.

Bend The Arc, Jewish Advocacy Group, Launches PAC To Turn Conversation Away From Israel

Huffington Post | July 18, 2012
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Bend the Arc launches Bend the Arc Jewish Action, a Washington DC-based advocacy arm of the organization that will bring a Jewish, domestic social justice agenda to Washington. The first campaign of Bend the Arc Jewish Action will be to pressure lawmakers to allow taxes on income over $250,000 to revert back to pre-George W. Bush levels.

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