Press Releases

Bend the Arc on Introduction of Raise the Wage Act

May 25, 2017

New York – Following a press conference where members of the House and Senate introduced the Raise the Wage Act of 2017, Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Release of CBO Score for Health Care Repeal Bill

May 25, 2017

New York – Following the release of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) report that the Affordable Health Care Act (ACA) passed by the House of Representatives would cause 23 million Americans to lose their health insurance by 2026,Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Trump's Proposed Budget

May 23, 2017

New York – Following President Trump’s release of his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Supreme Court Ruling Striking Down North Carolina Redistricting Maps

May 22, 2017

New York – Following the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down two North Carolina congressional district maps, ruling that the state legislature had engaged in unconstitutional racial gerrymandering, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Appointment of Special Counsel in Trump-Russia Probe

May 18, 2017

New York – Following the announcement that the Justice Department has appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller  as special counsel to oversee the investigation into connections between the Trump campaign and Russian officials, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

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