Press Releases

Bend the Arc on Supreme Court's Decision to Leave in Place Ruling Against North Carolina Voter ID Law

May 15, 2017

New York – Following the Supreme Court’s announcement that it would let stand a lower court ruling striking down North Carolina’s discriminatory law requiring voter ID, shortening the state’s early voting period and eliminating same-day registration, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Trump's New Commission on Voting

May 11, 2017

New York – Following reports of President Trump’s plans to form a commission chaired by Vice President Pence and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach tasked with investigating voter suppression and alleged voter fraud, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Trump's Firing of FBI Director Comey

May 9, 2017

New York – Following President Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc: Donald Trump's Executive Order on "Religious Liberty" Undermines American Values

May 4, 2017

New York – Following President Trump’s signing of an executive order attacking reproductive health care and the separation of church and state under the guise of “religious liberty,” Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:

Bend the Arc: Donald Trump's Rumored Executive Order on Religious Liberty is "Fundamentally Un-American"

May 2, 2017

New York – In response to reports that President Donald Trump will sign on Thursday an executive order that would attempt to legalize discrimination against broad swaths of Americans in nearly every aspect of life under the guise of “religious liberty,” Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement: 

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