Ahead of House Hearing, Bend the Arc Calls for Focus on Trump Administration's Threats to Religious Freedoms
WASHINGTON, D.C.—In advance of the House of Representatives Judiciary Subcommittees hearing today on “The State of Religious Liberty in America,”Bend the Arc Jewish Action called on subcommittee members to use the hearing as an opportunity to focus on the major threats to religious freedom posed by the Trump Administration.
New York – Following Donald Trump’s response to questions at a press conference in which he again failed to denounce his white nationalist and antisemitic supporters, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:
Leaders of Bend the Arc: New York and other leaders of Long Island’s Jewish community in Rep. Lee Zeldin’s (R-NY-01) district expressed outrage following an announcement that the congressman had cancelled a town hall event scheduled for April.
Following President Trump’s signing of new executive orders related to violence and law enforcement, Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement:
Following the Senate’s vote to confirm Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) for United States attorney general, Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, released the following statement: