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Reform Jewish Movement Opposes Changes to Public Benefits Use for Immigrant Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
September 24, 2018

Media Contacts:
Jenna Galper, jgalper@rac.org, 202-387-280

Reform Jewish Movement Opposes Changes to Public Benefits Use for Immigrant Families

Reform Jewish Movement Condemns Low Refugee Admissions Ceiling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 17, 2018 

Media Contact:
Jenna Galper, jgalper@rac.org, (202) 387-2800

 

WASHINGTON –  In response to the Trump administration’s announcement of a refugee cap of 30,000 for fiscal year 2019, a historic low, Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, released the following statement on behalf of the Union for Reform Judaism, the Central Conference of American Rabbis, and the wider Reform Movement:

Reform Jewish Movement Condemns Low Refugee Admissions Ceiling

Published: 09/17/2018

Reform Jewish Movement Condemns Ruling on Discriminatory Travel Ban Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 26, 2018

WASHINGTON – Today, the Supreme Court issued a ruling in Trump v. Hawaii, a case that challenged the legality of the Trump Administration’s third iteration of a travel ban barring entry to the United States for people from six Muslim-majority countries.

Reform Jewish Movement Condemns Ruling on Discriminatory Travel Ban Case

Reform Jewish Leader Decries Missing Children, Family Separation, and Mistreatment of Minors

For Immediate Release 
May 28, 2018 

Reform Jewish Leader Decries Missing Children, Family Separation, and Mistreatment of Minors

Published: 05/28/2018

Reform Jewish Movement Denounces President's Inflammatory Comments on Immigrants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 17, 2018

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, President Trump derisively referred to certain immigrants, saying, “These aren’t people. These are animals.” In response, Barbara Weinstein, Director of the Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism, released the following statement on behalf of the Union for Reform Judaism, the Central Conference of American Rabbis, and the wider Reform Movement:

Reform Jewish Movement Denounces President's Inflammatory Comments on Immigrants

Published: 05/17/2018

Reform Jewish Leader Engages in Civil Disobedience in Support of Dreamers

For Immediate Release
January 17, 2018

Reform Jewish Leader Engages in Civil Disobedience in Support of Dreamers

Published: 01/17/2018

Reform Jewish Leader Condemns Termination of Temporary Protected Status for Nicaraguans

For Immediate Release
November 8, 2017

Reform Jewish Leader Condemns Termination of Temporary Protected Status for Nicaraguans

Published: 11/08/2017

Reform Jewish Movement Assails White House Targeting of Immigrant Youth

For Immediate Release
September 5, 2017

Reform Jewish Movement Assails White House Targeting of Immigrant Youth

Published: 09/05/2017

Tuesday: Reform Jewish Activists Urge CA Legislators to Support SB 54

For Immediate Release
August 22, 2017
 
Media Contact:
Sarah Garfinkel, West End Strategy Team
sarah@westendstrategy.com; Office: 202-776-7700

 

Reform California will meet with Senate President pro Tem Kevin de Leon and other state lawmakers to discuss “California Values Act”

Tuesday: Reform Jewish Activists Urge CA Legislators to Support SB 54

Published: 08/22/2017

Reform Movement Urges Congregations to Protect Undocumented Immigrants Facing Deportation with New Resolution

For Immediate Release 
March 31, 2017

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Graham Roth
202-387-2800 | news@rac.org 

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Reform Movement Urges Congregations to Protect Undocumented Immigrants Facing Deportation with New Resolution

Published: 03/31/2017