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Reform Movement Laments Senate Judiciary Committee’s Vote in Favor of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation as a Supreme Court Justice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 28, 2018

Media Contacts:
Jenna Galper: jgalper@rac.org, 202-387-2800 

 

Reform Movement Laments Senate Judiciary Committee’s Vote in Favor of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation as a Supreme Court Justice

Reform Jewish Movement Calls on Senate to Reject Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

Today, the Reform Jewish Movement adds its voice to those calling on the Senate to reject the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. He has many professional and intellectual qualifications, but an examination of Judge Kavanaugh’s record makes it clear that his elevation to the Supreme Court would significantly jeopardize or adversely affect the most fundamental rights the Reform Movement has long supported.

Reform Jewish Movement Calls on Senate to Reject Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

Reform Jewish Leader Deeply Disappointed by Vote to Confirm Senator Sessions as Attorney General

For Immediate Release
February 8, 2017

Contact: Max Rosenblum
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Reform Jewish Leader Deeply Disappointed by Vote to Confirm Senator Sessions as Attorney General

Reform Jewish Leader Concerned By Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

For Immediate Release
January 30, 2017

Contact: Graham Roth or Max Rosenblum
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Reform Jewish Leader Concerned By Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

Reform Movement Shares Questions, Concerns on Trump Administration Nominees

For Immediate Release
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Reform Jewish Movement offers questions on issues of profound concern to Betsy DeVos, Rep. Tom Price, Scott Pruitt, Andrew Puzder and David Friedman

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Graham Roth
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Reform Movement Shares Questions, Concerns on Trump Administration Nominees

Reform Jewish Movement Opposes Senator Sessions' Nomination for Attorney General

For Immediate Release
Thursday, January 12, 2017

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Graham Roth
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Reform Jewish Movement Opposes Senator Sessions' Nomination for Attorney General

Statement on the Nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for U.S. Attorney General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, January 9, 2017

Contact: Max Rosenblum: 202-387-2800, news@rac.org

Press Release from the Religious Action Center

Statement on the Nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for U.S. Attorney General

Reform Jewish Movement Urges Swift Senate Consideration of Supreme Court Nominee

Washington, D.C., March 16, 2016 – In response to the nomination of Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court, Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Jewish Movement Urges Swift Senate Consideration of Supreme Court Nominee

Reform Movement Responds to Court Ruling on Affirmative Action

 WASHINGTON, D.C., June 24, 2013 - Today, the Supreme Court ruled in Fisher v. Texas, the latest challenge to affirmative action to appear before the Court. In response to the ruling, Rabbi David Saperstein, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Movement Responds to Court Ruling on Affirmative Action

RAC and WRJ Call for Swift Confirmation of Judges

Contact: Sean Thibault or Sarah Krinsky 
202.387.2800 news@rac.org 

Rabbis Saperstein and Feldman: "The need for qualified and impartial judges transcends partisan discord and must be prioritized in order to uphold the highest values of our democratic system."

 

RAC and WRJ Call for Swift Confirmation of Judges