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The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

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NCJW Applauds House Passage of COVID Relief  

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 February 26, 2021, Washington, DC- National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) applauds House passage of the American Rescue Plan, which will bring much needed health and economic relief to communities. NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released the following policy statement: “National Council of Jewish…

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Equality for All!

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 February 25, 2021, Washington, DC- National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hailed the House of Representative’s passage of the Equality Act, which would codify LGBTQ nondiscrimination protections. NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released the following…

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NO BAN Act Reintroduced 

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 February 25, 2021, Washington, DC-National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is pleased to see the reintroduction of the NO BAN Act in the House of Representatives. NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released the following policy statement: “National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) welcomes the reintroduction of the NO…

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National Council of Jewish Women Applauds Introduction of Dream Act  

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036  Contact:  Shana Sisk, ssisk@ncjw.org February 4, 2021, Washington, DC-National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) applauds the reintroduction of the Dream Act by Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Dick Durbin (D-IL). NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released the following…

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New Congress, Old Challenges 

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 Contact:  Shana Sisk, Ssisk@ncjw.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Congress, Old Challenges  January 4, 2021, Washington, DC – As the new 117th Congress begins, National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) highlighted the wealth of unfinished business from the last Congress that requires lawmakers’…