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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.

Policy Statements

NCJW Condemns Court’s Decision to Partially End DACA

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036   NCJW Condemns Court’s Decision to Partially End DACA July 19, 2021, Washington, DC – National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) condemns the ruling on July 16 partially ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program,…

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Black Reproductive Justice Policy Agenda Offers Important Policy Solutions to Address Intersectional Issues of Reproductive Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2021 Media Contact: Alyson Malinger, West End Strategy Team amalinger@westendstrategy.com; 917-935-7311 National Council of Jewish Women supports the more than 30 Black women’s organizations that helped produce this agenda that, if enacted, would ensure equitable access to health care for all WASHINGTON — Following the…

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National Council of Jewish Women Hails End of “Remain in Mexico” Program

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 2, 2021 Media Contact: Sarah Garfinkel, West End Strategy Team sgarfinkel@westendstrategy.com; 202-765-4290 National Council of Jewish Women Hails End of “Remain in Mexico” Program WASHINGTON — National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan issued the following statement in…

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Statehood for DC

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 Statehood for DC April 22, 2021, Washington, DC-National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hailed the passage of the HR 51 in the House of Representatives, which would grant statehood and voting representation in Congress to the…

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We Demand Equal Pay

National Council of Jewish Women 2055 L Street, NW, Suite 650 Washington, DC 20036 We Demand Equal Pay April 16, 2021, Washington, DC-National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) celebrated passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act in the House of Representatives and urges the Senate to follow suit without delay. NCJW…

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