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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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The Expanded Muslim Ban Another Blow to Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communications Cell: 917-886-0336 For immediate release   The Expanded Muslim Ban Another Blow to Refugees and Asylum Seekers January 31, 2020, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women disagrees with the expanded travel ban that was announced today as refugees and…

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Trump administration advances harmful changes to Medicaid program

Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communications Cell: 917-886-0336 For immediate release   Trump administration advances harmful changes to Medicaid program January 31, 2020, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) today expressed outrage at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidance encouraging states…

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Administration’s cruel attacks on immigrants continue 

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Administration’s cruel attacks on immigrants continue Updated: January 29, 2020, Washington, D.C. – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Courts’ decision to allow the enforcement of the…

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NCJW Responds to Anti-Semitic Attacks in New York

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NCJW Responds to Anti-Semitic Attacks in New York December 29, 2019 — The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is alarmed by the increase of violent hate crimes targeting the Jewish community in New York. The following…

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