Jewish Men Are Running for Congress, Too

Friends, As we head into the thick of primary season, Democrats are choosing among a bumper crop of candidates. So many new and exciting people have entered politics out of a will to set the nation on a safer course, and thanks to their enthusiasm, our party is poised for huge gains this November. In a…

JDCA Mourns First Lady Barbara Bush

The Jewish Democratic Council of America mourns the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush, and we extend our deepest condolences to President George H.W. Bush and his entire family, including, of course, President George W. Bush. Mrs. Bush served our nation with grace and grit, and through her strong character was a role model…

Jewish Dems: Anti-Semite Nehlen is Wisconsin Republican front-runner after Ryan drops out

WASHINGTON – Following Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s announcement Wednesday that he would not seek re-election to Congress, the Jewish Democratic Council of America issued the following statement: Paul Nehlen is an anti-Semitic conspiracy theorist who has tweeted that Jews will “burn in hell,” is fond of the hashtag #itsokaytobewhite, and urged prominent Jewish…