Press Release

Jewish Dems Applaud Israel’s Entry Into Visa Waiver Program

September 27, 2023

WASHINGTON – The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) applauded the Biden administration for the decision today to admit Israel into the U.S. Visa Waiver Program. JDCA Board Chair Hon. Ron Klein said the following:

“Israel’s admission into the U.S. Visa Waiver Program is an important step toward strengthening the U.S.-Israel relationship and deepening the unbreakable alliance between our countries and the American and Israeli people. As a result of the Biden administration’s work in expanding this critical partnership, engagement, economic cooperation, and security coordination between the U.S. and Israel will increase. 

“We note that the administration will monitor Israel’s implementation of all program requirements, and we are confident that this achievement will benefit both countries for years to come.”