OUA Calls for Security Funds in Wake of Bomb Threats

Trenton, NJ – In the wake of bomb threats at Jewish community centers across the United States, the Orthodox Union Advocacy Center called on the New Jersey legislature to pass the Nonprofit Security Grant Pilot Program (A-425), a bill to … Continued
Read More Posted at January 19, 2017 at 11:46 am

Teach NYS Praises Gov. Cuomo’s FY 2017-2018 Budget Proposal

Albany, NY – Teach NYS, a project of the Orthodox Union, praises Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal today for including increased funding for non-public schools. Teach NYS also urges the governor to go one step further by supporting an inclusive … Continued
Read More Posted at January 18, 2017 at 10:49 am

The Power of School Choice

Fifteen years ago, a new Republican president entered the White House heady with talk about revolutionizing K-12 education in America. At the time, George W. Bush famously made school choice a key plank of his compassionate conservative platform. Many reformers … Continued
Read More Posted at January 16, 2017 at 4:25 pm

OU Adopts Biennial Resolutions Sunday at Convention in New York City

On Sunday, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, at its 118th Anniversary convention at Citi Field in Queens, adopted Resolutions expressing the positions of the largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization on a range of critical issues. The Resolutions, … Continued
Read More Posted at January 16, 2017 at 3:44 am
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