Several members of OU leadership attended the annual Hanukkah reception hosted by President Obama and the First Lady. During his talk, the President spoke about the pursuit of peace, giving thanks for miracles and the hope of freedom over tyranny.
During an OU Advocacy-NY-sponsored forum, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano discussed issues of importance to the Jewish community, including support for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) aid for houses of worship damaged by Hurricane Sandy, cutting the deficit, job creation, … Continued
At an OU Advocacy-NY-sponsored forum, Nassau County Executive candidate Tom Suozzi declared his support for FEMA aid for houses of worship damaged in Hurricane Sandy. Suozzi spoke candidly about issues of importance to the Jewish community, including education, a proposed … Continued
Jake Adler joins the OU Advocacy-NY staff as the Associate Director for Field Operations, focusing on the Five Towns and Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens and the greater Monsey Area. Prior to the OU, Jake worked for New York City Councilman … Continued
Addressing more than 500 members of the New Jersey Jewish community at the OU Advocacy-NJ legislative breakfast on Sunday, Governor Chris Christie spoke about the moral obligation to provide educational choice to students throughout the state. View the video of … Continued
From the Governor to the State Senate and the Assembly, this November the entire New Jersey political slate will be elected. In addition, the Special Election for United States Senate takes place on October 16th. Come meet your elected officials to discuss the vital importance of educational affordability and demonstrate the strength of the Jewish community to our legislators.
By Bryan Schwartzman Originally published in the Jewish Exponent, August 9, 2012 Kim Decker and her teenage son, Bennett, waited in a packed auditorium last month at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel for the start of an election program that featured … Continued
The OU Advocacy Center announced its recent name change to the more than 64,000 readers of The Jewish Week. In the glossy insert, which was placed in the July 14th issue, OU Advocacy promoted its achievement in gaining a $14 … Continued
OU Advocacy welcomes Zehava Birman, OU Advocacy NY’s Associate Director of Field Operations. As part of the OU Teach NYS Grassroots Initiative, Zehava will be fostering and strengthening the relationship between the greater NY Jewish community and its local elected … Continued
With the New Jersey State Primary Election just two weeks away, the Orthodox Union’s NJVOTES office is hard at work. The key to increasing voter turnout is not simple, but after campaign analysis these past six months, NJVOTES staff believe … Continued