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
The OU Advocacy Legislative Fellowship is a one year position running from September to August, located in Washington, DC. As the public policy arm of the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, OU Advocacy works to protect Jewish interests and … Continued
The Orthodox Union participated in submitting an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of David A. Zubik v. Sylvia Burwell.
Today, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of American, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, praised the introduction of the bipartisan Zero Tolerance for Terror Act into Congress by U.S. Representatives Joe Kennedy III (D-MA) and Ted Deutch (D-FL). The bill, which has five Democrat and Republican co-sponsors, would allow Congress to quickly impose sanctions on Iran if the Iranian government commits an act of terror, provides support for terrorist organizations or violates international law by acquiring ballistic missile technology.
The leadership of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, expressed its outrage at the opposition Dr. Gershon Pincus is facing from the federal Office of Personnel Management (OPM) in his effort to obtain security clearance for his civilian position in the U.S. Navy, as described in The Wall Street Journal.