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Orthodox Union wants public funds for NY’s private Jewish schools

The Times of Israel, December 31, 2014

Securing Funding For New Jersey’s Yeshivas: An Interview With the OU’s Josh Pruzansky

The Jewish Press, December 31, 2014

Orthodox Union Launches Push for Millions in Funding for New York Yeshivas

The Jewish Daily Forward, December 30, 2014

City Promises ‘Additional’ Half-Day UPK Slots

The Jewish Week, December 10, 2014

Jewish Caucus, OU Welcome De Blasio’s Assurances On Half-Day Pre-K As ‘First Step’

JP Updates, December 3, 2014

State grant provides security boost to Hillel Academy of Pittsburgh

The Jewish Chronicle, November 26, 2014

Many US synagogues upped security before Jerusalem attack

USA Today, November 19, 2014

As Iran Deadline Looms, Obama Faces Skepticism In Congress

The Jewish Week, November 18, 2014

The Midterms, the Jewish Vote, and Liberalism’s Price of Admission

Commentary, November 14, 2014

De Blasio Celebrates City Meeting Pre-K Enrollment Target; Defends Accommodation With Jewish Schools

JP Updates, November 14, 2014

OU EVP Allen Fagin Meets With Leadership of Lakewood Jewish Community

The Yeshiva World News, November 7, 2014

N.Y. voters pass bond measure offering up to $38 for Jewish schools

JTA, November 5, 2014

Ballot proposal React-O-Mat™

The Times Union, November 5, 2014

In Jerusalem passport case, justices consider congressional role in foreign policy

JTA, November 4, 2014

Orthodox Union: Vote Yes on Smart Schools Bond Act of 2014 

The Yeshiva World News, November 3, 2014

OU backs NYS Schools Bond Act to Get $32M for Yeshivas

JP Updates, October 26, 2014

ADL, O.U. score Obama administration on Jerusalem rebuke

JTA, October 3, 2014

After Obama-Netanyahu meeting, U.S. blasts Israel over Jerusalem construction

JNS, October 1, 2014

Masbia Works To Banish Hunger On The Holidays

The 5 Towns Jewish Times, September 22, 2014

Despite Winning 1,000 Pre-K Seats, N.Y. Jewish Advocates Still Frustrated

The Jewish Daily Forward, September 22, 2014

Anti-Semitic attacks on the rise in NYC, worried officials say

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, September 19, 2014

Jewish Winners, Losers in New Pre-K

The Jewish Week, September 9, 2014

Right Man for the Job

Baltimore Jewish Times, August 14, 2014

Cuomo Cements Jewish Ties

The Wall Street Journal, August 12, 2014

Politics no roadblock to Jewish praise of U.S. religious freedom envoy nominee

JNS, August 5, 2014

NYC Mayor’s New Plan Involving Religious Schools That Some Say Could Spark ‘City-Funded Discrimination’

The Blaze, August 5, 2014

De Blasio’s Prekindergarten Expansion Collides With Church-State Divide

The New York Times, August 4, 2014

Jewish groups get $12m of $13m in federal funding for protecting nonprofits

JTA, July 29, 2014

Israel’s Winning Hearts and Minds

The Jewish Week, July 23, 2014

Legislation Makes Schools a Safer Bet

The Jewish Exponent, July 23, 2014

Dems Push to Strip Religious Liberties Protections

The Christian Post, July 17, 2014

Sen. Orrin Hatch: Claim That Corporations Don’t Have Religious Freedom Is ‘Total Bunk’

The Christian Post, July 16, 2014

Pennsylvania Becomes First State To Provide Security Funding For Jewish Days Schools

JP Updates, July 13, 2014

OU Advocacy Applauds Gov. Christie and NJ Legislative Leadership

The Jewish Link of Bergen County, July 3, 2014

State budget beefs up Holocaust assistance

New Jersey Jewish News, July 2, 2014

Hobby Lobby Supreme Decision Splits Jews Along Denomination Lines

The Jewish Daily Forward, July 2, 2014

Christie Signs $32.5B Budget; $5M For Private Schools

Hamodia, July 1, 2014

Faith groups divided in their reaction to court’s decision affirming religious rights

The Washington Post, June 30, 2014

Supreme Court sides with Hobby Lobby on contraception

JTA, June 30, 2014

The law firm behind the Hobby Lobby win

Deseret News, June 30, 2014

Orthodox Jewish Groups Cheer Contraception Ruling

WNYC, June 30, 2014

Full-Day Pre-K Choice for New York City’s Religious Schools

The Wall Street Journal, June 29, 2014

NYC Special Ed Accord: Parents Cautiously Optimistic

Hamodia, June 25, 2014

New York – NYC Parents And Advocates Hail City’s Special Ed Action Plan

Vos Iz Neias, June 25, 2014

Mayor De Blasio, Speaker Silver Announce Changes To City’s Special Needs’ Reimbursement Process

JP Updates, June 24, 2014

Groups Lobby to Keep School Tax Credits

Jewish Exponent, June 18, 2014

Tea Party Too Close For Jewish Comfort?

The Jewish Week, June 18, 2014

Why Would Yeshivas Reject Pre-K Program Designed for Them?

The Jewish Daily Forward, June 12, 2014

OU serves up political breakfast

Washington Jewish Week, June 11, 2014

Jolly Good Fellows: OU Advocacy’s Legislative Fellows Look Back On An Exciting Year On Capitol Hill

Baltimore Jewish Life, May 9, 2014

Md. 19 hopefuls talk busing to Jewish voters

Washington Jewish Week, May 7, 2014

Jersey City commemorates Israeli Independence Day, May 7, 2014

High Court Prayer Ruling ‘Could Have Been Far Worse,’ AJC Expert Says

The Jewish Week, May 5, 2014

OU mission seeks ‘parity’ for day schools

New Jersey Jewish News, April 8, 2014

In Hobby Lobby contraceptive case, arguing about kosher butchers

JTA, April 1, 2014

Jewish Charities Grow Huge on Cash From Government – Donors Give to Israel

The Jewish Daily Forward, March 31, 2014

Pre-K budget would pay nonprofits less: critics

New York Post, March 28, 2014

Delegation from the Sephardic Community Joins OU Advocacy-Teach NYS In Albany To Advocate for Yeshivah Funding

IMAGE Magazine, April 2014

Corbett Reaches Out to Receptive Main Line Crowd

Jewish Exponent, March 25, 2014

Hillary Clinton must once again win over some in Jewish community

CNN, March 18, 2014

NY State Legislators Encourage Five Towns OU Advocacy-Teach NYS Delegation to “Keep Up the Pressure”

Five Towns Jewish Home, March 13, 2014

Rabbis Say Mayor’s Pre-K Campaign Used Their Names Falsely

The Jewish Week, March 12, 2014

JLC lobbies in Tallahassee for Jewish Day School scholarships

Sun Sentinel, March 10, 2014

OU advocates for tuition aid

The Jewish Standard, March 7, 2014

Orthodox groups mum on Arizona religious exemption bill

JTA, February 27, 2014

Double-Edged Sword

Jewish Times, February 20, 2014

Enlarge Strength Through Unity theme at Conference of Presidents Mission in Israel (Photo Essay)

Baltimore Jewish Life, February 17, 2014

‘If public schools get these things, private schools should too’

Long Island Jewish World, February 14, 2014

Senate: Keep Iraqi Jewish Archive Here

Washington Jewish Week, February 6, 2014

Obama administration enlisting Jewish groups to counter attacks on Kerry

JTA, February 10, 2014

Cost-saving plans okayed for day schools

New Jersey Jewish News, February 6, 2014

US Orthodox groups blast anti-Kerry letter

The Jerusalem Post, February 6, 2014

Orthodox Jews defend Kerry in face of ‘divine wrath’ threats

The Hill, February 5, 2014

As Kerry works on peace framework, Jewish groups keep low profile

JTA, February 4, 2014

Senate boosts efforts to keep Iraqi Jewish Archive out of Iraq, February 3, 2014

State budget aids day schools

The Jewish Star, January 22, 2014

Cuomo Push To Beef-Up Anti-Bullying Law Cheered By Jewish Orgs

The Jewish Week, January 14, 2014

Groups react to birth control injunction

Washington Jewish Week, January 8, 2014