(Bridgewater, NJ) The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) has endorsed Tom Malinowski’s race to defend New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District. JDCA is the political voice of Jewish Democrats and advocates for Jewish values and priorities within the Democratic Party and for the Democratic Party within the Jewish community.
“Throughout my time in Congress, I have been led by the values of the Jewish community in my district,” said Malinowski. “I will keep doing all I can to defend those values at home and around the world, including by fighting anti-Semitism and extremism, and defending democracy and our democratic allies.”
“The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) is proud to endorse Representative Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) for re-election. During his two terms in Congress, Rep. Malinowski has distinguished himself as a champion for our shared Jewish and Democratic values, including defending democracy, combating extremism, advancing our national security, and protecting human rights. In the lead-up to the midterm elections, JDCA is proud to support Rep. Malinowski and mobilize Jewish voters across New Jersey’s 7th district in support of his reelection,” Halie Soifer, CEO of the Jewish Democratic Council of America.
Since being elected into Congress, Tom Malinowski has been a leading voice in the fight domestic extremism, including anti-Semitism and white supremacy. At Malinowski’s request, the Department of Homeland Security restored their budget for programs to prevent domestic terrorism, previously cut by the Trump administration. Malinowski has also long fought to support the Non Profit Security Grant Program, a federally funded program that helps faith based and non profit organizations prevent, protect themselves against, and recover from terrorist attacks, major disasters, and other emergencies