May 2021

Nevada Holocaust Education Bill Signed into Law

Carson City, Nevada – A bill strengthening Holocaust and Genocide education in Nevada, which passed out of the state legislature with unanimous support, was signed into law today by Governor Sisolak. Assembly bill 231 is a bipartisan piece of legislation sponsored by Assemblywomen Lesley Cohen and Lisa Krasner and supported by Lieutenant Governor Kate Marshall. […]

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California Officially Honors Israeli-Americans

2022 Update: Assemblymember Jesse Gabriel reintroduced this resolution during the 2022 session under House Resolution 99 (2022). The full text of HR 99 is below, and the original is available on the California Legislature website.In a unanimous vote, the California State Assembly has passed a historic resolution honoring the contributions of the state’s Israeli-American immigrant

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ICAN Condemns Nevada Democratic Party Statement

ICAN CONDEMNS NEVADA DEMOCRATIC PARTY STATEMENT FROM CHAIR JUDITH WHITMER MAY 14, 2021 ICAN Nevada strongly condemns the deplorable and completely misinformed statement released by Judith Whitmer, Chair of the Nevada Democratic Party. As an organization dedicated to giving a voice to Israeli immigrants living in Nevada, we find Whitmer’s statement especially hurtful, and we

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