Israel's Best Friend in Congress Leaves DC for U.S.-Jewish World. Here's What's Next

Lawmakers in both parties have widely considered Deutch the most significant pro-Israel voice within the House Democratic caucus. He will now chair the American Jewish Committee, one of the oldest and most significant Jewish legacy organizations in America

Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington, D.C.
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Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON – Rep. Ted Deutch, perhaps Israel’s most important friend in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Democratic Party, will officially begin his next chapter next week when he assumes leadership of the American Jewish Committee as the organization’s CEO, after a 12-year tenure in Congress.

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