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Bend the Arc believes that building a just America requires that all those who have been blessed to share in the opportunities of our nation have a responsibility to share in its burdens. Allowing the temporary tax cuts to sunset, for all those making over $250,000 per year, is an important step in assuring that both the opportunities and responsibilities of America are shared by all.
Bend the Arc suports California's Proposition 28 to limit legislators' terms in office, a reform that would reform the term limit regime that has impaired the functioning of California’s legislature.
As governors, leaders of Congress, and presidential candidates announce plans to oppose or seek a ban on allowing Syrian refugees into the United States, Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice, issued the following statement:
Following reports that the US House of Representatives will debate the Sentencing Reform Act of 2015 Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice, issued the following statement:
Stand Up Against Hatred: 10,000 American Jews Sign Petition Denouncing Anti-Immigrant Bigotry in Politics
WASHINGTON, D.C— Less than a week after Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice launched a nationally televised ad campaign blasting the rise of anti-immigrant hatred in American politics, the organization has collected more than 10,000 signatures from American Jews on a petition supporting the campaign.