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  Shvat 19, 5775 , 08/02/15

US Reform Leader Opposes PM’s Speech at Congress

Rick Jacobs, President of the Movement for Reform Judaism in America, spoke out against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s impending speech at the US Congress, saying that it is “A bad idea.”

“I would like him to reconsider the decision,” Jacobs told the Jewish Daily Forward. He added that “It would not be an embarrassment; it would be something that people would respect him for doing. Netanyahu must swallow the pill and delay his impending speech.”

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