Rabbi Saperstein: "These actions and statements from these two leaders are a powerful expression of Americas enduring commitment to Israel's well-being and security and as being vital to U.S. values and interests."
Rabbi Saperstein: "We are deeply appreciative of the time Mr. Lew spent with our Movement's top leaders, hearing our priorities and sharing those of the President."
Saperstein: We mourn with the families of those whose lives were taken and pray for those who have been injured.
Barbara Weinstein: "One day, the Boy Scouts of America will recognize their decision as a mistake. We look forward to welcoming the Boy Scouts back into our synagogues - on the very day that they welcome all of our children into their organization."
Saperstein: "The Reform Movement, and I personally, have worked with Ms. Abedin, Imam Magid and ISNA for many years. All have worked on behalf of U.S. interests at home and abroad, built relationships across religious lines and affirmed U.S.