OU Meets Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown

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OU Meets Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown

Jewish Action – Key Orthodox Union lay and synagogue leadership in the Cleveland, Ohio community met yesterday with U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown in a meeting facilitated by the Orthodox Union’s Institute for Public Affairs (IPA). The discussion was hosted by the Fuchs Mizrachi School in Cleveland, whose students enjoyed a session with the Senator following the leadership meeting.

During the leadership meeting, community members expressed their concerns regarding key issues, including economic initiatives to assist the non-profit sector in the economic downturn; US-Israel relations; and the Senator’s work in support of increased sanctions on Iran.

Gary Weiss, president of Fuchs Mizrachi School, remarked:

I thought it was a wonderful opportunity for the school and community that a United States Senator would come to Fuchs Mizrachi School to listen to the issues concerning our parents and our high school students.

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