DONATE TO JNS
Promote quality journalism
JNS PRESS +
Republish JNS content
Username / Email
Don't have an account?
Sign up here
Weissman well-suited for Jewish liaison, say those familiar with position
August 6, 2021
“He is an observant Jew; he’s done the job before; he has a quiet competence, even in the face of a lot of noise that comes up from time to time,” said Jarrod Bernstein, who held the liaison’s position in the Obama administration.
White House makes internal selection for Jewish liaison after months of pressure
August 5, 2021
Chanan Weissman, 37, currently director of technology and democracy at the National Security Council, has held the job before.
Pressure builds on Biden administration over lack of key Jewish appointments
June 22, 2021
Amid a spike in anti-Semitism across the country, the president has yet to fill the positions of special envoy on anti-Semitism and the White House Jewish liaison.