Boyle to host House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on Rise of Anti-Semitic Acts on Tuesday in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 22 – State Rep. Kevin Boyle, D-Philadelphia, will host a House Democratic Policy Committee public hearing on the recent rise of anti-Semitic acts at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road.

Boyle requested the hearing to discuss how the community can work together to curb these senseless acts. Policy Committee Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, will be in attendance with other committee members from across the state. 

The current agenda is:

      2:00 p.m.      Welcome and Opening Remarks

      2:10 p.m.      Panelists:

  • Jeremy Bannett, associate regional director, Anti-Defamation League
  • Naomi Adler, Esq., president and CEO, Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
  • Michele Foster, president-elect, The Philadelphia Region of Hadassah
  • Chuck Feldman, president, Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center

      2:50 p.m.      Questions from Committee Members     

      3:30 p.m.      Closing Remarks     

Media coverage is invited.