FFEU Biennal Congressional Reception Video

The FFEU Congressional Reception welcomed New Ethnic Members of Congress this past January 24th, 2017, at the U.S. Capitol Building, in Washington D.C. Present at the reception were not only new and returning members of Congress, but also esteemed foreign dignitaries, including the ambassadors of Albania, Azerbaijan, Sweden, Slovenia, Hungary, and more.

Watch the video above and listen to hopeful words of unity, tolerance, and inter-community initiatives, by guest speakers: Rabbi Marc Schneier, Dr. Sayyid Syeed, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen, Congressman Donald McEachin, Congressman Brad Schneider, Congressman Jamie Raskin, Daisy Khan, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Congressman Josh Gottheimer, and Congressman Darren Soto.

“25 of the 55 freshman members of Congress are of Latin, Jewish, Asian, Black, and Indian descent. This is a portrait of what our country is today.” Rabbi Marc Schneier, President of the FFEU

“25 of the 55 freshman members of Congress are of Latin, Jewish, Asian, Black, and Indian descent. This is a portrait of what our country is today.” Rabbi Marc Schneier, President of the FFEU