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December 06, 2023

The China Challenge: A Conversation with Reps. Jake Auchincloss and Ro Khanna

by Darlene Cancell

Congressman Jake Auchincloss (D, MA-04) and Congressman Ro Khanna (D, CA-17), members of the U.S. House Select Committee on the Chinese Communist Party, will discuss "The Future of U.S.-China Relations and Revitalizing the American Industry." The discussion will be moderated by Julius Krein, editor of American Affairs journal. This free event is hosted by American Affairs and Discipulus Ventures. To register to attend, click here. Sever Hall, Harvard University25 Harvard … Continue Reading

December 06, 2023

Democrats Mock Harvard President for Citing Commitment to Free Speech During Anti-Semitism Hearing: ‘Harvard Ranks Last’ on Free Speech

by Isaac Schorr

Reps. Jake Auchincloss (D-MA) and Seth Moulton (D-MA), two alumni of Harvard University, mocked President Claudine Gay for citing the school’s supposed commitment to free speech as an excuse for anti-Semitism on campus at a congressional hearing on Tuesday. After GOP Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and Gay agreed that speech calling for a globalized “intifada” constituted hateful language against Jews during a heated back-and-forth, Gay insisted that Harvard embraces “a commitment to … Continue Reading

December 06, 2023

Congressmen Auchincloss, Moulton Release Joint Statement on Harvard President’s Comments at House Hearing on Campus Antisemitism

by Mike Silvia

Congressmen Jake Auchincloss (D, MA-04) and Seth Moulton (D, MA-06) issued the following joint statement in reaction to a House hearing yesterday in which the presidents of Harvard, MIT, and the University of Pennsylvania were questioned about rising antisemitism on college campuses: “Harvard ranks last out of 248 universities for support of free speech. But when it comes to denouncing antisemitism, suddenly the university has anxieties about the First Amendment. It rings … Continue Reading

November 30, 2023

Conversation and Q&A With Jake Auchincloss

We are delighted to welcome Congressman Jake Auchincloss for Shabbat. Auchincloss, who was born and raised in Newton, is currently serving his second term representing the Massachusetts Fourth. He’ll lead us in a wide-ranging Q&A where all are welcome to share their thoughts and … Continue Reading

November 26, 2023

Dem Rep. Auchincloss Denies Split in Party Over Israel, Calls Ceasefire Backers ‘Outliers’ Speaking for ‘Own Political Ends’

by Zachary Leeman

Rep. Jake Auchincloss, (D-Mass.), referred to members of his own party calling for a ceasefire in the Israel-Hamas war as "outliers" pushing a "misguided" message. Auchincloss, a Marine veteran, was asked by Shannon Bream on "Fox News Sunday"about a "split" within the Democratic Party over support for Israel's Gaza strikes, citing a New Yorker article claiming the issue was fracturing the party. "There are outliers for sure," he said, adding that President Joe Biden has been "wise to ignore … Continue Reading

November 26, 2023

Democrats who oppose Israel are 'outliers': Dem Rep. Auchincloss

Congressman Jake Auchincloss, D-Mass., reacts to the divide in the Democratic party over the Israel-Hamas war on ‘FOX News Sunday.’ … Continue Reading

November 26, 2023

Biden administration is ‘tough’ on Iran: Rep. Jake Auchincloss

Congressman Jake Auchincloss, D-Mass., reacts to the divide in the Democratic party over the Israel-Hamas war on ‘FOX News … Continue Reading

November 19, 2023

‘Just Clearly State…’: Auchincloss Demands Answers From Official On Coast Guard Staffing Shortages

During a House Transportation Committee hearing on Wednesday, Rep. Jake Auchincloss (D-MA) questioned officials about Coast Guard staffing … Continue Reading

November 16, 2023

Why Democratic Rep. Auchincloss Voted No on The Stopgap

Stopgap passed in the senate bringing us one step closer to averting a shutdown. The is still no support for Israel and Ukraine, some Democrats find that … Continue Reading

November 16, 2023

Rep. Jake Auchincloss on protest outside DNC headquarters in Washington

Rep. Jake Auchincloss accused the pro-Palestinian protesters of rioting and attacking police outside DNC … Continue Reading

November 15, 2023

No Ukraine aid, a ‘No’ vote: Why Mass. Rep. Jake Auchincloss opposed GOP’s stopgap funding bill

by John L. Micek

For U.S. Rep. Jake Auchincloss, the calculus for casting his vote against at Republican-authored stopgap bill aimed at averting a government shutdown was a simple one. The GOP’s decision to omit U.S aid for Ukraine from the spending bill meant a “no” vote for the 4th District Democrat. And when the votes were tallied, Auchincloss, a former Marine who’s been outspoken in support for the Eastern European nation, was one of two Democrats who opposed it. In a statement posted to X, formerly … Continue Reading

October 30, 2023

Rep. Jake Auchincloss (D-MA) w/ Julie Mason

by Julie Mason

Congressman Jake Auchincloss is a Democrat from MA and a Marine Veteran. He serves on the Select Committee on the Chiese Communist Party and on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. He commanded infantry in Afghanistan and special operations in Panama. In Afghanistan in 2012, he led patrols through villages contested by the Taliban. In Panama as part of the Marines' elite reconnaissance. He is with me today to discuss the war is Gaza and the chaos in the House. Follow him … Continue Reading

October 28, 2023

Retrieving hostages in the Israel-Hamas war is priority ‘number one’: Rep. Jake Auchincloss

Rep. Jake Auchincloss, D-Mass., joined ‘Fox News Live’ to discuss the Israel-Hamas war as Israeli Defense Forces expand its ground operations in … Continue Reading

October 27, 2023

Editor’s Choice: One SouthCoast Chamber lunch to feature Rep. Jake Auchincloss

by James Bessette

EDITOR’S CHOICE One SouthCoast Chamber lunch to feature Rep. Jake Auchincloss ONE SOUTHCOAST CHAMBER of Commerce will hold a Congressional Update luncheon featuring U.S. Rep. Jake Auchincloss, … Continue Reading

October 22, 2023

Rep. Jake Auchincloss offers support and sympathy at Temple Beth Shalom in Needham

NEEDHAM - Massachusetts Rep. Jake Auchincloss visited with members of the Jewish community at Temple Beth Shalom in Needham on Sunday. Auchincloss represents the 4th District, which includes large Jewish populations in Newton, Brookline and Sharon. In the wake of the war between Israel and Hamas, he said it's important to show support. "This is an opportunity at a moment of tragedy, grief and also resolve to come together and to give solace to one another," said Auchincloss. "As well as to … Continue Reading

October 22, 2023

Representative Jake Auchincloss re-emphasizes support of Israel on visit to Needham synagogue

by Daniel Kool

NEEDHAM — Representative Jake Auchincloss said the United States has a continued responsibility to support Israel in its war against Hamas, and he said calls for immediate de-escalation are “premature and counterproductive.” Speaking to more than 60 at a town hall held at Temple Beth Shalom Sunday afternoon Auchincloss said Hamas’s attack earlier this month “sickens the soul” and repeated claims that Oct. 7 marked “the worst day for Jews since the Holocaust.” Auchincloss, a second-term … Continue Reading

October 20, 2023

Massachusetts Rep. Auchincloss Slams Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance On Ukraine, Israel Aid Comments

by Mike Jenkins

Massachusetts Democrat Rep. Jake Auchincloss accused opponents Friday of lacking a “moral compass” when they connected aid to Israel with that to Ukraine. In a Thursday night address from the Oval Office, President Joe Biden said he would pursue a $100 billion aid package for Israel and Ukraine. Israel has been in a state of war ever since over 1,400 people were killed in a terrorist attack by Hamas on October 7. “What the president did is completely disgraceful. If he wants to sell the … Continue Reading

October 18, 2023

Auchincloss says Democrats are ready to work with Republicans

Democrat Jake Auchincloss of Massachusetts says Republicans need to elect a House speaker, work with Democrats, and get on with the business of governing. The lawmaker said his party is ready to work with the GOP. "As we saw this spring with the debt-limit deal, as we saw this summer with Ukraine aid, as we saw this fall with the continuing resolution to keep funding the government, Democrats are ready, willing and able to extend a hand of bipartisanship to govern, but Republicans have to … Continue Reading

October 16, 2023

Auchincloss: Israel ‘can’t de-escalate’

by Lisa Kashinsky

AUCHINCLOSS ON ISRAEL — Israel’s expected ground invasion of Gaza to root out Hamas’ current leadership is “appropriate given the threat and the nature” of the militant group’s attacks, Rep. Jake Auchincloss told Playbook on Sunday. The Jewish military veteran’s remarks come as Israel masses troops on the border with Gaza and urges 1 million people to evacuate its northern region. The humanitarian crisis in the enclave is worsening and divisions over Israel’s response to Hamas’ Oct. 7 attack … Continue Reading

October 15, 2023

@Issue: Jake Auchincloss on Israel-Hamas war

Representative Jake Auchincloss discusses the current conflict between Israel and … Continue Reading

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