American lawyer and politician.
United States Senator from New York from 1957-1981.
Before becoming a Senator, Javits fought in World War 2 and served in the House of Representatives. In 1954, he defeated Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. to become the Attorney General of New York. As Senator, Javits played a significant role in the passage of the 1964 civil rights act.
May 26, 2022 Government
Former banking executive, lawyer and government official.
The 70th Secretary of the Treasury during Bill Clinton’s presidency.
During his time in the Clinton administration, Robert Rubin served as director of the National Economic Council and played a crucial role in the passing of NAFTA. Aside from government, Rubin also served on the board of directors at Citigroup, and as co-chairman of Goldman-Sachs.
May 16, 2022 Government, Finance
American politician and diplomat.
Serving as US Ambassador to Japan since 2022.
Emanuel is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served as the 55th Mayor of Chicago from 2011 to 2019, the 23rd White House Chief of Staff from 2009 to 2010, and as a member of the US House of Representatives representing Illinois from 2003 to 2009.
April 22, 2022 Government
American politician who has served in the US House of Representatives for North Carolina's 6th Congressional District since 2021.
Manning is a member of the Democratic Party.
She had previously ran for election in North Carolina's 13th Congressional District in 2018.
March 27, 2022 Government
American politician who has served in the US House of Representatives for California's 53rd Congressional District since 2021.
Jacobs is a member of the Democratic Party.
Her grandfather, Irwin M. Jacobs, founded the international technology corporation Qualcomm.
American politician who has served in the US House of Representatives for Massachusetts's 4th Congressional District since 2021.
Auchincloss is a member of the Democratic Party.
He is also a businessman and a veteran of the US Marine Corps.
American politician who has served in the US House of Representatives for Oregon's 1st Congressional District since 2012.
Bonamici is a member of the Democratic Party.
According to the Jewish Virtual Library, she was raised Episcopalian and Unitarian, but now practices Judaism with her Jewish husband, Michael Simon.
American politician who has served as a Senator for Georgia since 2021.
Ossoff is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously worked as a documentary film producer and investigative journalist.
"Neoconservative" political scholar.
Served as Director of the Office of Special Plans at the Pentagon, where he approved OSP memos discussing Iraq and weapons of mass destruction prior to the 2003 invasion of the country.
Shulsky has also worked for RAND Corporation, an American nonprofit global policy think tank that receives funding from the US government, and The Hudson Institute, a Washington DC-based conservative think tank.
American politician, entrepreneur, and businessman.
The 43rd governor of Colorado.
Polis, who is openly gay, has made history several times through his electoral success. He became the first same-sex parent elected to the US Congress in 2008, the first openly gay man elected governor of a U.S. state in 2018, and the first Jewish governor of Colorado. In 2020, he became the first U.S. governor to be engaged to a same-sex partner.
March 26, 2022 Government
The second gentleman of the United States, as husband of Vice President Kamala Harris.
As the first husband of a vice president in American history, Emhoff is the first person to ever hold the title "second gentleman". He is also the first Jewish spouse of a vice president.
March 15, 2022 Government
Wife of the late Beau Biden, one of President Joe Biden's sons.
Briefly dated Hunter Biden after the death of Beau Biden.
President Biden has claimed Hallie's mother, Joan Olivere, was his childhood crush.
Biden's other children also married Jews; Hunter Biden married Melissa Cohen, and Ashley Biden married Howard Krein.
South African documentary filmmaker.
Co-owns "Tribal Worlds", an LA-based company that works to "promote indigenous conversation" with regards to Native Americans.
Cohen is the wife of Hunter Biden, one of President Joe Biden's sons.
Biden's other children also married Jews; Beau Biden married Hallie Olivere, and Ashley Biden married Howard Krein.
American otolarygologist, plastic surgeon, and business executive.
Chief Medical Officer at StartUp Health, a venture capital and health technology firm.
Krein is the husband of Ashley Biden, the daughter of President Joe Biden. Biden's other children also married Jews; Beau Biden married Hallie Olivere, and Hunter Biden married Melissa Cohen.
March 15, 2022 Government, Medicine/Pharmaceutical
American lawyer and politician. Served as a foreign policy aide for the Reagan, Bush and Trump administrations.
Currently serves as a Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Abrams is perhaps best known for his involvement with the Iran Contra Affair, which led to his conviction in 1991 on two misdemeanor counts of unlawfully withholding information from Congress. He was later pardoned by President George H. W. Bush.
American "neoconservative" writer. Served as Chief of Staff to former Vice President Dan Quayle.
Frequent commentator on networks such as CNN. Founder of Neoconservative journal The Weekly Standard.
Kristol was an avid "Never Trumper" Republican associated with numerous conservative think tanks, such as the Project for the New American Century (which he co-founded with Robert Kagan).
March 15, 2022 Government, Media/Hollywood
Advisor to several Republican administrations.
Described as a "neoconservative hawk". Served as the head of the Defense Policy Board during the Bush administration, where he is known as an architect of the Iraq War.
Perle has been involved with numerous political think-tanks, such as the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, the Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA), and the Project for the New American Century, which was co-founded by Bill Kristol and Robert Kagan.
American political scientist and diplomat who is a leading "neoconservative" intellectual.
Served as the 10th President of the World Bank and the 28th U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense.
The ‘Bush Doctrine’ is purported to have used elements of the 1992 ‘Wolfowitz Doctorine’ for international goals, including pre-emptive foreign intervention and democratic regime change. Wolfowitz, as Deputy Secretary of Defense, was at the center of the administration's strategic planning.
March 11, 2022 Government, Banking
Former Under Secretary of Defense for George W. Bush.
Served on the board of the Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA), a D.C.-based pro-Israeli lobby and think tank with over 20,000 members.
Feith supervised the Pentagon Office of Special Plans, and was responsible for the de-Ba'athification in Iraq, which was similar to the post-WW2 ‘De-Nazification’ of Germany.
March 11, 2022 Government
The first openly gay elected official in the history of California.
Despite being the most pro-LGBT politician in America at the time, he was not open about his sexuality until after his experiences in the 1960s counterculture movements.
After Milk sponsored a successful bill in San Francisco banning discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, both Milk and Mayor George Moscone, who signed the bill into law, were assassinated by a disgruntled former city supervisor, causing him became an icon and a martyr in the gay community.
March 4, 2022 LGBTQIA rights, Government
Ukrainian oligarch and cofounder of PrivatBank, the largest commercial bank in Ukraine.
70% owner of 1+1 Media Group, one of the largest media conglomerates in Ukraine.
Kolomoisky briefly served as governor of Ukraine’s Dnipropetrovsk region in 2014. He is said to have funded anti-Russian militia, including groups such as 'Azov Bataillon'. 1+1 Media aired the comedy series Servant of People featuring to-be President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky.
March 3, 2022 Business/Wealth, Finance, Government
American pediatrician and four-star admiral in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps serving as the US Assistant Secretary for Health since March 2021.
As of 2022, Levine is one of the few openly transgender government officials in the US, and the first to hold an office requiring senate confirmation. In October 2021, she became the first openly transgender four-star in America's eight uniformed services.
March 2, 2022 Government, Medicine/Pharmaceutical
An American mathematician and geneticist who served as the 11th Director of the Office of Science and Technology, and Science Advisor to the President, both of which were cabinet-level positions.
Lander announced his registration from the Biden administration effective February 18, 2022, after allegations spread that he had engaged in bullying and abusive conduct towards his subordinates and other White House Staff.
March 2, 2022 Government
Political consultant and former lobbyist serving as White House Chief of Staff under President Biden.
Prior to serving under President Biden, Klain served as chief of staff to Vice President Al Gore from 1995 to 1999, and for Biden as Vice President from 2009 to 2011. He also served as White House Ebola Response Coordinator under President Obama, and as a senior advisor to Biden's presidential campaign.
Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) since 2021.
Served as acting director for the first two months of the Biden administration, and previously occupied the position of Deputy Director from 2015 to 2017.
Cohen previously worked at the US Treasury Department, and as a privately practicing attorney. While serving as the Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence at the Treasury, he earned the nickname "sanctions guru".
American senior government official serving as the Director of National Intelligence in the Biden administration.
Haines in the first woman to serve as the US Director of National Intelligence. She previously served as Deputy National Security Advisor, and Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency in the Obama administration. She was the first woman to serve either of these roles.
Cuban-American government official serving as the seventh US Secretary of Homeland Security.
Previously served in the Department of Homeland Security during the Obama administration.
Mayorkas was born in Havana, Cuba.
His family fled to Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, when Mayorkas was only one year old.
American lawyer serving as the 86th US Attorney General since 2021.
Garland previously served as a circuit judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit from 1997 to 2021.
American diplomat serving as US Deputy Secretary of State since 2021.
From 2011 to 2015 Sherman served under Hillary Clinton as Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, the fourth-ranking official in the US Department of State. In this role, she was the lead negotiator for the 'Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action', better known as the Iran Nuclear Deal.
March 1, 2022 Government
The 71st US Secretary of State under President Biden.
Blinken previously served as deputy national security advisor, and later deputy secretary of state under President Obama. He also served in the State Department and in senior positions on the National Security Council during the Clinton Administration.