Edward Hoffman
- What do you do for a living?That is an interesting question….It is a complicated answer.  I am an organizational consultant, and I wear two separate but related hats....
1/19/2017
Edward Hoffman
- What do you do for a living?  I am the campaigns director for HIAS – Hebrew Immigration Aid Society – which is the Jewish agency that works for the protection of refugees...
11/15/2016
Mr. President-Elect: Lift Us All Together  The Jewish Social Policy Action Network (JSPAN) advocates on behalf of social justice from the perspective of Jewish tradition and...
11/15/2016
Edward Hoffman
- What do you do for a living?  I’m a special ed teacher, but I don’t teach full time for lots of different reasons.  Some are due to disability, some about issues in...
8/31/2016
July 5, 2016 – Ever vigilant to protect the separation of church and state, the Jewish Social Policy Action Network (JSPAN) today submitted a brief to the Supreme Court in support...
7/13/2016
Edward Hoffman
- What do you do for a living? I’m the Field Director for Penn Environment, a statewide environmental non-profit group that works to push policies at the state and Federal level...
6/28/2016
A Report by Rabbi George Stern, Executive Director of JSPAN             There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about...
6/28/2016
As reported below, the long fight for Army Capt. Singh to obtain a religious accommodation to keep his turban and beard has ended. The JSPAN Board encouraged the government...
5/31/2016
On April 17th, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill legalizing marijuana use-in pill, oil, vapor, liquid or topical form for 17 qualifying diagnosed conditions. By...
5/31/2016
JSPAN's Board recently voted to endorse Alianza Pro Licencias PA (Alliance for Licenses PA). We are supporting--and encourage you to work to enact--Pennsylvania House Bill...
5/31/2016