UJA-Federation of New York in Westchester and the Westchester Jewish Council hosted their annual Westchester Government Relations Legislative Breakfast on March 16 at Temple Israel Center in White Plains.
A central theme from speakers was the current political environment nationally and changes that have taken place in Westchester. U.S. Reps. Eliot Engel and Nita Lowey were featured, along with Westchester County Executive George Latimer. About 200 guests attended.
Joseph Rafalowicz of New Rochelle serves as chair of UJA-Federation’s Westchester Government Relations Committee. Karen Everett of Larchmont is the committee’s vice chair. Harriet Schleifer of Chappaqua and Arnold Linhardt of Bronxville serve as Westchester Jewish Council Government Relations chairs.