Our members conduct meetings, phone calls, letters or emails with elected officials and attend events and meetings that they organize or where they are present. We are exploring how to integrate with national lobbying campaigns.

  • August 2014: Chapter members met with Representative Susan Davis to introduce our local JVP chapter and discuss the discriminatory travel policies that restrict the ability of American citizens who are Palestinians to visit Israel and Palestinian territories.
  • May 6, 2016 JVP members met with Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez┬áto ask her to oppose AB 2844 that would prohibit state and local entities from entering into specified contracts with any company that is participating on a boycott of Israel.
  • JVP members called and wrote emails to Assemblymembers to ask them to oppose AB 2844.