The legislation would allow lawmakers to wear religious headwear in Congress after a 183-year ban on hats.
The bill was introduced by a bipartisan group of lawmakers with pro-Israel bona fides.
The Senate passed the act in early August.
The position has not been filled since President Trump took office, despite the rise in anti-Semitism worldwide.
What will increased Muslim American representation in Congress mean for us and for our conversations about Israel?
“It happened. I was there.”
There will likely be four more Jewish representatives in the House if current polling numbers hold steady, an analysis by the Forward found.
A Jewish group backed Democrat Scott Wallace in a swing Pennsylvania race after he disavowed his family foundation’s donations to pro-BDS groups.
The proposed Anti-Semitism Awareness Act seeks to silence criticism of Israel, not to guard Jews against anti-Semitism.
Thomas Lopez-Pierre ran for City Council to fight against “greedy Jewish landlords.” Then he volunteered in New York’s biggest political upset.