LIVE: Obama - Jewish Heritage Remarks

Published On: Feb 03 2012 08:47:56 AM EST   Updated  41 m

11 a.m. ET: President Obama travels to Congregation Adas Israel, one of the largest congregations in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, to deliver remarks in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month, which recognizes the contributions of Jewish Americans to American society and culture. The President's visit coincides with Solidarity Shabbat, when government officials in Europe and North America take part in synagogue visits and other events to highlight their commitment to combating anti-Semitism.