Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz honored by B'nai B'rith

WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Florida) was honored Wednesday at a B'nai B'rith reception on Capitol Hill marking Jewish American Heritage Month, which she helped put on the American calendar.
Wasserman Schultz said that it was important for Jews to speak up about their contributions to the American story as a means of combating ignorance and bigotry.