Jewish Guy of the Week – Josh

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Rachel: What brought you to DC?
Josh: I came to the District to study Political Science at the George Washington University, fell in love with the local politics, and have been here ever since.

Rachel: You’re working on Jack Evans’ campaign. Can you tell us more about that?
Josh: I am very proud to serve as the Campaign Manager for Councilmember Jack Evans.  Councilmember Evans is running for Mayor to bring this city’s growth and prosperity to every resident in every part of the city.  The Councilmember has been responsible for reviving neighborhoods including the 14th Street Corridor, securing the financing to build the Verizon Center and Nationals Ballpark, and creating tens of thousands of jobs by supporting local small businesses.

IMG957128Rachel: What’s your favorite thing about DC?
Josh: I love the neighborhoods of the District.  Each neighborhood is so vibrant and has its own unique character.

Rachel: What’s your favorite way to spend Shabbat?
Josh: Having friends over and cooking at my apartment.

Rachel: What is your favorite Jewish food?
Josh: Matzah ball soup.

Rachel: Who is the coolest Jew?
Josh: My girlfriend is the coolest Jew I know.