Welcome for New Premier

December 1, 2010 Agencies
Read on for article

The Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council  (AIJAC) has extended “sincere congratulations” to Victorian Liberal Party leader Ted Baillieu on his “stunning election victory and on becoming the 46th Premier of Victoria.”

Ted Baillieu

Mark Leibler, AIJAC’s National Chairman, also expressed appreciation for Mr. Baillieu’s “long-standing support of Israel and genuine understanding of the interests and needs of the Australian Jewish community.”

“We have no doubt that as Premier, you will continue to be a true friend to both the Jewish people and the Jewish state,” he added.

Colin Rubenstein, AIJAC’s Executive Director, offered “Very best wishes to you and your government for every success in meeting the challenges confronting our state.”

AIJAC has also written to outgoing Premier John Brumby. Dr. Colin Rubenstein expressed AIJAC’s “gratitude for his consistent and principled support of Israel and his deep interest in and steadfast commitment to the welfare of the Victorian Jewish community during his term in office.”

Comments

One Response to “Welcome for New Premier”
  1. Lynne Newington says:

    Yes, sincere congratulations to the gentleman of politics who does his family proud.

Speak Your Mind

Comments received without a full name will not be considered
Email addresses are NEVER published! All comments are moderated. J-Wire will publish considered comments by people who provide a real name and email address. Comments that are abusive, rude, defamatory or which contain offensive language will not be published

    Rules on posting comments