In the advocacy efforts, JAPAC raised around $26 in 2015

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As per the Jewelers of America (JA) report, Jewelers of America Political Action Committee (JAPAC) in the year 2015 has raised $26,680 to support its Industry lobbying effort in Washington DC. Jenny Caro, Co-owner of Jewelry By Designs preconized that this committee offers the jewelry industry a platform to put their collective voice on problematic matters.

As per JA (Jewelers of America) statement, JAPAC (Jewelers of America Political Action Committee) has raised an amount of $26,680 in the closed year 2015 to shore up its advocacy efforts in Washington DC. Jenny Caro, CEO as well as co-owner of Jewelry By Designs situated in Woodbridge, Virginia says that JAPAC provides jewelry industry a platform to raise their collective voice on topics that are problematic for their line of work and industry. Further, the accumulated funds are reflected as a significant instrument that assists in making JAPAC strong for the 2016 elections. Moreover, president and CEO of JA, David Bonaparte has put emphasis on the importance of the jewelers’ voices that needs to be heard on Capitol Hill. The topics primarily that includes matters such as sales tax fairness needs to be resolved by discussing in Congress. At the meeting that was held in July 2015, board members of JA have raised around $16,450, answering to a fundraising urging that ensued in the biggest “single-day” of fundraising in the history of JAPAC. Bonaparte has praised the effort of the Board of Directors of the Jewelers of America. He too stated that their team effort of JA to support JAPAC or say give it a critical boost is highly appreciable.

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Jewelers of America Political Action CommitteeJAPACJADavid BonaparteJewelry By DesignsWoodbridgeJenny Carosales tax fairnessCongressfundraisingBoard of Directors of JACapitol HillVirginia

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