Etan, 6, who was Jewish, was one of the first missing children to be featured on the side of milk cartons after disappearing in 1979 while walking to his school bus stop for the first time by himself.
The Jewish Democrat failed to win a majority in a race that has been seen as a referendum on President Donald Trump.
The task force will be established using $1 million set aside in the new state budget passed earlier this month, the Associated Press reported.
Last month, Politico reported that Trump had overruled a decision by his national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, in order to keep Cohen-Watnick in his current position.
This follows The New York Times reporting that Kushner omitted conversations with at least two Russian officials from his security clearance form.
The alleged vandal, 20, was charged a day after “Hitler was right,” swastikas and the SS symbol were found spray-painted on the exterior of the JCC building.
Any phrase that begins with some version of "even Hitler" is not going to end well.
Neither the president nor his Jewish family members -- son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka -- were in attendance at the first White House seder of the Trump administration.
U.S. Jewish leaders and Israeli politicians slammed the White House press secretary's comments and some called for his job.
The Jewish Insider first reported over the weekend that the seder is set to take place on Monday night, citing unnamed sources at the White House.