Skip to comments.U.S. Jewish conservatives target Obama for treating Israel 'like a punching bag'
Posted on 12/15/2011 12:08:07 PM PST by Nachum
Full-page ad in major newspapers by Emergency Committee for Israel criticizes U.S. President for Israel policies, as senior New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman says Congress 'bought' by Israel lobby.
Published 21:27 15.12.11 Latest update 21:27 15.12.11
U.S. Jewish conservatives target Obama for treating Israel 'like a punching bag' Full-page ad in major newspapers by Emergency Committee for Israel criticizes U.S. President for Israel policies, as senior New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman says Congress 'bought' by Israel lobby. By Natasha Mozgovaya Tags: Jewish World Barack Obama Benjamin Netanyahu US Jews
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A new campaign by leading U.S. Jewish conservatives took aim at President Barack Obama's Israel policies on Thursday, amid attempts by Democratic officials to recuperate the incumbent's image in the American Jewish community.
The full page ad by Emergency Committee for Israel (ECI), and published in such leading newspapers such as the New York Times, the Miami Herald, and Variety, asked: "Why does the Obama administration treat Israel like a punching bag?"
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That’s just U.S. Jewish conservatives. U.S. Jewish liberals, the majority of our Jews, continue to celebrate Obama for treating Israel like a punching bag.
I believe the discomfort the Jews are having with Obama will be reflected in the next Presidential election. Instead of getting the usual 4 out of 5 Jewish votes I will bet it drops down to 7 out of 10. -tom
“US Jewish Conservatives”
All 5 of ‘em?
What an insult to the usual treatment of punching bags. Punching bags are usually punched, not knifed.
The Jewish and black vote are natural constituents for the Republican Party, and it's frustrating as hell to watch them consistently vote overwhelmingly Dem.
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