Under God: Israel


Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 11/16/2012

Ben-Ami: ‘When it comes to Israel, Jewish Americans are notably moderate in their views’

Jeremy Ben-Ami, president of J-Street, an Israel policy group, on the Jewish vote in 2012.

By Georgetown/ On Faith  |  04:15 PM ET, 11/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Judaism; Jewish voters; Quote of the Day; Faith 2012 Quote Archives; election; faith and politics; J Street; J-Street; Jeremy Ben--Ami; Israel

Posted at 11:33 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Obama, Romney pledge support to Israel in final presidential debate

Both candidates vow to stand by against Iran and clash over over Libya and the Middle East.

By Jeannine Hunter  |  11:33 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  news;nation;election2012;politics;campaign2012;buzz;debates2012;debate2012;grid; Israel; foreign policy

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 08/02/2012

Romney on Israel and the U.S.: ‘We speak the same language of freedom’

During his overseas tour, while in Israel Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney discusses the country’s relationship with the United States and their role as democratic and moral leaders.

By Georgetown/ On Faith  |  10:48 AM ET, 08/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Israel, Jerusalem, overseas tour, President Obama, Election 2012, Quote of the Day, Faith 2012 Quote Archives

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 07/29/2012

Mitt Romney visits holy sites, marks one of the saddest days in Jewish history

Romney’s visit coincided with Tisha B’av, which commemorates the day on which two ancient temples were destroyed.

By Jeannine Hunter  |  05:39 PM ET, 07/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Israel, Jerusalem, Tisha B'Av

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 03/07/2012

Obama at AIPAC: U.S., Israel share ‘human values’

The president said that Israelis and Americans share “a belief that freedom is a right that is given to all of God’s children.”

By Georgetown/ On Faith  |  05:06 PM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  judaism, israel, barack obama, quote of the day, faith 2012