White House squeezes U.S.-Israel into two sides of a card

Ron Kampeas

It’s the week of the AIPAC policy conference.

It’s the week of That Speech — Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress, organized without consulting the White House.

With all the drama and tension, the Obama administration doesn’t want you thinking loyalty to the president and support for Israel are incompatible. So it’s giving supporters a two-sided card called “5 Things You Need to Know About the U.S.-Israel Relationship Under President Obama.”

Here it is:


Ron Kampeas is JTA’s Washington bureau chief. Follow him on Twitter at @kampeas