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If You Liked the Iraq War, You'll Love Romney's Foreign Policy

Robert Creamer | Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Romney's trip abroad has demonstrated that his foreign policy operation is "bush league" in more ways than one. By now the entire world has gotten a chance to see that Mitt Romney is no foreign policy or diplomatic genius.

Mitt Romney Just Played The Race Card

Peter S. Goodman | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics
Peter S. Goodman

Mitt Romney's latest brush with a quotation requiring further explanation is really an act of political genius -- albeit, one of the cravenly cynical ...

Romney Nets Big Haul

Reuters | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics

By Steve Holland JERUSALEM, July 30 (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Monday tapped Je...

World Leader Outraged By Romney's 'Racist Statement'

AP | KASIE HUNT and KARIN LAUB | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics

JERUSALEM -- Mitt Romney told Jewish donors Monday that their culture is part of what has allowed them to be more economically successful than the Pal...

Romney Makes Bold Declaration About Israel

AP | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics

JERUSALEM -- Mitt Romney is calling Jerusalem "the capital of Israel" and is pledging to stand with the U.S. ally. The U.S. presidential candidate sa...

Romney Reverses Controversial Decision For Reporters

AP | By KASIE HUNT | Posted 09.28.2012 | Media

JERUSALEM -- U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney has reversed course and will let reporters cover his remarks to donors at a fundraiser in Israel....

Romney Cancels Meeting With Israel Leader

The Huffington Post | Joshua Hersh | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics

Romney cancelled a scheduled meeting with the head of Israel's leading liberal party at the last minute during his trip to Jerusalem Sunday. The me...

Romney Bans Reporters In Unusual Move

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 09.27.2012 | Media

TEL AVIV, Israel — U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney plans to raise campaign money in private while in Israel, so what he tells wealthy Am...

Mitt Woos Jews

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 07.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On a trip to Israel, Mitt Romney is trying to win over a tiny sliver of a small – but powerful – section of the American ele...

Romney Should Expect Warm Israeli Welcome

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

JERUSALEM — Mitt Romney's support for Israel will likely earn the presumptive Republican Party presidential nominee a warm welcome from Israeli ...

Romney: Bush's 'Freedom Agenda' Would Have Prevented The Arab Spring

The Huffington Post | Joshua Hersh | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

In an interview with the right-wing Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom, Mitt Romney said that the Arab Spring might never have happened had Bush's "...

Obama Upstages Romney On Key Issue

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Friday he is releasing an additional $70 million in military aid for Israel, a previously announced mov...

Romney Jewish Vote

Jeff Danziger | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Obama Expected To Visit Israel In Second Term, Focus On It Is 'A Distraction,' Campaign Says

The Huffington Post | Joshua Hersh | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics

The Obama campaign said in a conference call Monday that the president is likely to make his first visit to Israel in a second term, and denounced att...

Romney Hopping The Pond

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney auditions on the international stage next week as he travels to England, Israel and Poland looking to establish credibi...

Jewish Vote: Still Liberal After All These Years

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics
MJ Rosenberg

The big question about the Romney visit is whether he will attack the president while on foreign soil. Traditionally, American politicians avoid that, adhering to the customary view that "politics stop at the water's edge."

Romney Seeks To Shore Up Key Demographic With Overseas Visit

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney is planning a trip to Israel this summer, an aide to the likely GOP nominee said Monday. Details about exactly when an...

Obama Ad Condemns Israel Aid Opponents

Stephen Zunes | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics
Stephen Zunes

Even putting human rights concerns aside, questioning why American taxpayers should be spending over $3 billion annually in aid to Israel at a time of massive cutbacks at home doesn't seem unreasonable.

Jennifer Bendery

Sen. Graham: "I Am Willing To Take The Bruises And Stand By Obama" | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama had two Republican audiences for his Thursday speech on U.S.-Middle East policy. One was made up of GOP lawma...