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Obama to Finally Make a Visit to Israel as President

jsl588 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 3:34 PM
How much foreign aid does Israel get every year..........and what president authorized more defense spending for them last year? But that's no reason to be thrilled.

It took winning a second term to get it penciled in on the schedule, but President Obama is finally set to visit Israel as the leader of the free world this Spring. More from AP:

President Barack Obama plans to visit Israel in the spring, marking his first visit to the nation since becoming president.

The White House says Obama spoke about the visit with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Jan. 28. That’s when Obama congratulated Netanyahu on his success in Israel’s recent election.

Obama visited Israel while running...