Mel Levine

Obama's Promise Kept to Israel

Barack Obama vowed to help Israel defend itself from rockets. Since 2009, the U.S. has committed more than $1 billion to helpdevelop and deploy a comprehensive missile defense system.

Putting Politics Above Israel

Policies that endure require bipartisan political support. And because Israel’s American supporters historically have placed its security ahead of partisan politics, Israel has enjoyed strong bipartisan backing in the United States.