While presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is the pick of the Republican Jewish establishment, Rick Santorum’s emphasis on traditional values earns him strong support among the Orthodox.
The Republicans’ hard line on Israel seems aimed more at Christian conservatives than American Jews. Noam Neusner says the GOP is only telling the truth and winning new support.
While Israel’s had a bumpy ride with the U.S., things have never been chummier with Canada. Prime Minister Stephen Harper is close friends with Benjamin Netanyahu.