Monday, July 30, 2012

George Will: Romney not courting Jewish voters with Israel trip, but evangelicals




George Will is right. The Warvangelicals comprise a significant chunk of the Republican voting base.  
On Sunday’s broadcast of ABC’s “This Week,” Washington Post columnist George Will explained just what the aim of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is with his overseas visit in the middle of his campaign.

Will said that the stop in Israel is important, but not for the two obvious reasons some have suggested. According to the Washington Post columnist and “This Week” regular, the goal isn’t to win the favor of Israel, nor is it to win the support of Jewish voters. Instead, he said it is a show to evangelical Christians within the GOP that he supports Israel.
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