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OUR VOTE

Mitt Romney For President

We’ve regularly expressed serious concerns about Barack Obama’s views on the Middle East in general and the Arab-Israeli situation in particular from the onset of his 2008 presidential campaign through his four years in the White House.

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In sum, we believe that despite having taken several actions beneficial to Israel, President Obama does not at heart share the fundamental appreciation for and understanding of Israel exhibited by most of his predecessors. We also believe that Israel’s long-term interests are not reconcilable with Mr. Obama’s vision of an enhanced U.S. relationship with a Muslim world united in its hatred of the Jewish state.

We have every reason to believe that whether one chooses to focus on the U.S. relationship with Israel, on Washington’s dealings with other countries around the world, or on the state of the American economy, Mitt Romney is the person to bring a sorely needed breath of fresh air to the White House.

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52 Responses to “Mitt Romney For President”

  1. Romney will change his position on anything for expediency. His inexperience and lack of knowledge of foreign affairs make him more of a danger than Obama.

  2. George Edward Comtois says:

    Thank you Israel, The Jewish Press and the One and Only God of Creation !!!

  3. Carol Newman says:

    amen !

  4. Chuck Foxen says:

    What an a-hole. Why?

  5. Art M. Altman says:

    Some faulty reasoning in this op-ed. Romney has demonstrated repeatedly that he will change any policies and positions, even those most fundamental, when expedient. He is very short of knowledge and experience in foreign affairs and his brief excursion over seas during the campaign demonstrated tone deafness. Concerns about Obama are well expressed and well founded!!!! But that does not imply that Romney is a better bet. Bush was a great friend of Israel in principle but in practice his blundering was arguably much worse than Obama.

  6. Grant Mettler says:

    Virgil Goode for President 2012 ! He is 100 % Pro-Israel and is a God fearing man…

  7. Luiz Eduardo Bueno-Leonardi says:

    why a jewish newspaper is endorsing a right-wing Bush wannabe is beyond me!

  8. Jodi Lyons says:

    That’s bull****

  9. Kelly Berretta says:

    Why on EARTH would the Jewish Press endorse this man?!?! :((

  10. Geraldine Ussery says:

    WELL HE IS BETTER THAN WE HAVE NOW,.

  11. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    2008 was the LAST year that the demoslamists received a majority Jewish vote. Even the most die hard head in the sand 'we dare not be called racists' Jews can no longer stomach an administration steeped in lies, butchery, mass murder, and willingness to surrender not just the US, but all her once upon a time now former allies to the blood lust of the jihadists!

  12. MsDiva Lanier-Alexander says:

    Listen to warren buffet no manner who gets elected the economy will get bettet so vote for the economy or vote for a safe us not because he a black American

  13. MsDiva Lanier-Alexander says:

    J

  14. Allison Kolarik says:

    I love that once again, the right wing in this country has brainwashed the jews into thinking that voting republican is in their best interest. After four thousand years of being screwed with, you'd think we'd see it for what it is when we're being used as a wedge to drive forth an extremist right-wing agenda steeped in bigotry and born of greed. I'm so ashamed to be Jewish after reading some of this blathering, mindless vitriol. And in case you were wondering, I am an unflinching, unapologetic supporter of Israel. Go figure.

  15. No president while he's in office can let the Israelis down. They're our only allies in the Mid East.

  16. Romney can't keep his word… here are his biggest flip/flops… CHECK THE REAL ROMNEY LIAR: http://clnk.me/1y9bQ.

  17. Liad Bar-el says:

    Copied, pasted and saved. A very concise and precise statement of truth. Thanks Arie.

  18. Su Knan says:

    As a Jew who works hard on 'tikkun olam' I find it upsetting to see how many people would subscribe to an ultra-conservative president (think back Bush, the war-monger). Btw, just because someone criticises something it doesn't mean there are just for or against – there is a world beyond binaries…Try it!

  19. Be ashamed, stay ashamed and if your muslim Shahada-ring wearer Kenyan-messiah looses, you may well commit harakiri. Then other sane Jews will sigh a breathe of relief.

  20. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    @Liad: I live only to serve and provide some modicum of truth in a demoslamist created environment of racial divisiveness and subjugation to the great one whom some have now started to refer to as a "g-d," or as NBC put, "placed on this earth for a higher calling." Last time I heard that, philosophers were referring to a messiah

  21. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    Are you referring to the Warren Buffett who owes the US TAXPAYERS over $2BILLION in unpaid taxes and for whom obama has ordered the IRS to stand down and not pursue collection as long as Buffett continues to promote the obama agenda? THAT Buffet? Hmmmm

  22. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    Stick to your comic books Allison – it's your only reality! If you're so ashamed, I think you should stop calling yourself a Jew – Soros and axelrod did, and we are the better for it. But I find it interesting that, during the course of your histrionics and blathering, NOT ONCE do you provide any reasonable discourse, refutation, or contrary opinion. You follow the basic demoslamist line that a vote against obama is "racist," and as NBC put it last week, "potentially unconstitutional."

    Your comments do however indicate you are really not Jewish! Your use of the age-old canard that Jews are "greedy" has repeatedly been used to justify genocides against us. But you know that which is why you used the description. As for your claim you support Israel, I have my doubts. Probably a disclaimer to attempt to give YOUR vitriolic and venal attack some credence amongst obamatons.

    That said, perhaps you should regroup, perhaps a sedative to calm down, and come back when you can discuss the issues – unlike obama who has now been shown tpo being an imploding bully who can't get his way (When you return we can discuss how obama, clinton, panetta, biden, and dempsey were complicit in the benghazi massacre)

  23. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    There is a difference between the United States of America and the united states of obama! The USA and Israel are binded – as all polls show. the us of obama is steeped in jihadist theology and will do all it can to assist in the promotion of the quran's call for random acts of genocide. Benghazi is your proof

  24. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    So you prefer an openly Jew hating president like obama? Thanks for letting us know

  25. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    A blog that promotes everything including porn is your source? REALLY?

  26. Allison Kolarik says:

    Actually I didn't call jews greedy, I was referring to Romney's policies.

  27. Allison Kolarik says:

    And you can doubt my commitment to Israel all you like. I know how I feel. And thank you, I will stick to comic books. It beats the hell out of fighting on the internet.

  28. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    Answer the rest (and try to do so without the obama-style histrionics and hissy fit)

  29. Allison Kolarik says:

    Why should I continue to fight you? I'm not going to change your mind, and I don't get paid to defend the president's campaign online. All I can say is that I share zero values with Romney/Ryan ticket. I'm pro-choice, gay, and female. I'm at the point in my life where I'd like to get married. That won't happen under a president Romney. I believe in the state of Israel, and I believe that President Obama did the right thing by not goading the middle east into a nuclear knife-fight. We don't have to fight anymore. I'll just cancel out your vote on November sixth. Can you maybe tell Gabor that wishing someone dead is a bit histrionic? So now you know where I'm coming from, and that's all I can give you. I do have to admit my reaction was a bit overblown, I was just upset because it was an article bouncing around my family's emails. Take care.

  30. Arie Rosenrauch says:

    And yet you come here with a set of vitriolic histrionics and expect anyone to believe you or take you seriously? I don't speak for others. I speak for myself. Cancel my vote out? That's called a democratic republic. But I wonder if the usual obama base line voters that are now legally dead or illegal aliens will cancel out the millions of others who are living that plan to vote Romney?

  31. Allison Kolarik says:

    Please expand on the illegal and dead voters?

  32. June Moran Dongell says:

    Thank you for taking a stand for Israel and helping us defeat Barack Hussein Obama! God bless you!

  33. Buffett owes no such thing, you are confusing a corporate entity with a person or maybe you like Romney believe corporations are people.

  34. Arie Rosenrauch What nonsense. Would a jew hater would have so much for Israel that their defense minister says Obama has been their best ever US President when it comes to Israel's security. STOP LYING.

  35. It's incredibly unfortunate that a President whose Middle East policy is similar to LBJ, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush Sr. & Clinton has been methodolically been portrayed as anti-Israel and anti-Semitic by Right Wing Jews and Republicans. All the guy wanted to do was try and get peace talks moving again between Israel and Palestinian Authority. For Shame.

  36. Kathy Philp Johnson says:

    Thank you for this courageous and precise endorsement for Mitt Romney. As a Christian, I support the people of Israel in my heart and prayers; and with my vote.

  37. sweetie, there can be no "peace talks" between two parties as long as one is professing to destroy the other. got it?

  38. Arie, I am liking you more and more. (non-Jew and lover of Israel here)

  39. Yes, exactly the way you say! Bingo! He merely wanted to do allt his by premtivelly massively and fundamentally move the until then 5-decades long goalposts in favour of one side. Sadly, for you (or fortunately??), it is the so-called Palestinian side. So much about obama's "friendliness" and "caring support". Cut the cr*p Obamaherroid/Obmabot.

  40. I am not Jewish in fact I'm Catholic. I can't imagine a world without Israel. I get so upset when I hear and read people think that obama gives a damn about Israel. Israel deserves to be. I as an American stand with Israel, I hope my country will be able to stand with it.

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