Two weeks ago we shared the story of the former national field director for President Obama’s 2012 reelection campaign, Jeremy Bird, being involved in an opposition effort to remove Benjamin Netanyahu from office. This past weekend both Vice-President Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry met with the benefactor of that effort, Isaac Herzog.
A week after finding the Jeremy Bird agenda we discovered that Netanyahu called the White House prior to accepting the congressional invite. However, the White House never returned his call; apparently because the Obama Administration was constructing an adverse political narrative to hold against both him and the GOP in congress.
The agenda is brutally obvious, the White House is trying to defeat Benjamin Netanyahu.
(Israel Today) Is the Obama Administration interfering in Israel’s upcoming elections? Recent statements and moves by America’s leaders sure would seem to suggest so.
Last week, both Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry announced they would not be in attendance when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses a joint session of the US Senate dedicated to the threat of a nuclear Iran.
The White House has been furious with Netanyahu over the planned appearance, which Obama officials insist had breached protocol by being organized without their approval and involvement.
Just days after letting everyone know they wouldn’t be on hand to greet and listen to Netanyahu, both Biden and Kerry met with Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog on the sidelines of a security conference in Munich, Germany on Saturday. And this just a month before Israel’s March 17 elections. (read more)