Whether Obama will succeed in overcoming the Hilary Clinton campaign machine is yet to be seen but he is clearly an attractive candidate. He's brilliant and although young, he has "all the right stuff". I think he has a chance. Maybe not this time around but certainly some time in the future. I don't think his Israel policy will be very different than any of the other candidates. Most Americans support Israel and that is reflected in all the candidates positions on the matter. Americans know who the enemy is - radical Islam - and who their friends are - Israel.
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from the article: Sen. Obama: U.S. must support Israel's right to self defense