Just shows that the U.S. has no credibility or interest in middle east peace, or democracy for that matter, just its ideological machivellian interests. Hamas has done more for the people of Palestine than Abbas' Fatah has ever done. If the U.S. is intelligent (unlikely under the current regime) it will support these elections, since the best way to discredit a movement is let it screw things up for a while and let the people get rid of it.
Red Cross delivers aid to Taiz, Yemen, for first time since August (Reuters)
from the article: U.S. tells Israel it will shun PA gov't that includes Hamas