that US support for Israel is also support for the US arms industry. The $$$$ of US arms that Israel gets are paid for by the US taxpayer and the actual $$$$ themselves end up in these US companies. A conspiracy theorist might say that these US companies (who pay a lot of money to lobby the US government on a variety of issues) have very little interest in peace in the region.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: Heading toward an irreparable rift between U.S. Jews and Protestants