When Donald Trump speaks to a major pro-Israel group Monday, a group of rabbis plans to march out in disgust, while others say they will listen skeptically. Our Josh Robin looks at the resistance, which could affect his performance in his native New York in next month’s Republican presidential primary.
“I love Israel,” Donald Trump told Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom. “Your friend is leading this race.”
Trump, who leads the Republican race for president, was grand marshal of the 2004 Salute to Israel Parade. But it’s disputed whether he’s Israel’s friend, or that Jewish Republicans love him back.
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