McCain and Obama Speeches at AIPAC

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

James Besser in Washington

You’ve read about them, now watch them for yourselves.

Sen. John McCain and Sen. Barack Obama, who have secured the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations, are staking out positions that will give Jewish voters a distinct choice on foreign policy questions.

Those differences were explicitly laid out in their speeches to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference this week. Here are video clips of their speeches.

Excerpts from John McCain’s speech to AIPAC:

Barack Obama’s speech to AIPAC:

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Douglas M. Bloomfield is a syndicated columnist, Washington lobbyist and consultant. He spent nine years as the legislative director and chief lobbyist for AIPAC.