Joe Biden’s latest charm offensive
The vice president is spearheading a mission aimed at easing tensions between the U.S. and Israeli governments.
By Nahal Toosi, Politico.com | 4/30/15
The White House is testing out a new ambassador to Israel. His name is Joe Biden.
As the Obama administration tries to mend fences with Israeli leaders upset about the nuclear talks with Iran, the vice president has become the grinning, folksy face of a broader U.S. attempt at rapprochement with Israel after a winter of bitter arguments over Iran and Israel’s election.