Republican candidate Herman Cain: Anybody that messes with Israel, messes with the U.S.

07.08.2011                      07.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Republican candidate Herman Cain: Anybody that messes with Israel, messes with the U.S.

The only black presidential candidate of the Republican Party, Herman Cain, will be in Israel later this month to show his support for the Jewish state.

Until he announced his bid for the Republican Party's presidential candidate, in May, Herman Cain was hardly known outside of Georgia, where he lives. The 65-year-old Memphis-born minister and businessman, who helped scuttle President Bill Clinton's healthcare reform in 1994, is still trailing other Republican candidates. But he is popular in Tea Party circles, and straw polls among conservatives show him doing well.
Last week's debt ceiling drama provided him with what he says is further proof of how dysfunctional the current government is….