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Jewish voters care about more than Israel

I beg to differ with the premise set forth by columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. in his article concerning Jewish voters and President Barack Obama ("Can Jewish voters be sure of Obama's commitment to Israel?" Sept. 2).

I care deeply about Israel, and I believe that Mr. Obama has been and will continue to be a good friend and supporter of Israel.

However, as an American, I will vote for the person who has saved our country from a great depression and will work on behalf of middle class and poor people in spite of the lack of Republican cooperation.

I and many other Jewish voters will vote to give Mr. Obama a second term so that he can continue to improve and protect the lives of Americans.

Beverly Wiseman

Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun
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