It never ends, does it? A day after Romney said he was going to Israel. From the US Embassy in Tel Aviv:
Amb Shapiro just took the stage to welcome guests and special guest Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan
Justice Kagan: Israel and America share a deep commitment to the rule of law. #July4TLV
From her confirmation hearing, two years ago, explaining why she spoke of former Israeli Supreme Court Chief Justice Aharon Barak as her hero:
“As you know, I don’t think it’s a secret I am Jewish,” Kagan said. “The State of Israel has meant a lot to me and my family. And — and I admire Justice Barak for what he’s done for the State of Israel and ensuring an independent judiciary.”
She has a conventional mind. And the convention is: PEP. Progressive except Palestine. Makes for success.