McCain: ‘Important that Romney go to Israel’


“The talks with Iran predictably have failed and we are facing what could be a very serious crisis between Israel and Iran,” added McCain, who backs Romney's candidacy.

The Romney team sees Israeli relations as a potential weakness for President Obama, and the planned visit has won praise from other Republicans as well.

Click here for more about the trip to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other political leaders, including the response from President Obama’s campaign.