Democrats voted to update their party’s platform Wednesday evening at their convention to include a reference to Jerusalem being the capital of Israel, as well as the insertion of the word “God,” neither of which was included in their platform this year but was in previous platforms.
President Barack Obama himself intervened regarding the Jerusalem language, a senior Democratic source told CNN, adding, that he thought the original draft was “a strong statement and he didn’t want there to be any confusion about his unshakeable commitment to the security of state israel. The issue of the day is Iran, Hamas and Hezbollah.”
Translation: Drudge was killing us. One question: Who do they think they’re kidding? Anyone believe they suddenly found God? Anyone believe they have actually rejected their own raging antisemitism? Anyone? Anyone?
Their focus groups siad this wasn’t playing well with the voters. Drudge killed ‘em.
And Drudge is really beating them now: