On Friday, Gov. Nathan Deal will begin a state trade mission in Israel.
The tip will strengthen economic ties with Israel, but will is also steeped in cultural, religious and political undertones that could be a big factor come November.
Deal will tour some of Jerusalem's holiest sites and hold meetings with powerful Israeli officials, as well as meet with prominent members of Atlanta's Jewish community.
For more information on Gov. Deal's trip to Israel, please visit the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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