A tale of two elections: Israel 2019, US 2020

Electoral concerns. Retired Israeli general Benny Gantz © arrives to address members of his party in Tel Aviv, March 27. (AFP)

Israel’s election campaign went to Washington on March 25, big time.

Both front runners for the April 9 poll — incumbent Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his challenger Benny Gantz of the Blue and White party — made high-profile appearances in the American capital.

Netanyahu met with his buddy and political benefactor US President Donald Trump at the…