Palestine Statehood Bid: Obama's U.N. Visit Could Bring Another Troubled Middle East Moment
This is all the fault of Israel and their policies of continually building new settlements in disputed territory. Regardless of how you feel about Israel, when they became a nation they confiscated property and displaced hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. This issue is still unresolved as to compensation or repatriation. This is one of the major issues that never get press in the US.
The US should not veto or vote against a Palestinian state. The vote will only mean that that countries recognize the Palestinians as a country. This will mean that Israel will have to negotiate in good faith, rather than delay and antagonize. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost