TODAY | March 22, 2013
>> wrapping up his three-day visit to israel as he heads to jordan . nbc's chief white house correspondent chuck todd is in aman, jordan , traveling with the president.
>> reporter: the president paid tribute to important people in israel , finally to the holocaust memorial in jerusalem and it was there that the president delivered some remarks that have a poignant reminder of some issues israel may be dealing with today.
>> we have the choice to acquiesce to evil or make real our solemn vow, never again. we had the choice to ignore what happens to others or to act.
>> reporter: the president heads to bethlehem to visit the church of the nativity and heads to aman, jordan , where he'll have one on one meetingings with king abdullah , on the docket the middle east peace process .
>>> the government will stay up and running through september, but some $85 billion in spending