Who Wants to Be Israel's Next Finance Minister? Not Me

With budget cuts imminent, Netanyahu may have trouble finding someone to head the treasury.

The job of finance minister, highly-prized during the term of the outgoing Knesset, has turned into a hot potato in the coalition that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to form. At the moment, no one is angling to grab the post other than the incumbent finance minister, Yuval Steinitz ‏(Likud‏).