Coalition Roundup Lapid's Losing Ground, Deri Can't Get a Break, and Netanyahu's Rising in the Poll Thanks to Iran

The rapid loss of fortune for prime minister-wannabe Yair Lapid has become his adversaries' gain, as was made painfully clear in a Haaretz poll this week. In the Jerusalem mayoral election, though, it's tactician Aryeh Deri who just can't seem to get a break.

Yair Lapid probably never imagined that by the beginning of the first full winter session of the 19th Knesset, which is less than a year old, his party...