Coalition Talks Reach Home Stretch Buried Treasury: Lapid Likely to Pass on Glamour of Foreign Ministry

Lapid’s insistence on the Foreign Ministry was the major stumbling block to forming a government. While he would doubtless make a good foreign minister, it now seems he’ll accept the drudgery of the Finance Ministry instead.

In the last two decades of the previous century there was a social leader named David Levy. He always spoke up for the weak and poor and carried that...