Analysis Netanyahu Needs Kadima Centrists in His Likud Circle, and Mofaz Needs a Home

Getting Kadima head Shaul Mofaz to join Likud will enlarge the ruling party's Knesset faction to 33 seats, and more importantly, will widen the gap between the Knesset's right-wing and center-left blocs to 63-57.

Over the coming days, people in the prime minister's circle will be emphasizing the wonderful chemistry, as well as the physical and ideological...