Analysis The 2013 Election: A Choice Between Netanyahu and Netanyahu

This election was a three-way affair involving an enfeebled Netanyahu flanked by two new, young and electrifying party leaders, who drew strength from the prime minister − and exploited it to the hilt.

The 2009 election was a contest of Bibi vs. Tzipi. The question put to voters then, explicitly and misleadingly, was whether they wanted a...