Concept of the Israeli Presidential System. Part 1 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gary
    • 09.11.07 | 09:56 (IST)

    1. There are 120 Knesset members, the term for each Knesset member will be extended to 6 years. 40 Knesset members are voted upon in elections every 2 years for a 6 year rotation. 2. The President with vice president has a 4 year term. 3. Of the 40 Knesset seats, 30 Knesset seats will be regional with a 2 term limit. 10 Knesset seats would be national with a 4 term limit for 24 years to prevent professional politicians. 4. The state would be divided into 12 regions. Each region does not need to be of equal size. Number of Knesset seats in each region will vary based upon population. Each person will vote for one Knesset member. the top candidates with the most votes will win the seat. The 10 national seats would be voted upon in a similar manner. Change will not happen if we allow the Cats to guard the milk. however, To get our corrupt MK's to support change we may need to allow a 6 year change over period. Continued........

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    First published 00:00 09.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 09.01.07
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