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    • David
    • 23.01.13 | 21:32 (IST)

    Who wasted their votes on Lapid? Probably a good number of people who actually wanted and expected Netanyahu to continue as prime minister, in addition to a number who didn't. Lapid isn't abandoning his voters-- in fact he refused to join those who pledged not to enter the government during the election campaign. I'm not defending him, however-- it isn't clear to me that he stands for anything in particular, or that he has many or any beliefs to speak of or any significant comprehension of the issues-- and I think it would have been better had the people who voted for him voted instead for parties with defined agendas and goals.

    from the article: Yair Lapid: I will not block a Netanyahu-led coalition
    First published 20:13 23.01.13 | Last updated 20:13 23.01.13
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