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    • zionist forever
    • 02.04.13 | 16:12 (IDT)

    Worldwide lots of bills are proposed every year and only a handful ever become law. In Israel its especially difficult because of the dysfunctional coalition system. Get rid of coalition government and the country will be a much better place to live. No single issue more religious or arab parties, no opportunists like more Lapid and Livni just 3-4 mainstream parties where individual MKS are elected directly and the mainstream party with the most seats runs the country alone for a fixed term. When we can do that we will have a mature political system which can propose revolutionary new laws not safe ones never changing that are not going to upset coalition partners and bring down the government giving us stale politics. The problem is the system doesn't work and the MKS are just trying todo their best in a dysfucntional system.

    from the article: Law and disorder: Of hundreds of bills proposed each year in the Knesset, only few become law
    First published 11:57 02.04.13 | Last updated 11:57 02.04.13
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