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    • Jordan
    • 09.02.10 | 07:20 (IST)

    Instead of spouting, perhaps Levy should read the bill. Israelis abroad will have to have held a valid Israeli passport for TEN years if they wish to vote, so unless sherman and peabody invent the wayback machine, it won't make much of a difference. Besides, isn't it elitist that only those Israelis living abroad with sufficient wealth to return for elections are allowed to vote from abroad? Should Israelis in Crete be so advantaged over those in Argentina?

    from the article: If Israel lets ex-pats vote, what's to stop enfranchising all Jews?
    First published 02:15 09.02.10 | Last updated 10:10 09.02.10
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