As Herzog and Livni unite to woo the center-left, the fate of the elections - and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process - will be decided on the center-right.
The story of Israel’s most recent finance minister is a depressing one, where a politician pursued popularity instead of doing what was needed.
General elections will be held on March 17; parties agree to surplus votes agreement.
Prime minister stresses wider benefits from exempting food instead of housing, as rival Lapid had planned
Following collapse of Lapid’s zero-VAT plan, sales offices report brisk business again.
'We must deal with refugees from Darfur like Holocaust survivors,' Lapid said last week. This statement cannot go together with support for a bill that allows them to continue to be tormented.
The more Arab citizens participate in Israeli elections, the greater their contribution to the Palestinian people’s struggle to achieve their rights.
The ex-minister is the latest find in Israel’s never-ending search for saviors. But what about the fact that we know little about his stance on Israel’s security situation?
Under a bill being considered, no call to an act of violence or terror deserves to be protected by the principle of freedom of expression.
The departing Yesh Atid minister also said he believes former Finance Minister Yair Lapid is ready to be prime minister.