Likud chair to ask the central committee to give up its prerogative of choosing the Knesset slate, and move to a system of open primaries.
Platform includes negative income tax, recognizing daycare costs for tax, civil marriage and butial
Olmert's numbers decline in terms of the public's perception of his suitability to be PM, as Kadima maintains strength.
Acting PM also instructs Kadima to avoid discussing lawsuit against Labor chair by former Histadrut official.
Labor: We see Abbas as partner to negotiations; says ready to wage battle against Hamas, not Palestinians.
Tne new commercial blames Olmert for the violence during the evacuation of Amona.