Municipal Elections Analysis In Jerusalem Vote, Lieberman Is Betting on the Wrong Horse

Principle motivating Avigdor Lieberman's ill-advised pick Moshe Leon is that in Jerusalem, mayors are appointed, not elected.

On Wednesday, politicians will line up to boast of their parties’ achievements in the municipal elections – how many of “their” mayoral candidates got in, how many of “their” people won city council seats, and how all this reflects their parties’ growing strength at the national...