Seeing the Burned Forest for the Blazing Trees

The written report is final, but Lindenstrauss still has a chance to add some oral commentary to it today. If, for instance, he thinks one of the ministers should resign, he should say so.

As things look now, a few hours before the embargo on publishing the state comptroller's report on the Carmel Fire is lifted, Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz has no grounds to bemoan his fate, and the same is true of his brother and rival in distress, Interior Minister Eli Yishai.