Labor May Be the Antithesis to Likud, but Is That Enough?

After Likud elected a staunchly right-wing list this week, Labor has been trying to pass itself off as the only reasonable, centrist alternative. But then Tzipi Livni got in the way.

MK Nachman Shai stood outside a voting center in Beersheva Thursday morning and scanned a list of recommended candidates put out by Amir Peretz's camp. "I'm not on the list," he said. "I'm not in either of the deals. But Amir told me that they haven't ruled me out either."