Lapid's Friends in High Places

It's no secret that former television journalist Yair Lapid, who raced to a surprise No. 2 finish in Tuesday's Knesset elections, has friends in the media. But he also has some very close connections at the very top of Israel's business world, too.

Yair Lapid, the big surprise of election night, has friends in the media thanks to his long years in the field. But the chairman of the Yesh Atid party also has quite a few buddies at the top of the business world.