Arye Deri
MK Aryeh Deri (Shas). Photo by Oren Nahshon
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The Knesset passed the 2013-14 state budget at 3:10 A.M. Tuesday following an 18-hour filibuster. Fifty-eight MKs voted in favor and 43 were opposed.

During the final hours, some MKs reached for YouTube or Instagram on their smartphones - if they were still awake.

On Monday evening the Knesset passed the Economic Arrangements Bill that accompanies each budget; that bill passed 56 to 41.