Coalition talks reach home stretch || Buried treasury: Lapid likely to pass on glamour of Foreign Ministry
Lapid’s insistence on the Foreign Ministry was the major stumbling block to forming a government. While he would doubtless make a good foreign minister, it now seems he’ll accept the drudgery of the Finance Ministry instead.
In the last two decades of the previous century there was a social leader named David Levy. He always spoke up for the weak and poor and carried that social banner proudly through every election campaign. Woe betide anyone who presumed to share the burden with him.