Fearing Collapse of Right-wing Allies, Netanyahu Offers to Lower Electoral Threshold

Netanyahu suggests lower minimum for party representation in the Knesset ■ 'It's easier to maneuver smaller parties,' says source who spoke to PM about his motive

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu proposed on Sunday that the minimum percentage of the vote necessary for a party to be represented in the next Knesset be lowered from 3.25 percent to 2.75 percent. The prime...