Elections in Israel

November 2008
Tikkun;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p14
The article comments on issues related to elections in Israel. It has been stated that Ehud Olmert was forced to resign as prime minister of Israel in October 2008, in light of criminal charges against him for misusing his office for personal gain. Meanwhile, Olmert continues as interim prime minister until new elections can be held in a few months, because the governing Kadima Party's new leader, Tzipi Livni, was unable to form a new coalition government.


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