Skip to comments.Israel sets early election amid Netanyahu popularity
Posted on 10/16/2012 1:24:55 AM PDT by bruinbirdman
Israeli lawmakers voted Tuesday to dissolve parliament months before schedule and hold elections on January 22, a move championed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu whose coalition is leading in the opinion polls.
Israels Parliament on Tuesday set a January 22 date for a national election, with opinion polls predict an easy win for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in balloting expected to focus on his tough policies on Irans nuclear programme and economics.
Lawmakers approved the measure by a vote of 100 to nil after a more than eight-hour debate, dissolving parliament, or ending its term of office, effective immediately and months ahead of schedule
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Curious, the date. Coincidence?
2 days after Romney’s inaugaration. See voters, Bibi delivers. Good plan.