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  11/7/2012, Cheshvan 22, 5773

Full Results of Bennett's Decisive Victory

The Census Commission of the Jewish Home Party has released the official data of yesterday' primary elections for leadership of the party. The data show that two-thirds of the votes supported Bennett.
Out of 53,800 voters, 23,645 voted for Bennett and 11,501 voted for Member of Knesset Zevulun Orlev. Yehuda Cohen received 79 votes. 385 voters abstained. As of Wednesday, 1,500 votes from yeshiva students have not yet been counted.

Primaries for the party list i.e. individual Knesset members will be held November 13th.