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  11/9/2012, Cheshvan 24, 5773

Bennett Admits he was Surprised by Election Results


In an interview with Arutz Sheva’s weekly B’Sheva newspaper, Bennett said that while he had realized he enjoyed widespread support, even he was surprised at the results of Tuesday’s vote.

“There was a feeling that the youth were with me, but older party members supported others and,in the end, it turned out that most of the older members voted for us, too,” he said. “It seems that after many years of a sense of political oppression, of not being counted, our public just burst forth like a volcano,” Bennett said.

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