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  1/2/2013, Tevet 20, 5773

Polls Show US-Born Gimpel May Be Knesset Member

Polls continue to show more strength for the combined Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home)-Ichud Leumi (National Union) slate, giving US-born Jeremy Gimpel a good chance to become a Knesset Member. Gimpel, who along with Ari Abramowitz founded the movement and host the Tuesday Night Live television show from Jerusalem, is number 14 on the party list, by which candidates join the Knesset according to the number of votes the entire party receives.