News Briefs

  5/26/2013, Sivan 17, 5773

MK Kalfa Retracts Legislation for Candidacy of R. Ariel

MK Zvulun Kalfa pulled the proposal to allow Rabbi Ariel's Chief Rabbinate candidacy despite being over 70, as it became evident that the majority of the Legislation Committee would vote against it. Now an alternate candidate of Religious Zionism will be able to present his candidacy.