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  7/22/2013, Av 15, 5773

Jewish Home: Budget Support Hinges on Referendum Law

Chairman Naftali Bennett of Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home-New National Religious Party) is expected to tell the party's Knesset faction, Monday, of the party's demand for passage of a law to require a referendum on any peace agreement with the Palestinian Authority in exchange for support of the 2013-2014 budget. Bennett was quoted in private conversations, Monday morning, as saying that it was a demand born of values and morals. He added that it was the party's first duty to prevent a split within the people.

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