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      Archive: 8/2/2013

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        8/2/2013, Av 26, 5773

      Labor Primaries: in November or January?

      The Labor party is scheduled to hold a convention, Friday at the Exhibition Grounds in Tel Aviv, to determine the date of the election for party leader.

      Chairwoman Shelly Yechimovich has proposed November 21st. Following a court petition by Members of Knesset Yitzchak Herzog, Eitan Cabel and Erel Margalit, those in attendance will also have a ballot that includes the date of January 21, to be preceded by a registration drive.