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Likud Minister announces Jerusalem mayoral bid

Likud Minister announces Jerusalem mayoral bid

Zeev Elkin, minister of J'lem affairs, announces plans to run in this fall's race for mayor of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 31/05/2018 15:51
Moshe Abutbul Wins Beit Shemesh Re-Vote

Moshe Abutbul Wins Beit Shemesh Re-Vote

Hareidi candidate Moshe Abutbul defeats Eli Cohen by a margin of some 1,000 votes in Beit Shemesh second election.Elad Benari, 12/03/2014 02:45
Abutbul Calls for Calm as Beit Shemesh Votes Again

Abutbul Calls for Calm as Beit Shemesh Votes Again

Hareidi incumbent urges mutual respect during revote. Voter turnout remains high.Maayana Miskin, 11/03/2014 17:50
Exclusive Interview with Jerusalem's Mayor

Exclusive Interview with Jerusalem's Mayor

Nir Barkat tells of his vivid memories packing sandbags just before the Six Day War; says that experience built his vision for the future.Ben Bresky and Ari Soffer, 14/10/2013 10:18
Candidate: Investing in E. Jerusalem Good for Jews

Candidate: Investing in E. Jerusalem Good for Jews

"Yes, Arabs will benefit," says candidate Arieh King, "but it doesn't matter as long as we invest and keep our city united."Ben Bresky, 06/10/2013 03:17
J'lem Mayor Candidates to Address English Speakers

J'lem Mayor Candidates to Address English Speakers

Big tourist events or city services? Are they mutually exclusive? Barkat & Leon to address English-speaking audiences about J'slem's future.Ben Bresky, 27/09/2013 12:29
Zoabi May Leave Knesset for Mayoral Post

Zoabi May Leave Knesset for Mayoral Post

Controversial Arab-Israeli MK may become the mayor of Nazareth.Maayana Miskin, 13/08/2013 12:37
LA Elects First Jewish Mayor

LA Elects First Jewish Mayor

Eric Garcetti won the race to be the 42nd mayor of Los Angeles, as Wendy Greuel conceded defeat. Gil Ronen, 22/05/2013 17:28
J'lem Mayoral Candidates Debate

J'lem Mayoral Candidates Debate

Issues addressed at the Jerusalem mayoral debate included affordable housing, jobs, Arab terrorism and driving on Shabbat.Ben Bresky, 01/11/2008 12:01