MKs vote down Labor bill to dissolve the Knesset

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
July 18, 2012 15:10

A bill presented by Labor MK Isaac Herzog to dissolve the Knesset was voted down by a large majority Wednesday afternoon, following a fiery speech by party leader Shelly Yechimovich calling for new elections.

The bill was defeated with 53 MKs opposing it and 27 in favor.

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