Rivlin: PM 'did the right thing' in calling early election

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
October 9, 2012 23:33




Knesset speaker Reuven Rivlin lauded Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's decision to call early elections Tuesday, saying that he "did the right thing."

"I will not allow last-minute populist legislation before the Knesst is dissolved," Rivlin asserted.

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