The Labor Party will meet today to decide whether the party will run on a joint list with the Meretz Party, The Jerusalem Post
's sister publication Maariv
On Saturday night, MK Itzik Shmuly expressed his support for the joint ballot."There is a fateful decision here for both the party and the state. We need to make the right decision" he said.
"This is not a Catholic marriage, but is only temporary for the election, after which it can be split."
Democratic Union MK Stav Shaffir took to Twitter agreeing with Shmuly.
"Itzik is right," she said. "Our generation will not forgive us if it's possible for ego and a little politics to crush the union and keep us away from victory over the darkest government.
"These are indeed decisive days, and we need to be together. All of us."