Nitzan Horowitz is the first openly gay man to lead a political party in the Jewish State.
MK Shelly Yacimovich, who is sixth on the list, said Gabbay made many mistakes during the campaign.
The country must "ensure that our children succeed here and not flee to Berlin," said Shaffir.
You may disagree with her politics, but you're going to love her lemon chicken. MK Shelly Yacimovich shares recipes from her Jewish Ashkenazi heritage.
Netanyahu is using the elections to avoid being indicted, claimed opposition chairwoman MK Shelly Yachimovich.
"An explicit commitment is needed from the parties to not recommend him [Netanyahu] as president, which unfortunately most of the parties have not done yet."
Labor Party leader Avi Gabbay appointed Yachimovich as opposition leader during the first week of January.
"I remember harsher times for the Labor party, and we managed to stand on our feet."
Yacimovich acknowledged that much of the role of opposition leader can only be fulfilled when the Knesset is in session. But she said she would still work to galvanize the opposition.
“His threats don’t scare me,” she said in an interview with the Mako news portal on Monday night. “My role as a public servant is to use the power I have to reach out to the weak...'