Daybreak: Israeli Vote Splits Even
Plus more looks at the Israeli election
• The Israeli vote split exactly even between right-leaning and left-leaning blocs with both sets capturing 60 seats in the Knesset. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains, as they said, in the driver’s seat. [JTA]
• Happening now: Outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in front of Congressional leaders this morning testifying about the September attack on the American mission in Benghazi, Libya. [NYT]
• Jeffrey Goldberg has twelve quick reactions to the Israeli election. (One of them is a Scroll shout out.) He also looks at what a Netanyahu-Bennett-Lapid coalition might do. [Atlantic]
• David Horovitz sizes up at the winners and the losers in the election and sees what simple voting tweaks might have made an enormous impact on the ultimate outcome. [Times of Israel]
• The Forward looks at boxer Yuri Foreman’s bold comeback following his loss to Miguel Cotta at Yankee Stadium. [Forward]
Video: With exit polls predicting surprises, Jerusalemites explained who they voted for in today’s election—and why
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