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2009-02-10 Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Exit polls forecast Livni over Netanyahu in Israel
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Posted by tipper 2009-02-10 15:29|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [347 views ]  Top

#1 Update:
Livni is Israel's next prime minister
Posted by tipper 2009-02-10 15:34||   2009-02-10 15:34|| Front Page Top

#2 crap
Posted by Frank G 2009-02-10 16:32||   2009-02-10 16:32|| Front Page Top

#3 Double crap
Posted by Muggsy Glink 2009-02-10 16:37||   2009-02-10 16:37|| Front Page Top

#4 Kadima sez "we won", Likud sez "we won". Wait & see.
Posted by Grunter 2009-02-10 16:38||   2009-02-10 16:38|| Front Page Top

#5 But... for Israel's sense of self preservation: triple crap.
Posted by Grunter 2009-02-10 16:40||   2009-02-10 16:40|| Front Page Top

#6 Livni might win the vote but she may not be able to put together a majority. Netanyahu has an easier path to do that even if he comes in second. Watch and wait.
Posted by Steve White 2009-02-10 16:58||   2009-02-10 16:58|| Front Page Top

#7 Do the same folks do exit polls over there as over here?
Posted by Nimble Spemble 2009-02-10 18:07||   2009-02-10 18:07|| Front Page Top

#8 Remember Mike Royko, and lie to exit pollsters.
Posted by mom">mom  2009-02-10 18:34||]">[]  2009-02-10 18:34|| Front Page Top

#9 Michael Medved sez that Israeli exit polls-- by law-- do not include active duty military. He has family in Israel, so maybe he knows what he's talking about.
Posted by wuzzalib 2009-02-10 19:14||   2009-02-10 19:14|| Front Page Top

#10 with 76% counted
projections were
Kadima 29 mandates,
Likud 28
Israel Beiteinu 16
Labor 12
Shas 11
Meretz 4,
United Torah Judaism 4,
National Union 4,
Hadash 4,
Bayit Hayihudi 3,
United Arab List 3, and
Balad 2 seats.

Israel Beiteinu would prefer Likud to Kadima
Shas will not be in a coalition with IsBeit
Labor won't be in a coalition with Likud, etc.

It is a bit like figuring out seating at a Hatfield-McCoy wedding.
Posted by mhw 2009-02-10 19:37||   2009-02-10 19:37|| Front Page Top

#11 Exit polls are always accurate. Just ask John Kerry.

All snarking aside, either of these would do well for Israel I think. At least, as much as I can determine without being in Israel.
Posted by DarthVader 2009-02-10 20:52||   2009-02-10 20:52|| Front Page Top

#12 It is a bit like figuring out seating at a Hatfield-McCoy wedding.

And that, ladies and gentlemen, is why the U.S. has a First Past The Post electoral system.
Posted by trailing wife ">trailing wife  2009-02-10 20:53||   2009-02-10 20:53|| Front Page Top

#13 And that, ladies and gentlemen, is why the U.S. has a First Past The Post electoral system.

Enjoy Obama.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2009-02-10 22:39||   2009-02-10 22:39|| Front Page Top

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