By 4 PM, voter turnout was at 274,152, or 35.3% of the 787,386 eligible registered voters.
MK Oren Hazan invited MK Rosenthal to a chess match.
Prime Minister Sharon fired Elon over his objection to his Gaza Jews' eviction plan.
A lot is expected to happen on Monday, May Day: union members and protesters are marching against Le Pen in Paris, and the Front National party is holding its annual gathering to honor Joan of Arc.
Today we laid down the foundation on our way to the leadership of the State of Israel.
The presumably lackluster pro-Bennett voters could be outnumbered by pro-Branski voters; the first group may not bother to show at the polls, the other will be charged up.
Bennett, who has been persistently unavailable for an interview with The Jewish Press Online since before the 2013 elections, plain forgot about the many English speaking Habayit Hayehudi members who do not hail from the US.
'I am against religious coercion,' he states flatly.
Supreme Leader Ali Khameini opposes the Ahmedinejad candidacy, but he plans to run anyway.
Her Jewish friends include members of the Jewish Defense League in France.
While in all of 2016 the municipality demolished 203 structures in eastern Jerusalem, about half of those were razed after the US elections.