Joel Rosenberg: Netanyahu in big trouble – What you need to know about Tuesday’s Israeli election

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Israel is the only true democracy in the Middle East. We Israelis love elections so much we’ve had two in the last five months.

But Tuesday’s vote didn’t go well for Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu, the longest-serving prime minister in Israeli history, with 12 years in office. After pulling out all the stops to secure 61 or more seats in the Knesset (the 120-seat Israeli parliament) to build a right-wing coalition government, Netanyahu and his Likud Party fell well short.