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WAVE: Haredim and Knesset parties
Ending bitter saga, Porush set to resign as MK to allow former MK Yaakov Asher to regain seat
May 22, 2016
Following months of severe tensions within United Torah Judaism, Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush will finally step down as an MK to allow Yaakov Asher, a former MK to once again take up his seat in the legislature. The UTJ Knesset faction is comprised of Agudat Yisrael, representing the hassidic Ashkenazi haredi community, and Degel…