Knesset member Shelly yachimovich («labor») on Thursday, July 6, publicly stated that it supports AVI GABA as a candidate for the post of Chairman of the party «Avoda».
«On Monday I will drop in the ballot box the ballot with his name on it knowing that I cast my vote and his support for decent, educated and brave person, which will benefit my party and the state,» wrote yahimovich.
Wednesday, July 5, candidate for the presidency of the party «Avoda» has met with the acting party leader Yitzhak Herzog, as well as head of the party «tnua» Tzipi Livni. Details of these meetings were not disclosed, but it is clear that Gabay asked the leaders of the «Zionist camp» to support him in the second round of voting. Informed about the support GABA publicly announced deputies Yossi Yona and Michal Biran, and the former Prime Minister Ehud Barak.