The new Chairman of the Center «of the Likud» will become the Minister of welfare Haim Katz, who will replace on this post Dani Danon. These are the voting members of the Center «Likud» on Tuesday, December 29.
The voting ended at 22:00. According to the latest data, their right to vote have used about 80% of the members of the party Centre.
In addition to Katz, as head of the Center «Likud» claimed tzahi, Hanegbi, Yaron mazouz and David Amsalem.
During the voting, the members of the Center party supported the proposal of the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu postponed the primaries on February 23. The Prime Minister justified his request by the need «to stabilize the situation in the party».
Haim Katz officially announced that they will join in the fight for the presidency of the Centre «Likud» on November 30. In a press statement he pointed out that the movement of the Likud needs stability, and changing domestic laws. According to him, members of the Central Committee must remain the driving force behind the party and become a part of the decision-making process.