Gush Etzion mayoral election, 2012

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The Gush Etzion mayoral election, 2012 for the office of Mayor of Gush Etzion Regional Council in Israel was held on 14 February 2012.

Background[edit]

Mayor Shaul Goldstein resigned his position before his term was up to head the Israel Nature and Parks Authority, causing an early election to be held 18 months before the term ends.[1]

Perl campaigned on a platform of change.[1]

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Davidi Perl defeated Yair Wolf.

Gush Etzion mayoral election, 2012[2]
Candidate Votes Percentage
Davidi Perl
3,046
52.6%
Yair Wolf
2,695
46.5%

In his victory speech, Perl thanked "the residents of Gush Etzion for their trust and support" and pledged "to be the head of all the residents of Gush Etzion regardless of their political opinion." The National Union congratulated him on his victory.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ronen, Gil (14 February 2012). "Etzion Bloc Elections End 9:00 P.M.". Israel National News. Arutz Sheva. Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d Benari, Elad (15 February 2012). "Davidi Perl Wins Gush Etzion Elections". Israel National News. Arutz Sheva. Retrieved 15 February 2012.