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Clash of ideals awaits Lapid as finance minister
Even before being appointed finance minister, as is widely expected, Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid has been forced to compromise on a key campaign promise: The cabinet he joins will reportedly have as many as 24 members instead of the 18 he advocated.
Lapid set to be Israel's finance minister
Centrist Lapid tapped as Israeli Finance Minister: source
Economic slowdown continuing, Finance Ministry says