Leo Leiderman turns down Bank of Israel governor nomination

03.08.2013                      27.Aw.5773                      Re'eh; Schabbat Mewarchim

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Leo Leiderman turns down Bank of Israel governor nomination

Labor MK Itzik Shmuli slams "embarrassing" nomination disaster.

In an embarrassment for Israel, Leo Leiderman announced on Friday that he was withdrawing his candidacy to become the next governor of its central bank, the second nominee to pull out within less than a week….