Kadima rebels threaten to split party

01.06.2012                      11.Siwan. 5772

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Kadima rebels threaten to split party

Rebel MKs say that raising the value-added tax from its current 16 percent to 17% reason enough to leave.

The rebellion inside Kadima gained force Thursday when MKs in the party announced that they would break off if the government decides to raise the value-added tax.
Until now, it was thought that the split would only take place if the government fails to come up with an alternative to the “Tal Law” that would equalize the burden of IDF service and Kadima leader Shaul Mofaz decides to stay in the coalition….