Orly Levy-Abekasis

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Orly Levy-Abekasis
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Ministerial roles
2020–2021Minister for Community Empowerment and Advancement
Faction represented in the Knesset
2009–2017Yisrael Beiteinu
2017–2019Independent
2019–2021Gesher
2021–Likud
Personal details
Born (1973-11-11) 11 November 1973 (age 47)
Beit She'an, Israel

Orly Levy-Abekasis (Hebrew: אורלי לוי-אבקסיס‎, born 11 November 1973) is an Israeli politician. She is a member of the Knesset for Gesher.

In 2019, she formed her own party, Gesher, while running in the April 2019 elections. Although the party failed to win a seat, she returned to the Knesset following the September 2019 elections, in which Gesher ran together with the Labor Party.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "All the Candidates Running in Israel's September Do-over Election". Haaretz. 2 August 2019. Retrieved 29 August 2019.