Here in Jerusalem today the weather has definitely changed. It is wet and it is cold. Last night we had a low steady storm blow through that ended more or less here in Jerusalem with the sun coming up.
So too has the political storm come through Jerusalem.
The fever of these upcoming early elections has got everything flooded with anticipation and aspiration.
President Shimon Peres gave a suitable speech to open the Winter Session of the Knesset. He had an admonishment for bad government and politicians after personal gain.
He emphasized the need for strengthening the weakend public trust in elected officials and their job to protect and provide for the citizens of the State.
This is the talk on the street today as people turn to the caf