Ben-Gurion XII 1959

# Seats Share L-R
Mapai 47 39.2 PM 3.3
Mafdal 12 10.0 8.6
Mapam 9 7.5 3.3
AH 7 5.8 3.3
MP 6 5.0 6.0
HDT 6 5.0
Description
Cabinet won a confidence vote (yes: 77; no: 26) on 31 January 1961 but resigned the same day over intelligence operations (Lavon Affair).
Dates
17 Dec 1959 — Election: 03 Nov 1959
Seats – type
87 (120) – surplus majority
Sources
Knesset
New York Times (NYT)
Wikipedia
· EN – Ninth government of Israel