Prime minister of Israel, the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Work, the Minister of Finance
|Ehud Olmert was born in Biniamina in the year 1945.|
Olmert served in the Forces of Defense of Israel like official of a unit of infantry of combat and also he was a military correspondent for the magazine Bamajane of the army. He is a lawyer for profession, the mantiene B.A and LL.B. qualifications in psychology, philosophy, and law, of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Ehud Olmert is a member of the Kneset (Israeli Parliament) from the year 1973, serving to the Chamber, Constitution, Committee of Law and Justice, Control of the State, International relations and Defense, Finance, Education and culture, Internal Relations and Committee of Ambiences.
During 1988-1990 work as the Minister for the minority matters, and from 1990 until 1992 as the Minister of Health.
In November, 1993, Olmert was elected a Mayor of Jerusalem, later he resigned of the Kneset in 1998. After his reelection to the Kneset in 2003, the renuncio to his position in February, 2003.
In February, 2003, Olmert was nominated a Vice Primer Ministro and Prime minister of Industry, Commerce, Work and Communications. I carry out his last charge until January, 2005.
In August, 2005 he was nominated the substitute Minister of Finance, and in Nobiembre of 2005, the Minister of Finance.
On January 4, when the Prime minister Ariel Sharon suffered a cerebral hemorrhage, Olmert was nominated a Prime minister in activity, according to the Basic Law: I govern. Also it supports the charges of Social work and of Interior.
Olmert is married and is a father of four children.