Energy Minister MK Yuval Steinitz (Likud) caused an uproar Saturday, after admitting in public that he ate chametz (leaven - ed.) on Passover.
"I am not observant, I love the tradition, but I do not keep from eating bread on Passover," Steinitz stated, speaking at a cultural event in Holon. (April 16, 2016.)
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Israeli Energy Minister Eats Leavened Bread on Passover
Arutz Sheva has an article discussing the Israeli Energy Minister stating that he eats leavened bread during Passover.