Thomson ReutersJanuary 21, 2013 09:30
* Ensour says poll is milestone in king's reform plan
* Says boycott will cost Muslim Brotherhood influence
* New parliament to face serious economic challenges
By Suleiman Al-Khalidi
AMMAN, Jan 21 (Reuters) - King Abdullah will for the first time consult parliament when he picks a government after this week's election in Jordan, Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour said on Monday, calling this "dramatic progress" toward democracy.