Netanyahu working to move up Likud primariesPrime Minister reportedly planning to hold primaries in February, possibly to prevent former minister Sa'ar from challenging him.
Rebellion? Likud Bill to Block BibiSenior Likud sources seek bill to limit prime minister's term, aside from proposals to limit Likud chairman's powers in party primaries.
It's Final: Likud Recount Gives Hotovely the 20th SpotLong drawn out contest for realistic spot on list ends in Hotovely's favor, placing her a mere 101 votes ahead of Dichter.
Likud Recount Resumes as Dichter's Appeal AcceptedSupreme Court accepts Avi Dichter's appeal, orders Likud to resume recount of primaries.
Likud Recount: Dichter Appeals to Supreme CourtThe duel between MK Tzipi Hotovely and Avi Dichter over the 20th spot in Likud's list is not over.
Hotovely: I Am in the #20 SpotTzipi Hotovely criticizes the decision to recount the votes in the Likud primaries, says it will unnecessarily hurt the party.
Likud Court Orders Recount of PrimariesLikud's internal court accepts petition of Avi Dichter and orders that ballots be recounted.
Saga Around Hotovely and Dichter ContinuesLikud court suggests that Netanyahu cancel the reserved #11 spot on the list, threatens to consider ordering a recount of all the ballots.
Tzipi Hotovely Appointed to #20 Likud SpotIt's official: after weeks of controversy, Avi Dichter replaced by Hotovely for #20, bumping her up to a realistic place on the list.
Report: Hotovely Beat Dichter for Likud's 20th Spot After AllA recount of several ballots has reportedly found that Tzipi Hotovely narrowly beat Avi Dichter for the 20th spot on the Likud list.
Dichter Also Appeals Likud Primary ResultsDays after Hotovely filed an official appeal with election commission, her main obstacle to a realistic spot, Dichter, does so as well.
Hotovely Appeals Likud Primaries ResultsTzipi Hotovely, who was just 55 votes short of being placed in a realistic spot on the Likud’s Knesset list, appeals results.
Bibi Asks Public to Select MKs for ListIn an unconventional move, the Prime Minister uses social media to ask for names that can fill Likud's reserved spots.
Hotovely: Having a Baby Took a Political TollThe MK, who did not do well in the primaries, says that her Likud activism was curtailed during her maternity leave.
Single Poll Station May Put Hotovely in Knesset AgainSources close to the MK say that a poll station at Neria in Samaria gives her 82 votes and places her in 20th spot in Likud list.
Hotovely Out of Realistic Spot by 55 VotesFinal recount of Likud primaries finds Deputy Minister will not be in a realistic spot after all.
Recount Spells Hope for HotovelyOnly a few hundred primary election votes separate the MK – currently placed in 26th spot – from 20th spot in Likud's list.
Hotovely on Primaries Loss: This Isn't the EndMK Tzipi Hotovely, who failed to secure a realistic spot on the Likud’s election list, says she plans to continue her public mission.
Likud's New Knesset List Starts to EmergeAfter 40% of the votes counted, Yuli Edelstein and Gilad Erdan likely to take second and third spots after Netanyahu. Miri Regev in fifth.
Initial Results Show Feiglin Won't Make Next KnessetPolls show Moshe Feiglin may fall to an 'unrealistic' position on the Likud list; vows to 'continue no matter what.'
MK Regev: Strong Pro-Bibi List Will Win ElectionsIsrael needs a strong Likud – and a strong Binyamin Netanyahu leading it, said MK Miri Regev, appealing to Likud members to vote.
Former Shin Bet Head Returning to Politics on Likud ListAvi Dichter returns to Likud after brief hiatus, says he supports peace deal - but also that Israel should defang Gaza.
Netanyahu Tells Activists: The Left Has United UsPrime Minister says 'a huge and almost unprecedented public campaign' is being waged against him.
Saar Says He Won't Challenge Netanyahu for Likud LeadershipFormer interior minister who surprised everyone by taking a break from politics says he won't be making a comeback.
MK Danny Danon Announces Candidacy for Likud Party LeadershipDanon promises to 'talk Right and do Right' in campaign to wrest control of the party from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
How Would Likud Perform Without Netanyahu?Survey examines how Likud would do if led by prime minister's nationalist rivals Danon, Feiglin.
Speaker Edelstein: This is No Time for ElectionsAs Knesset opens winter term, MK Edelstein says he hopes 'common sense' will prevail over election talk.
Netanyahu Set to Hold Likud Primaries Earlier Than ExpectedPrime Minister wants to set aside one in 10 seats on Likud's list to a 'star' personally selected by him, in a bid to consolidate control.
Likud Insider Plays Down Tensions in PartyShevah Stern says Netanyahu's absence from Central Committee meeting is a result of poor planning.
Likud Debate over ‘Undemocratic’ Primaries SystemLocal leaders join Limor Livnat, say Likud’s primaries system is ‘undemocratic.’ Judea and Samaria representatives unconvinced.
Second MK Suspected of Buying VotesA senior Likud MK is suspected of having paid for votes. The MK calls suspicions ‘absurd.’
Pro-Family MK's Name was Missing from Likud BallotRevenge of the "feminists" or technical oversight? MK Yulia Shamalov-Berkovich says she was robbed.
Begin Won't Come Back without Meridor and EitanReport: Netanyahu offered Benny Begin to be a minister in the next government but he refused.
MK Hotovely's Proud Parents: She'll be a MinisterMK Tzipi Hotovely made a fantastic showing in the Likud’s primaries and her parents couldn’t be more proud.
Benny Begin: Don't Put Me on Likud ListMinister Begin issues unusual request after Elections Committee decided to discuss placing him in list.
Likud List Won't Hurt National Union, Predicts CandidateOrit Strook, a candidate on the National Union’s Knesset list, says she does not believe the Likud list will negatively affect her party.
Likud MKs Celebrate WinLikud MKs who won high slots on the party list celebrated with dinner parties, quiet prayer as voting ended.
MK Levin: Likud Returned to Historic PathHead of Knesset's House Committee says Likud must not only be in power but learn to rule.
MK Ben Ari: Likud List is Nice, but Ineffective'Elkin, Levin, Hotovely and Danon were in the Knesset when Netanyahu froze construction.'
Leftists Dismayed Over 'Extreme' Likud ListLeftist parties express their dismay as Likud members place the more nationalistic candidates at the top of the party's Knesset list.
Netanyahu: The Likud is the Party of the PeoplePrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to Likud members: We have a strong team that represents all sections of the people.
Feiglin: I Feel a Great ResponsibilityMoshe Feiglin responds to his good showing in the Likud's primaries: I hope to faithfully serve my nation in the Likud.
Nationalists Score Victory in Likud PrimariesA victory for nationalists in the Likud as Moshe Feiglin ranks 14th in the primaries. Begin, Meridor likely out.
MK's Election Video goes ViralLikud MK Ze'ev Elkin's "Gangnam Style" takeoff gets 250,000 views.
Ketzaleh: Even the 'Best' Likudniks Can't Change Party PolicyDisengagement, building freeze, demolishing of 'outposts' - these were all Likud inventions. The Likud cannot be trusted, says Ketzaleh.
Likud Voting to Continue Another DayThe Likud’s election committee decides that due to the many computer glitches, the party’s primaries will continue on Monday as well.
Likud Voting at 46%; Anger over MalfunctionMinister Saar: Voting process is "a farce." Company in charge of election computer blames hackers.
Political Deal May Land Feiglin in KnessetMK Haim Katz, head of the Aerospace Industries union, reportedly gave instructions to vote for Feiglin.
Likud Primaries Vote to be ExtendedLikud's Election Committee decided to extend the vote until midnight, and possibly past Sunday, because of computer failures.
Likud Primaries: Rain could Wash Away MeridorForecast for rain has Netanyahu supporters worried, because Feiglin supporters are more dedicated.
Likud Primaries Sunday: will Feiglin Finally be an MK?Head of Jewish Leadership faction has a good chance of making it into the 19th Knesset.
Minister Cachlon Takes 'Time Out' from PoliticsPopular minister for welfare and social services says he will not contend for next Knesset list.
Coalition Chairman: Elections Danger to Right WingMK Ze'ev Elkin: "The current coalition is the most right-wing one that I can see on the horizon."
Feiglin: Despite Voting Tricks, I Scored a Great AchievementMoshe Feiglin tells Mark Kaplan why those who tried to hold him back are failing: I received most of my votes outside Judea and Samaria.
Netanyahu Wins Likud Leadership, Says General Elections Far OffPrime Minister Netanyahu wins the race for the leadership of the Likud party, achieves 74 percent support.
Yesha Ballots Open Late, Feiglin Blames BibiMost Likud polling stations in Judea and Samaria opened two hours late; some lack voters' books.