Govt. approves zero-VAT on public transportationThe government made two major compromises with its coalition partners in order to ensure that the state budget is passed by Wednesday.
Jewish Home threatens to walk over budgetAfter learning 200 million shekels would be cut from education budget, Naftali Bennett warns Jewish Home could vote against state budget.
Bennett calls to follow orders, destroy synagogueBennett 'rejects' letter of senior rabbis, who urged security forces not to demolish synagogue and thereby breach Jewish law.
MKs boycott Knesset over Judea-Samaria freezeBezalel Smotrich and Shuli Muallem boycott vote citing PM's string of 'broken promises' on building in J'lem, Judea-Samaria.
Bennett supports Temple Mount Jewish prayer banBennett: 'I'm for preserving status quo, now it is correct not to allow Jews to pray,' says Jewish construction is ongoing.
Bennett: We will not agree to any 'gestures'Jewish Home chairman says his party will vote against any goodwill moves towards the PA, as Netanyahu is reportedly planning.
Jewish Home drama: MK severely punishedBennett and Magal sanction Yogev for not taking part in anti-parent bill, after verbal clash between Magal and Yogev.
Lapid: We were offered Jewish Home's portfoliosJewish Home officials accuse Netanyahu of betraying voters on the right, after Lapid claims he was offered ministries held by Jewish Home.
Stop 'soft' building freeze, MKs, officials demandJewish Home MKs and heads of local authorities demand Naftali Bennett 'take action' against lack of construction in Judea-Samaria.
'Today Everyone Knows: Bibi is Dividing J'lem'Councilman tasked with security portfolio slams government for abandoning capital, warns PM's new walls reveal his hand.
Bennett: Law in J'lem is the Same as in Tel AvivJewish Home holds faction meeting in Old City, with Bennett promising no more terrorist releases and an implementation of law.
Jewish Home Demands Response to Terror MurderJewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett presents a list of demands for action following attack near Itamar.
Jews Pray at Site of Yeshiva Student's Near-Lynch150 Jews pray in Old City at site of attack on yeshiva student; councilman urges 'we have to do what Giuliani did in New York.'
MK Shaffir: Jewish Home Has Forgetten JewsMK Stav Shaffir deflects Joint List MK's criticism by saying Jewish Home has abandoned Jews and the Land of Israel by voting for gas plan.
Shaked Backs Out of Attending Likud ToastJewish Home activists blast Ayelet Shaked for agreeing to attend Likud faction New Year's toast, forcing her to cancel.
Religious Zionist Programs Clean Up In New BudgetJewish Home has been working to restore funding to Religious Zionist institutions that were slashed in the past - successfully.
State Comptroller: Bennett Misused Campaign FundsState Comptroller says Jewish Home head illegally used campaign contributions to help others in the party primaries.
Diskin Claims Religious Zionists 'Taking Over'Strong backlash after Yuval Diskin claims Israel's religious community is creating 'a new Judea' in incitement-laced post.
Gay Union Disinvites 'Homophobic' Jewish HomeDespite Bennett greatly boosting budget for gay youth, LGBT Task Force asks him and Magal of his party not to come to rally in Tel Aviv.
Bennett Greatly Expands Budget for Gay YouthJewish Home chairman responds to gay parade stabbing 'with action not just words,' despite his party's past conservative positions.
MK Call to 'Raze the High Court' Spark Knesset IreMK Motti Yogev faces condemnation, calls for criminal charges after reacting to Bet El demolition by saying Court should be 'razed.'
Leading Rabbi to Jewish Home: Stop the Lip ServiceRabbi Melamed of Beit El urges Jewish Home to cut contact with coalition - and then the government approved 300 more units.
Jewish Home MK: I Would Give Up Land for PeaceMagal says at Tel Aviv University he supports 'territorial concessions' and expelling 'outposts,' says 'it's a bummer to be an occupier.'
Lapid Predicts New Elections by 2016Yesh Atid chair plans to run for prime minister when the current government fails; adds that Jewish Home chose 'settlements over Judaism.'
Report: Bennett May Give Up Knesset SeatNaftali Bennett may resign from the Knesset if the “Norwegian Law” is passed, making way for Shuli Muallem to take a vacant Jewish Home seat
Law Allowing Ministers to Resign PassesKnesset approves first reading of Jewish Home's bill that would allow a minister to resign from the Knesset and allow new MKs to enter.
Bennett, Beit El Protestors Face Off At MeetingTensions surfaced in Jewish Home, as a loud shouting match broke out between Naftali Bennett and party members from Beit El.
Minister: We Won't Sit Still for Building FreezeUri Ariel confirmed what many Israelis fear - that there is a de facto, if not de jure, building freeze in Judea and Samaria.
Jewish Home Minister Sets PrecedentAgriculture Minister Uri Ariel announces plans to publish his appointment calendar to Israeli public.
Jewish Home Enraged by Approval of Shas 'Reforms'Jewish Home officials slam Likud for stealing Religious-Zionist votes in last election and now doing everything to service haredi parties.
Jewish Home Demands ConstructionJewish Home calls on Netanyahu to respond to terror wave by renewing construction in Judea and Samaria and cancelling Ramadan “gestures”.
Shaked Stresses: I Won't Be a Rubber StampNew Justice Minister may not be able to pass laws curbing High Court's power, but she will be directly involved in search for new A-G.
MK: Demolitions 'Price Tag' Against Jewish HomeMK Bezalel Smotrich slams Ya'alon for demolitions, claims it is retaliation for Jewish Home's Ben-Dahan becoming Dep. Minister.
Likud: Ya'alon Has Final Authority on ConstructionLikud source claims Deputy Defense Minster Ben-Dahan will not have power to approve construction in Judea-Samaria.
What Will Happen to the Jewish Identity Program?Jewish Home launched program to teach more Torah to the wider public, but Shas being in control could see a backtrack, Rabbi says.
Ariel: Coalition Expansion 'Very Theoretical'Outgoing Housing Minister explains why a budget must be set before parties join - and what the government's direction may be.
Bennett: Narrow Gov't Can Also be Unity Gov'tJewish Home chairman vows to work 'shoulder to shoulder' with other parties and ministers 'for the good of Israel.'
'Our Hands Are Firmly on the Steering Wheel'Party's Central Committee session at Nehalim ratifies coalition agreement, including ministerial jobs.
Shas Deal Includes Synagogues, Haredi HousingShas has succeeded in 'rolling back the clock' on many of the 'edicts' from the previous government, its coalition agreement shows.
Bennett: Tzohar Law Will Not be RepealedAmid rumors of repeal, Bennett assures constituents that law allowing couples to register for license where they wish will remain in place.
A-G Expected to Challenge CoalitionLikud's deals with UTJ, Jewish Home violated Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein's guidelines for coalition talks, news site claims.
New Government to Legalize Jewish BuildingsCoalition deal between Likud and Jewish Home establishes team to arrange legality of buildings and neighborhoods.
Slomiansky: Too Bad We Had to Do it the Hard WayJewish Home MK welcomes coalition agreement but says he regrets the process.
Magal: No Problem to Sit with Zionist UnionJewish Home MK Yinon Magal says a broad government is always better for the Israeli public.
Bennett Insists: Shuli Muallem Must ReturnAs part of coalition deal with Likud, Shaked will resign as MK, only serving as minister, making way for Shuli Muallem to return to Knesset.
Final Deal Signed Between Likud and Jewish HomeAfter 'sleepless' night of talks between Likud and Jewish Home, a final deal has been signed.
Jewish Home Deal 'Historic' Says Party DirectorThe new deal between Jewish Home and the Likud is a 'historic achievement for Religious Zionism,' said party director Nir Orbach.
Sources: Netanyahu May Offer Herzog Rotation DealJust hours after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced, Likud sources said he was looking for new coalition partners.
Netanyahu: 61 is Good, and 61 Plus is Even BetterNetanyahu, Bennett welcome agreement that will enable the establishment of a coalition with 61 MKs.
Likud, Jewish Home Sign Coalition DealDeal struck two hours before deadline, sources say. Netanyahu gives in on Justice Ministry, but keeps Foreign Ministry.
Daniela Weiss: Shaked Right Choice for JusticeAyelet Shaked, says activist Daniella Weiss, is the right person in the right place at the right time to serve as Justice Minister.
New MK: 'I Deny Political Correctness, I am a Jew'Jewish Home MK Yinon Magal's maiden speech focuses on the meeting point between secular Zionism and Jewish religion.
Bennett Demands: Justice Ministry or OppositionBennett in last minute demand that Shaked be made justice minister; Likud sources say 'lust for portfolios canceling right-wing govt.'
Rabbi Riskin: Women's Rights, Conversion in Govt.Efrat's chief rabbi tells Jewish Home to press for 'reform,' both in divorce rights for women in religious courts and in the conversion law.
Regev to Bennett: Stop Playing GamesLikud MK calls on Jewish Home to join the government immediately, threatens small parties would suffer in return to polls.
Report: PM Refuses to Give Jewish Home FMLikud sources say Bennett offered Justice Ministry instead; all talks have ground to a halt.
Jewish Home Outraged Over Agreement with ShasJewish Home, upset that Religious Affairs Ministry was given to Shas, plans to demand another ministry as "compensation".