Will Bennett be fired for opposing Liberman appointment?

Political officials reportedly working on convincing Jewish Home to back Liberman's appointment as Defense Minister.Uzi Baruch, 5/27/2016, 6:14 AM

Coalition agreement 'just hours away', Bennett threatens to walk

With coalition negotiations on the verge of a final agreement, Jewish Home demands changes in security cabinet operations.David Rosenberg, 5/24/2016, 9:48 AM

Could Jewish Home control Judea-Samaria?

Original coalition agreements gave Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan control over Civil Administration; Ya'alon ignored them.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2016, 9:28 AM

Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry

In response to source saying Yisrael Beytenu's entry will see Bennett as FM, Jewish Home announces it won't change any portfolios.Ari Yashar, 5/19/2016, 9:50 AM

Zionist Union officials: Netanyahu is scared of the Jewish Home

Zionist Union officials say coalition talks with Netanyahu are stalled, claim he is scared of the "Smotriches" of Jewish Home.Ido Ben Porat, 5/18/2016, 6:12 AM

Huge gains for Bennett, Liberman as Herzog plummets in poll

Nationalist camp surges in latest poll as Labor loses nearly half its seats. Likud led by Yaalon would face massive losses.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2016, 2:51 PM

Haredi MK: I want Jewish Home out of the coalition and Herzog in

Finance Committee chair blasts fellow UTJ MK for ties to Jewish Home.Michal Levi, 5/11/2016, 9:39 PM

Report: Netanyahu offers Zionist Union nine gov't ministries

Unity gov't talks continue apace, as sources close to the prime minister say he's made a very generous offer to opposition leader Herzog.Shimon Cohen, 5/11/2016, 1:03 PM

Bennett: Netanyahu doesn't scare me

Jewish Home chief pledges to keep up the fight to maintain IDF presence in major Palestinian Authority cities, despite threats by Netanyahu.Uzi Baruch, 4/28/2016, 3:28 PM

Will Bennett be the next Prime Minister?

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked predicts Bennett will replace Netanyahu, adds ambition to chair Jewish Home.Uzi Baruch, 4/25/2016, 10:51 AM

Shaked: 'The incitement against Yaalon is very serious'

Justice Minister denounces threats against Defense Minister, though insists they come from his own party.Matt Wanderman, 4/9/2016, 11:24 PM

Herzog: 'Preachy' Jewish Home should 'shut up'

Zionist Union head criticizes MK of his own party for terror whitewash, but also condemns Jewish Home for its criticism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 6:32 PM

Ya'alon attacks Jewish Home's 'unprecedented abandonment'

Political football on shooting continues, as Defense Minister charges Bennett's party with 'populist, political campaign of incitement.'Ido Ben-Porat, 3/27/2016, 6:00 PM

'Israeli sovereignty to the Tigris and the Euphrates'

Jewish Home MK protests government and slams Herzog for his 'policy of withdrawal,' calls for annexation of Judea-Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 3/16/2016, 1:39 PM

Anger and insult in Jewish Home: Women’s Day for Arabs only?

Jewish Home activists walk out of Knesset event when they discover they had been duped into a radical leftist-Arab conference.Gil Ronen, 3/10/2016, 3:05 PM

Poll: Israelis favor right-wing, religious parties

63% of Israeli Jews identify with right-wing/religious parties, only 16% identify with Left; just 30% believe 'settlements' harm Israel.David Rosenberg, 3/8/2016, 3:01 PM

Shaked rules out adoption of historic Levy Report

Minister says report defining Israel's Judea-Samaria presence as legal is 'impossible' now, says region's law enforcement is unbiased.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/11/2016, 4:07 PM

Deputy Defense Minister: Wording of 'suspension law' problematic

Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan explains why Jewish Home backed down from support of a bill allowing for MKs to be suspended for misconduct.Hezki Baruch, 2/10/2016, 4:43 AM

Jewish Home flip-flops, won't support law to suspend MKs

Citing 'troubling' language, Jewish Home announces it opposes Netanyahu-backed bill to suspend MKs for improper conduct.Hezki Baruch, 2/9/2016, 9:26 PM

MK Ariel: Reform prayer at Kotel an attack on 'Jewish tradition'

Ahead of cabinet vote on allowing egalitarian prayer services at Kotel, Uri Ariel says initiative will only spur 'conflict and division.'Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2016, 12:00 PM

Jewish Home divided on Reform prayer at Kotel

Uri Ariel blasts change to 'status quo' at Kotel while Bennett and Shaked appear primed to vote in favor of proposal to allow Reform prayer.Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2016, 9:54 AM

Bennett: Im Tirtzu campaign 'degrading and unnecessary'

Jewish Home politicians denounce Im Tirtzu for video campaign attacking left-wing Israeli artists as 'foreign agents.'Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 1/28/2016, 3:08 PM

Netanyahu to head ministerial committee on 'settlements'

Judea-Samaria to remain under Defense Minister's authority despite protests from Jewish Home.Hezki Baruch, 1/25/2016, 6:03 PM

Ya'alon's adviser: Jewish Home's presence is 'harmful'

Defense Minister's senior political adviser takes to Twitter to blast Jewish Home amid a rift over Hevron eviction.Chaim Lev, 1/24/2016, 1:51 AM

Jewish Home calls out Bennett on Hevron eviction

Party's Samaria members ask 'is this government right-wing or leftist?,' demand Bennett take some action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2016, 10:00 AM

Bennett to party leaders: 'Thank you for your support'

Jewish Home hosts heads of party branches. Bennett: 'You are religious Zionists, not terrorists from Duma.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/29/2015, 7:51 AM

Jewish Home MKs: Justice for Shaked

MKs call to dismiss, rebuke HUJI professor for calling Justice Minister a 'neo-Nazi.'Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2015, 7:24 PM

Ariel: Duma arsonists 'anarchists, whose Torah is not our Torah'

Jewish Home minister responds to attack from Moshe Ya'alon: 'I don't think like' those who supported the Duma arson and murder.Cynthia Blank, 12/27/2015, 11:22 AM

Jewish Home and Tekuma headed for split?

Ideological differences, including Bennett's condemnation of suspected Duma arsonists, at root of dispute between the aligned factions.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2015, 10:58 PM

Bennett establishes 'first Arab college' in Israel

At Jewish Home meeting, Education Min. announces academic college to 'keep leading' the work for Arab sector from his last gov't role.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2015, 4:40 PM

'A spectacular Jewish community destroyed by illusions of peace'

Jewish Home MK Shuli Muallem visits Gush Katif museum, says lesson of expulsion is that 'giving up land to the enemy only destroys lives.'Shoshana Miskin, 12/14/2015, 1:07 PM

Bennett provides support to students affected by terror wave

Education Minister Naftali Bennett takes 2,500 students from towns hit in the current wave of terror out for stimulating activities.Orly Harari, 12/13/2015, 9:03 AM

Bennett will return to the Knesset

Avi Wortzman forgoes opportunity to return to Knesset after Magal resignation, paving way for Jewish Home chairman to retake his seat.Hezki Baruch, 12/2/2015, 5:14 PM

Justice Minister and Meretz MK nearly come to blows

After accusing Jewish Home of 'shooting prime ministers between the eyes,' Ayelet Shaked demands Ilan Gilon stop 'slandering' her party.Cynthia Blank, 12/2/2015, 4:32 PM

Ex-IDF Chief Rabbi demands coalition crisis over IDF decision

Closing the Jewish Awareness department of the IDF is a red flag for Rabbi Ronsky.Hillel Fendel, 11/30/2015, 6:56 PM

MK Magal resigns from the Knesset

After third woman comes forward to accuse Jewish Home MK of kissing her against her will, he resigns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2015, 10:20 AM

Ariel demands Bennett set 'red lines' for Netanyahu

Agriculture Minister asks Jewish Home chairman to present Netanyahu with “red lines” in the wake of reported gestures to the PA.Hezki Baruch, 11/29/2015, 1:39 AM

Police investigate MK Magal for sexual harassment

Uproar after journalist reveals inappropriate comments and Jewish Home MK admits to saying them, worker complains of groping.Ari Yashar, 11/24/2015, 9:00 PM

Govt. approves zero-VAT on public transportation

The government made two major compromises with its coalition partners in order to ensure that the state budget is passed by Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 11/15/2015, 3:47 PM

Jewish Home threatens to walk over budget

After learning 200 million shekels would be cut from education budget, Naftali Bennett warns Jewish Home could vote against state budget.Ido Ben Porat, 11/15/2015, 1:24 PM

Bennett calls to follow orders and destroy synagogue

Bennett 'rejects' letter of senior rabbis, who urged security forces not to demolish synagogue and thereby breach Jewish law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2015, 8:55 PM

Jewish Home MKs boycott Knesset over Judea-Samaria freeze

Bezalel Smotrich and Shuli Muallem boycott vote citing PM's string of 'broken promises' on building in J'lem, Judea-Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2015, 4:30 PM

Bennett supports Temple Mount Jewish prayer ban

Bennett: 'I'm for preserving status quo, now it is correct not to allow Jews to pray,' says Jewish construction is ongoing.Hezki Baruch, 11/9/2015, 10:57 AM

Bennett: We will not agree to any 'gestures' to Palestinians

Jewish Home chairman says his party will vote against any goodwill moves towards the PA, as Netanyahu is reportedly planning.Uzi Baruch, 11/9/2015, 12:13 AM

Jewish Home drama: MK severely punished for skipping vote

Bennett and Magal sanction Yogev for not taking part in anti-parent bill, after verbal clash between Magal and Yogev.Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2015, 7:23 PM

Lapid claims: We were offered Jewish Home's portfolios

Jewish Home officials accuse Netanyahu of betraying voters on the right, after Lapid claims he was offered ministries held by Jewish Home.Hezki Baruch, 11/1/2015, 1:45 AM

Stop the 'soft' building freeze, MKs and Yesha officials demand

Jewish Home MKs and heads of local authorities demand Naftali Bennett 'take action' against lack of construction in Judea-Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 10/29/2015, 8:58 AM

'Today Everyone Knows: Netanyahu is Dividing Jerusalem'

Councilman tasked with security portfolio slams government for abandoning capital, warns PM's new walls reveal his hand.Hezki Baruch, 10/19/2015, 2:57 PM

Bennett: The Law in Jerusalem is the Same as in Tel Aviv

Jewish Home holds faction meeting in Old City, with Bennett promising no more terrorist releases and an implementation of law.Hezki Baruch, 10/6/2015, 6:32 PM

Jewish Home Demands Response to Terror Murder

Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett presents a list of demands for action following attack near Itamar.Uzi Baruch, 10/2/2015, 2:14 AM

No Surrender: Jews Pray at Site of Yeshiva Student's Near-Lynch

150 Jews pray in Old City at site of attack on yeshiva student; councilman urges 'we have to do what Giuliani did in New York.'Hezki Baruch, 9/17/2015, 3:53 PM

MK Shaffir: Jewish Home Has Forgetten Jews in Natural Gas Issue

MK 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.Matt Wanderman, 9/7/2015, 3:12 PM

Under Pressure: Shaked Backs Out of Attending Likud Toast

Jewish Home activists blast Ayelet Shaked for agreeing to attend Likud faction New Year's toast, forcing her to cancel.Ido Ben Porat, 9/6/2015, 3:17 PM

Religious Zionist Programs 'Clean Up' In New State Budget

Jewish Home has been working to restore funding to Religious Zionist institutions that were slashed in the past - successfully.Moshe Cohen, 8/31/2015, 4:11 PM

State Comptroller Accuses Bennett of Misusing Campaign Funds

State Comptroller says Jewish Home head illegally used campaign contributions to help others in the party primaries.Matt Wanderman, 8/11/2015, 10:22 AM

Former ISA Chief Accuses Religious Zionists of 'Domination'

Strong backlash after Yuval Diskin claims Israel's religious community is creating 'a new Judea' in incitement-laced post.Tova Dvorin, 8/8/2015, 10:48 PM

Gay Union Disinvites 'Homophobic' Jewish Home

Despite 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.Hezki Baruch, 8/1/2015, 9:57 PM