Jewish Home soars after Bennett's announcement

Poll following Jewish Home Chairman's statement of intention to run for PM shows his party receiving 20 seats if elections were held today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2017, 2:03 PM

'UN declarations encourage terrorism'

Naftali Bennett says UN decision rejecting Trump's Jerusalem recognition 'shows terrorists that they can succeed'.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2017, 8:02 PM

Bennett backs Prime Minister: 'The facts are on his side'

Education Minister refers to Netanyahu attack on police, notes data he used was correct. 'I'm not Emily Post and don't deal in etiquette.'Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2017, 11:13 AM

Constitutional revolution would limit Supreme Court

Memorandum of proposed Basic Law on Legislation, limiting Court power to invalidate Knesset laws, publicized.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2017, 6:56 PM

Approved: Five-year prison sentences for assaults on teachers

Bennett: 'Amendment to law reflects zero tolerance for violence in education system.'Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2017, 3:51 PM

'Better to have a united Jerusalem than be loved by Turkey'

Chairman of Jewish Home party not impressed by Turkish president's threat to cut diplomatic ties with Israel over US recognition of J'lem.Tal Polon, 12/5/2017, 1:28 PM

'The Jewish people experienced a quiet disaster'

Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett announces that he will add NIS 50 million for a program aiming to strengthen Diaspora Jewry.Tzvi Lev, 11/27/2017, 4:24 PM

'Enemy shouldn't know our intentions'

Jewish Home Chairman responds to criticism of his remarks: 'Terrorists shouldn't hear what we did or didn't intend, terrorists should die.'Mordechai Sones, 11/1/2017, 9:46 AM

Liberman slams Bennett for 'harming Israel's security'

Defense Minister calls Bennett's rebuke of IDF spokesman for apologetic tone a 'blatant attack on the IDF and its commanders.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2017, 2:37 PM

1st pre-army Mechina for religious citizens from Israel & abroad

Minister Bennett during ceremony: 'We must learn from Diaspora Jewry on strengthening inner dialogue between different streams of Judaism.'Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2017, 10:57 PM

'There is a campaign to destroy Judaism'

Bennett: 'There is a group of people here who want to erase Jewish identity from the face of the earth.'Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2017, 8:47 PM

'More engineers, fewer attorneys'

Education Minister opens academic year at cabinet meeting praising new trend: 'We have fewer new lawyers and more engineers.'Mordechai Sones, 10/22/2017, 4:53 PM

'For about two years I didn't wear a kippah'

Naftali Bennett shares details of his personal life, including his decision to leave - then rejoin - the religious community.Tzvi Lev, 10/19/2017, 7:36 PM

Hamas slams Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt

Terror organization blasts US Envoy Jason Greenblatt after he says Hamas must disarm, abide by Quartet decisions, recognize Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 6:11 PM

Bennett willing to give speech time to Opposition

At Jewish Home Conference held in Ramat Gan, Bennett calls on Opposition not to boycott Wednesday's Judea/Samaria jubilee celebration.Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2017, 9:36 PM

Bennett presents new English studies program

After upgraded mathematics program, Education Minister presents new goal: 70% of high school students to take English matriculation exam.Mordechai Sones, 8/30/2017, 1:24 PM

Eminent religious-Zionist Rabbi quits Jewish Home leadership

Jewish Home party presidium member Rabbi Yisrael Rosen announces leaving party because Bennett employs SSA spokeswoman.Mordechai Sones, 8/17/2017, 1:02 PM

Sa'ar at Mount Hevron: 'Region is a historical gem'

Gideon Sa'ar opens visit in ancient Susya, meets with residents. 'All Israeli students deserve to visit Mount Hevron.'Mordechai Sones, 8/14/2017, 6:20 PM

'United Jerusalem Law' passes first reading

'The State of Israel will not allow the establishment of a Palestinian state whose capital is eastern Jerusalem.'Tal Polon, 7/26/2017, 9:29 PM

Bennett: Death penalty for Halamish terrorist

Jewish Home Chairman calls on military prosecution to seek death penalty for terrorist. 'No need for legislation, only a request.'Uzi Baruch, 7/23/2017, 9:50 AM

'This is a test - we cannot back down'

Minister Bennett praises preliminary passage of J'lem Law, calls on PM not to cave to Arab pressure and remove Temple Mount magnetometers.Hezki Baruch, 7/19/2017, 3:57 PM

'Jerusalem Bill' advances

Bill seeking 80-MK supermajority as a condition for dividing Jerusalem approved in Legislation Committee.Netanel Katz, 7/16/2017, 12:29 PM

Bennett: We cannot free live terrorists for bodies

'We must increase pressure on Hamas and cause it to hurt so that it will not be worth it for Hamas to continue holding the bodies.'Nitzan Keidar, 7/9/2017, 8:52 AM

'Big news for students and their parents'

Starting next school year, Education Ministry is to subsidize after-school programs.Orli Harari, 7/4/2017, 2:52 PM

'What if Elor Azariya's name was Dean Issacharoff?'

Bennett addresses outcry on decision to investigate Breaking the Silence spokesman who claimed he brutally beat Arab during his IDF service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 10:48 AM

Bennett: The time has come to free Olmert

'There is no argument about his definitive contribution to Israel’s security. The time has come to show mercy.”Hezki Baruch, 6/23/2017, 1:00 PM

Bennett: Widening the gap between Left and Right won't help

Education Minister speaks at Herzliya Conference on a range of security, diplomatic, and social issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2017, 1:22 PM

Netanyahu in 2014: Allow Jews to remain in Palestinian state

Haaretz report claims that PM called for peace provision allowing for Jews to remain in future Palestinian state which was later withdrawn.Tal Polon, 6/11/2017, 9:46 AM

'I haven't noticed that you assassinated Haniyeh today...'

Yisrael Beytenu party attacks Jewish Home in Knesset plenum. Bennett: 'Turn your militancy on Hamas in Gaza, not religious Zionism.'Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2017, 7:27 PM

'A worthy arrangement, the test will be in implementation'

Bennett addresses the policy agreements reached with the US administration regarding building in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 4/2/2017, 1:02 PM

'I call on everyone to act responsibly and prevent elections'

Education Minister Bennett calls on coalition members to prevent new elections which would 'harm Israel's economy.'Uzi Baruch, 3/18/2017, 10:41 PM

'Binyamin Netanyahu's biggest test'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett publicizes article titled, 'Binyamin Netanyahu's biggest test; we stand behind you.'Naftali Bennett, 2/11/2017, 9:40 PM

Netanyahu: Approve Regulation Law

Government official: Netanyahu wants to pass Regulation Law this week.Nitsan Keidar, 1/28/2017, 11:40 PM

Bennett: Time to advance the Regulation Law

Nafatali Bennett calls on committee chairman  Slomiansky to approve Regulation Law following failure to provide housing for Amona residents.Uzi Baruch, 1/25/2017, 1:51 PM

Is Netanyahu making excuses?

Israeli official says Trump administration not pressuring Netanyahu on Ma'ale Adumim sovereignty.Uzi Baruch, 1/22/2017, 8:34 AM

Netanyahu: Don't push for Ma'ale Adumim sovereignty yet

Israeli PM asks Jewish Home ministers not to push Trump to agree to sovereignty.Hezki Baruch, 1/21/2017, 9:30 PM

Bennett congratulates Trump, responds to Netanyahu

Israel's Education Minister congratulates US President Trump on inauguration, responds to Israeli PM's Saturday night Facebook post.Ido Ben Porat, 1/21/2017, 7:40 PM

Paris leaders to call on Netanyahu to disassociate from Bennett

Israel gearing up for new diplomatic battle at Paris Conference where participants will call on Netanyahu to disassociate from Bennett.Uzi Baruch, 1/10/2017, 1:45 PM

Legislation Committee to vote on 'Breaking the Silence Bill'

Coalition, opposition support bill banning Breaking the Silence from entering Israeli schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2017, 5:51 PM

Bennett: We'll propose law to annex Ma'ale Adumim

Education Minister promises Jewish Home will submit proposal for Ma'ale Adumim annexation by end of January.Hezki Baruch, 1/1/2017, 11:07 AM

'Organizations harming IDF soldiers will not enter schools'

New bill seeks to curb subversive educational activity in Israeli schools.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2016, 9:01 AM

Bennett at Western Wall: It's time for sovereignty

Education Minister visits Western Wall, says UN resolution presents both danger and opportunity.Eliran Aharon, 12/25/2016, 1:01 PM

Bennett: Apply Israeli law in Judea and Samaria

Education Minister says terrorists view UN resolution as approval of terror attacks.Uzi Baruch, 12/24/2016, 6:23 PM

Amona residents: We will not be evacuated in stages

Amona residents oppose Attorney General's suggestion to move Amona to neighboring hill and allow residents to leave on their own.Ido Ben Porat, 12/3/2016, 8:28 PM

Bennett: This is an act of terror, we will win

Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett visits Neve Tzuf, says for each home burned, several more will be built. Yoni Kempinski, 11/27/2016, 8:53 AM

UNESCO head to Bennett: Heritage of Jerusalem is indisputable

UNESCO head reacted to Naftali Bennett's suspension of Israeli ties with UNESCO, after the latter's recent history-defying resolution.Uzi Baruch, 10/23/2016, 1:24 PM

Bennett suspends activities with UNESCO

Education Minister Naftali Bennett ceases UNESCO activity, says those backing terror 'may be next in line.'Hezki Baruch, 10/14/2016, 11:46 AM

MK Elazar Stern slams Bennett for Azariya statement

MK Elazar Stern slammed Education Minister Naftali Bennett for his statement that Elor Azariya should be pardoned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 11:36 AM

Netanyhu explains Amona compensation to Kerry

Netanyahu tells Kerry building in Shvut Rachel is 'alternative for Amona residents.'Hezki Baruch, 10/8/2016, 8:47 PM

Energy Minister: Arabs prefer monetary compensation to land

Minister Yuval Steinitz says destruction of Jewish homes is political, not legal; Arabs would prefer compensation and not the land itself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2016, 10:33 PM

Bennett: We will stop all judicial attempts to uproot Jews

Education Minister optimistic about finding solution for Amona; says High Court has overstepped its bounds.Ido Ben Porat, 9/20/2016, 3:56 PM

Bennett: Loving every Jew is not a compromise

Head of Jewish Home Party Naftali Bennett reacts to Rabbi Levinstein's harsh remarks against LGBT community.Eliran Aharon, 7/18/2016, 4:52 PM

Bennett: Discrimination is like 'Sodom and Gemorrah'

Minister Naftali Bennett says he is following the issue of discrimination in haredi schools, and will do anything he can to prevent it.Haim Lev, 7/11/2016, 11:09 AM

Where to, Naftali Bennett?

The Jewish Home-National Union party is at a crossroads.Former MK Yaakov Katz, 2/7/2016, 8:10 AM

Ohana Quits Jewish Home List after Furious Backlash

Former soccer star Eli Ohana informs Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett of his withdrawal from list; MK Zevulun Kalfa returns.Yaakov Levi, 1/29/2015, 9:41 AM

Bennett at INSS: Israelis Must Stop 'Groveling'

Naftali Bennett says he will not apologize for his 'no apologies' PR campaign, Israel should 'blame itself' for poor world relations.Yaakov Levi, 12/18/2014, 4:07 PM

Bennett Bested Indyk and Buried the 2-State-Solution

Bennett told the VIP's to let Israelis decide what is good for them, because the people of Ashkelon and Ashdod, who had missiles raining on their heads, are just as smart as the people sitting in the Saban Conference audience. Ted Belman, 12/18/2014, 6:03 AM