Whose Side is Yair Lapid On, Anyway?

Yair Lapid refuses to sign vote-sharing deal with any left parties, and may lose them seat in the next Knesset, officials complained.Moshe Cohen, 12/11/2014, 8:19 AM

'Left Bloc? Three Failed Politicians Want to Unite!'

Deputy Minister Hotoveli mocks reports of center and left parties uniting for March elections. 'No direction, no leadership in Left.'Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 12/7/2014, 2:47 PM

Livni: I'm Ready to be Prime Minister

Former Justice Minister says she believes a joint list with Labor will be formed in order to unseat Netanyahu.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2014, 3:59 AM

Likud MK Moshe Kahlon to Form New Political Party in 2017

MK said to be forming new Center-Left party, a la Yair Lapid's Yesh Atid.Tova Dvorin, 12/8/2013, 10:28 AM

PA Hopes to Talk Peace with Lapid

The Palestinian Authority is hoping that Yair Lapid’s achievement in this week’s election will lead to the resumption of peace negotiations.Elad Benari, 1/25/2013, 5:12 AM

Livni Repeats Calls for Unity, Labor Responds: Quit the Antics

Livni has not yet given up on her hopes of forming a united front to rival Likud. Annie Lubin, 1/8/2013, 3:25 PM

Deri: Shas Joining Left is a 'Bad Joke'

Aryeh Deri dismisses as "a bad joke" reports that his party is in talks with the left to create an obstructive bloc to the Likud.Elad Benari, 1/8/2013, 4:12 AM

Lapid and Yechimovich: Livni Created a 'Political Spin'

Labor and Yesh Atid accuse Livni of misleading the public over what happened during meeting between the leaders of the three parties.Elad Benari, 1/8/2013, 3:12 AM

Bennett: Left's Anti-Likud Bloc is Not Serious

The Jewish Home will recommend Netanyahu as Prime Minister no matter what, says Naftali Bennett.Elad Benari, 1/6/2013, 2:47 AM

Netanyahu: I Never Ruled Out Any Parties

"I am a ready for a broad coalition, but some parties are rejecting me in advance," Netanyahu tells Channel 2.Elad Benari, 1/6/2013, 2:06 AM

Livni Calls for Center-Left Unity

Tzipi Livni, who heads the Hatnua party, says she's willing to put ego considerations aside to oust Netanyahu from power.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/4/2013, 10:18 PM

Olmert to Select Kadima's Knesset List

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is not going anywhere and will be be part of the committee that will select Kadima’s Knesset list.Elad Benari, 11/29/2012, 3:15 AM

Olmert to Livni: Let's Run Together

Tzipi Livni is expected to meet Sunday with former PM Ehud Olmert and discuss with him the possibility of their running together.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 4:17 AM

Labor is Not a Leftist Party, Says Yechimovich

In an unusual move, Labor leader speaks to Arutz Sheva, supports an agreement that keeps 80% of Yesha residents in their homes.Elad Benari, 11/14/2012, 6:13 AM

Peres: I Intend to Complete My Term

President Shimon Peres denies reports that he is planning to run in the next Knesset elections as head of Israel’s center-left bloc.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/9/2012, 9:11 PM

Olmert and Livni Call for Government Change

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and former Kadima chairwoman Tzipi Livni meet, say that “a government change” in Israel is necessary.Elad Benari, 11/1/2012, 6:44 AM

Peres Refuses to Run in Elections Despite Pressure

President Shimon Peres has refused to end his term early and run in the next Knesset elections, despite pressure from left on him to do so.Elad Benari, 10/30/2012, 5:13 AM

Ramon Calls for Center-Left Unity

Former MK Haim Ramon says Israel’s center-left parties must unite in response to the unity between the Likud and Yisrael Beytenu parties.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/26/2012, 11:00 PM