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Herzog: We Are the Real Zionism

Labor Central Committee approves "Zionist Center" list for the coming elections. Livni: This time we will win.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 1/26/2015, 12:15 AM

Former Kadima MK Hasson May Join Labor-Hatnua

Yoel Hasson, a former Kadima MK, who has followed steadily behind Livni since Likud, may become #16 on Labor-Hatnua's Knesset list.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/25/2015, 3:02 PM

Elazar Stern Officially Joins Yesh Atid

In a press conference Sunday, Yair Lapid announced Elazar's move to join Yesh Atid, calling him 'Yesh Atid's 20th Knesset member.'Yoni Kempinski, Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2015, 12:33 PM

Elazar Stern Joins Yesh Atid Party

Former Hatnua MK will be joining Yair Lapid's party, just weeks after resigning from Hatnua.Hezki Baruch, 1/17/2015, 6:36 PM

Mitzna: Livni Behaved 'Like a Dictator'

MK Amram Mitzna says Tzipi Livni was never authorized by the rest of the party to negotiate with Labor.Elad Benari, 1/7/2015, 5:16 AM

Meir Sheetrit Resigns from Hatnua

Sheetrit resigns Thursday, leaving just Amir Peretz and Tzipi Livni in the nearly-defunct party.Tova Dvorin, 12/25/2014, 12:55 PM

Hatnua Party Falling Apart: Mitzna Leaves Politics

MK Amram Mitzna is bowing out of politics – again, informing the leadership of the Hatnua party that he has had enough.Yaakov Levi, 12/24/2014, 5:40 PM

Report: Stern Weighing Joining Yisrael Beytenu

Stern a good fit for Avigdor Liberman's party, associates say, after the MK left Hatnua due to its pact with Labor.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2014, 1:06 PM

MK David Tzur Resigns from Tzipi Livni's Hatnua

Tzur says he is 'satisfied' with his political career in resignation announcement, becomes latest MK to leave Livni's faction.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2014, 11:06 AM

MK Elazar Stern Leaves Tzipi Livni's Hatnua

Stern objects to Livni's pact with Labor, in letter of resignation from the party noting that Hatnua has strayed too far Left for his views.Orly Harari, Tova Dvorin, 12/20/2014, 9:10 PM

Labor Approves Merger with Hatnua

Besides rotation in PM's seat, Livni and her colleagues will have 6 slots in the joint list, including numbers 2, 8 and 16.Gil Ronen, 12/14/2014, 8:28 PM

Labor MK: Herzog-Livni Pact 'End of Extreme Right'

"Herzog and Livni, well done," says MK Stav Shaffir of joint Labor-Hatnua list.Elad Benari, 12/11/2014, 4:42 AM

Livni, Herzog Speak to Press on Leftist Pact

Joint pact officially announced; if Labor-Hatnua wins, Herzog to serve 2 years as prime minister, followed by Livni for 2 years.Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2014, 8:39 PM

It's Official: Hatnua, Labor Join for Leftist Bloc

Hatnua head Tzipi Livni announces pact with Yitzhak Herzog's Labor party; deal could potentially gain large bloc of Knesset seats.Hezki Baruch, 12/10/2014, 6:24 PM

'Left Bloc? 3 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 and Herzog 'Very Close' to Joint List

Hatnua chairwoman and Labor chairman reportedly have agreed on several principles ahead of an agreement to run together.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/5/2014, 8:33 PM

Herzog-Livni-Mofaz Joint List in the Works

Report reveals negotiations are being held to form joint leftist bloc, with Labor sources saying it has a '60% chance' of success.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2014, 11:19 AM

Livni Warns Government has 'Reached a Crossroads'

Elections rhetoric becomes more blatant, as Hatnua head calls to let voters choose between 'two worldviews,' slams 'Knesset extremists.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/1/2014, 2:59 PM

Meridor: Livni Offered Me to Join Hatnua

Former Minister says that after he was placed in an unrealistic spot on the Likud's election list, Livni suggested he join her instead.Elad Benari, 12/1/2014, 4:44 AM

Livni, Lapid to Form 25-MK Leftist Front

Justice Minister reveals that the two coalition partners agreed to form a common front 'against nationalism' amid spring election talk.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2014, 9:39 AM

Mitzna: My Comments Were Manipulated

MK Amram Mitzna says he did not compare Jewish Home to Hamas in the sense of a terrorist organization.Elad Benari, 6/27/2014, 5:16 AM

Minister Says Livni Should Leave the Government

In special interview, Uri Orbach calls HaTnua 'fictitious,' slams Livni for blaming Israel over talks - which he has 'no problem' reviving.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2014, 2:00 PM

FM Offers Talks Without Terrorist Releases

Avigdor Liberman says Israel 'in favor of negotiations' as long as terrorists remain in prison.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2014, 9:36 AM

Sa'ar Blasts Members of Livni's Party

Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar says Hatnua should back the Israeli government, not blame it for torpedoing peace talks.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 4/8/2014, 3:15 AM

Leftist MKs Under Fire for Pressuring Netanyahu

Idea to swap construction freeze for terrorist release sharply criticized, as official notes the request's 'suspicious' timing.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 3/25/2014, 12:07 PM

MKs: Don't Release Terrorists, Freeze Construction

MKs from Labor, Hatnua and Shas send a letter to the PM, urge him to cancel terrorist release and freeze "settlement" construction instead.Benny Moshe, 3/25/2014, 3:13 AM

Leftist Pundit Pressures Livni to 'Retire Now'

Commentator Raviv Druker tells justice minister Tzipi Livni she is ineffective and should quit before making a total mockery of herself.Ari Yashar, 3/20/2014, 5:35 PM

Revealed: The Trade-Off That Won Hatnua’s Support

Livni’s party agreed to back three controversial bills in exchange for govt. support for its own contested legislation.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 10:06 AM

Hatnua Endorses MK Meir Sheetrit for President

Hatnua MK Sheetrit endorsed by Livni, rest of his party, but still needs to collect signatures to make the cut.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2014, 7:35 PM

Likud Gains 2 Seats, Jewish Home Drops in New Poll

The Likud- Beytenu would receive 33 seats if elections were held today, followed by Labor with 16, according to new poll.Elad Benari, 1/6/2014, 2:15 AM

Public Tension between Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua

Coalition MKs trade barbs over ‘homes for terrorists’ claims and more. PA leaders lend support to ‘Jewish Home’ position.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 12:20 PM

Bennett: Good Thing Pioneers Weren’t Like Livni

In spite of left-wing opposition, gov't approves Judea and Samaria towns as part of "national priority" list.Maayana Miskin, 8/4/2013, 1:38 PM

Why Left and Right Agree on Referendum

MKs from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua agree the nation should have a chance to vote on Israel-PA agreement.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 10:52 AM

Support for 'Flawed’ Bill on Hareidi Enlistment

Bill on hareidi enlistment passes with 14 votes and 4 abstentions, but dissatisfaction remains.Maayana Miskin, 7/7/2013, 12:13 PM

Mitzna: Yair Lapid as FM is 'Irresponsible'

Appointing Yair Lapid as Finance Minister is like appointing Amir Peretz as Defense Minister, says MK Amram Mitzna.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2013, 5:52 AM

Ariel: We're Still Waiting for an Answer on Livni

The Bayit Yehudi is still waiting for clarifications from the Likud regarding its coalition agreement with Livni’s party, says MK Uri Ariel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2013, 3:44 AM

PM: ‘Deadly Weapons Piling Up Around Us’

PM Netanyahu warns that even as he tries to unite parties in a coalition, Israel’s enemies unite to bring about Jewish state's destruction.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 2:42 PM

Livni Objects to Israeli Construction

Livni expresses objection to Israeli construction in E1 and in the northern Jerusalem neighborhood of Ramat Shlomo.Elad Benari, 2/24/2013, 5:13 AM

Danon Reminds: This is a Nationalist Government

MK Danny Danon (Likud): Livni should remember she's joining a Netanyahu-led government and not vice versa.Elad Benari, 2/22/2013, 6:14 AM

Bayit Yehudi: Bibi-Livni Agreement Unacceptable

Bayit Yehudi plans to ask Likud to reconsider and perhaps change the coalition agreement with Tzipi Livni.Elad Benari, 2/22/2013, 4:12 AM

Bennett: Livni Has Given Up on Ariel

Bayit Yehudi chairman attacks the coalition agreement between the Likud and Hatnua, reminding that Livni was ready to split Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/21/2013, 3:13 AM

Feiglin: I Hope Likud Will be in Bibi’s Coalition

MK Feiglin: Likud should make sure to save room for itself in the coalition.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 1:10 PM

Livni: Coalition Deal will Let Us Push Our Views

Livni tells her party that deal with Netanyahu will allow Hatnua to push its own views of diplomacy, prevent “extreme” government. Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 11:56 AM

Will Shas be the Next to Join?

Livni tells Shas she expects to see them join the coalition as Netanyahu calls for ‘broad-based unity.’Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2013, 10:49 PM

Likud-Hatnua Union ‘A Mistake,’ MK Warns

MK Ariel warns against Likud-Hatnua deal, calls for Likud nationalists to come out of hiding. Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2013, 10:49 PM

Livni Joins Bibi, Will Control PA Talks

A proposed deal between Likud and Hatnua would give Tzipi Livni sole oversight of Israel’s talks with the Palestinian Authority.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2013, 6:49 PM

Report: Livni Will be Justice Minister

Hatnua chairwoman will reportedly be appointed Justice Minister in Netanyahu's new coalition and will play a role in peace talks.Elad Benari, 2/18/2013, 6:43 AM

Will Livni Have a Spot in the Next Government?

"I came back and said that peace is not a dirty word," said Livni, whose chance of being asked to join Netanyahu's coalition is still shakyAnnie Lubin, 1/23/2013, 7:19 PM

Likud Official: Netanyahu Prefers Lapid

Netanyahu would prefer a coalition with Lapid and Livni over the Jewish Home, a senior Likud official tells Arutz Sheva.Elad Benari, 1/16/2013, 12:10 AM

Study: HaTnua Less Democratic than Balad

A team of researchers developed a unique "internal party democracy index " to assess the level of democracy in political parties.Annie Lubin, 1/14/2013, 1:44 AM

Poll: Likud Beytenu, Left are Neck on Neck

Eleven days to elections: Second poll shows the right-hareidi bloc in the lead with 66 seats, but center-left parties still rival Likud.Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2013, 9:51 AM

Livni Slams Likud and Jewish Home 'Extremists'

The "extremists" in the Likud and the Jewish Home are a threat to Israel, says the chair of the Hatnua party.Elad Benari, 1/10/2013, 8:18 AM

Lapid, Yechimovich: Livni Created a '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

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

Erdan: Livni Won't be Part of Peace Talks

Minister Gilad Erdan in television interview: Netanyahu told me that if Livni joins coalition, she won't take part in peace talks.Elad Benari, 1/4/2013, 6:42 AM

Political Parties Ask Peres: Work to Free Pollard

Ten of Israel's parties from across the political spectrum have united in a call to President Peres to work for Pollard's release.Elad Benari, 1/4/2013, 3:15 AM

Olmert Attacks Livni Over 'Crushing Loss'

After previously considering running with Tzipi Livni, former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is now attacking his former Kadima colleague.Elad Benari, 12/31/2012, 5:43 AM