Jewish Home MK: PM's Trial Balloon will Explode in our Faces

MK Chetboun stands behind party leader Bennett, who attacked Netanyahu's alleged suggestion to leave settlers under PA rule.Gil Ronen, 1/28/2014, 1:07 PM

Slashed Hareidi Budgets Blamed on ‘Fundamental Hate’

Hareidi MK: decision to cut budgets for hareidi men – while funding draft dodgers – proves the real problem is hatred.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2014, 11:18 AM

MK Slams 'Communist' Lapid

In contrast to Jewish Home MK's attack on 'Comrade Lapid's' threats against Chief Rabbinate, Bennett notably silent.Ari Yashar, 1/13/2014, 12:00 PM

'How Can You Make Peace With a Group That Venerates Hitler?'

Yoni Chetboun questions ongoing peace process in light of PA incitement revelations, including glorification of Nazism.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2014, 3:21 PM

Protest in Adam: This Terror Cannot Continue

Dozens protest following near-fatal terrorist attack. ‘This cannot continue.’Maayana Miskin, 12/24/2013, 8:23 PM

MK: Worried About Poverty? Restore Child Payments

MK Chetboun reacts to poverty report with call to restore slashed benefits. ‘Child payments mean bread, milk.’Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 10:18 PM

MK Chetboun: Why Are Israeli Students Meeting Abbas?

MK criticizes Student Union for planning to go to Ramallah. "Even the President of Guatemala isn't meeting Abbas," he notes.Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 5:12 AM

Knesset Joins Youth in Thanking Injured Soldiers

Bnei Akiva, MKs hope to make thanking injured soldiers an annual event.Maayana Miskin, 11/20/2013, 1:43 AM

MK Chetboun: We Should End Yesh Atid Alliance

In an interview, Jewish Home Party MK Yoni Chetboun said that his party should reconsider its alliance with Yesh AtidDavid Lev, 11/14/2013, 10:57 AM

MK Condemns Kerry's Self-Fulfilling Intifada Prophecy

Chetboun condemns terror attempt at Tapuach, says terror must be 'defeated, not spoken to'; insists Kerry's threats yield results.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 9:09 AM

MK Chetboun to Europeans: Time for 2-State Alternatives

Bayit Yehudi MK tells European Parliament delegation "it is time to break out of paradigms that have demonstrably failed."Ari Yashar, 11/5/2013, 7:35 PM

Jewish Home MK: Time to Break Alliance With Yesh Atid

MK Yoni Chetboun expands on previous comments, calls on his party to seek alternative alliances "to promote Jewish identity".Ari Soffer, 10/31/2013, 11:45 AM

Civil Marriage Threatens Lapid-Bennett Alliance

Bayit Yehudi may end its alliance with Lapid’s Yesh Atid party over attempts to institute civil marriage, same-sex marriage, MK says.Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2013, 4:10 PM

Piron Encouraged to Reinstate School Trips to Hevron

"Visiting Hevron is a Jewish Zionist value," write MKs Chetboun and Ohayon to Education Minister Shai Piron.Elad Benari, 10/25/2013, 1:15 AM

MK Chetboun: Releasing Terrorists Encourages Terrorism

MK Yoni Chetboun said that the release of terrorists by the government would only encourage more terrorism.David Lev, 10/6/2013, 5:48 PM

MKs: Abbas Talking Peace, but Allowing Terror

Minister Katz accuses Abbas of failing to fight terrorism, while MK Chetboun says Israel must restore deterrence immediately.Maayana Miskin, 10/6/2013, 1:45 PM

Nationalist MKs Denounce Terror Attack, Demand End to Talks

The government must stop releasing terrorists, says MKs from the Likud and Bayit Yehudi following Psagot terror attack.Elad Benari, 10/6/2013, 4:31 AM

Chetboun: Annex Judea and Samaria, Give Arabs Citizenship

Jewish Home MK proposes an alternative to the “two-state solution”: annexation with full citizenship.Maayana Miskin, 8/30/2013, 1:15 AM

'No Place for Bayit Yehudi in This Government'

MK joins victims' families in last-minute protest, suggests his party leave the government.Maayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 12:08 PM

MK Chetboun: Kerry Gave Up on 2 States

Bayit Yehudi MK says 2 state solution is “an obsession on the verge of lunacy.”Gil Ronen, 6/30/2013, 11:05 PM

‘Americans Know the Two-State Solution has Failed’

Dayan says American leaders realize ‘two-state solution’ is a bust. MK: even Kerry knows there won’t be a PA state.Eliran Aharon, Washington, 6/30/2013, 1:47 PM

MK: Jewish Values are Israel’s ‘Core Curriculum’

MK Chetboun wonders why the government is pushing English and math, but not Jewish values, Torah and Zionism.Maayana Miskin, 6/18/2013, 4:30 PM

Yesh Atid MK Slams 'Settlement' and 'Occupation'

MK Ofer Shelah slams the settlement enterprise as an obstacle to peace, attacks “Israeli occupation”.Elad Benari, 6/13/2013, 4:16 AM

Ministers Expected to Oppose ‘Anti-Hareidi’ Perry Report

The Perry Committee’s recommendations are expected to face strong opposition. MK: It looks like an anti-hareidi campaign.Maayana Miskin, 5/26/2013, 12:52 PM

Knesset Votes for ‘Jenin, Jenin Law’

Knesset gives initial approval to bill that would forbid slander of IDF soldiers.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 8:46 PM

MK Chetboun: Apology a Knife in Soldiers' Backs

Bayit Yehudi MK says Turkey apology sends a message to soldiers: "We don't have your backs."Gil Ronen, 3/23/2013, 9:06 PM

Video: Ariel University Students Protest Obama Exclusion

Students at Ariel University protested their exclusion from U.S. President’s speech. ‘No ignoring us.’, 3/19/2013, 9:12 PM

MK Chetboun to Obama: Invite Students from Ariel

MK Yoni Chetboun appeals directly to Obama, asking him to invite students of the Ariel University to his speech in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2013, 5:13 AM

Ariel Students Excluded from Obama Talk

Obama’s staff sends speech invites to Israeli schools, but Ariel University students off the list. MK protests to ambassador.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2013, 9:52 AM