Katz: Mizrachi Being Selective About His "Shock"

MK Katz says Maj. Gen. Mizrachi is ignoring left-wing attacks on the IDF in expressing his 'shock' at last night's Ephraim Brigade incidentGabe Kahn., 12/13/2011, 9:00 PM

MK Yaakov Katz Praises Gov't Plan to Reduce Illegal Immigration

MK Yaakov Katz praised moves by the government to reduce illegal immigration, notes they come three years late.Gabe Kahn., 12/12/2011, 10:05 PM

Ketzaleh: Rivlin Has No Right to Criticize

MK Yaakov Katz answered criticism from Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin saying he did not check the facts.A7 Staff, 11/28/2011, 9:37 PM

Danon, Ketzaleh Give Bright Forecast for Yesha Towns

MKs Danny Danon and Yaakov Katz say they are encouraged by coalition moves on behalf of Yesha's threatened towns.Gavriel Queenann& Yoni K, 11/9/2011, 6:02 PM

Ketzaleh Brings Ministers, MKs to Tour Beit El

MK Yaakov Katz continues to bring influential members of the ruling coalition to Beit El to save the Ulpana neighborhood.Gavriel Queenann & Yoni K, 10/24/2011, 9:53 PM

MK Katz: Netanyahu Revealing His New Positions

MK Katz responds to Netanyahu's intention to return to peace negotiations, calls Land of Israel activists in Likud to leave the party.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2011, 8:53 PM

MK Katz to Diaspora Jews: Come Home

MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz has a special message to Jews living around the world: Come home to Israel!Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 9/28/2011, 5:14 AM

Tel Aviv Nightclub Terrorist Charged

Muhammad Sufan of Kalkilya used a stolen car and a knife to injure eight people three weeks ago.Gil Ronen, 9/19/2011, 10:59 AM

Knesset Approves MK Katz's 'Grunis Law'

Passes in preliminary reading; makes it possible for relatively conservative judge Grunis to succeed Beinisch as Supreme Court President.Gil Ronen, 7/27/2011, 6:44 PM

Committee Rejects Appeal on Grunis Bill

The Ministerial Committee on Legislation rejected an appeal over the decision to support the Grunis Bill.Elad Benari, 7/25/2011, 5:15 AM

Arsonists are Terrorists, Says Knesset Member Katz

Arson of public property is terror, but the government is putting its head in the sand, charges National Union MK Yaakov (Ketzaleh) Katz. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/18/2011, 11:30 AM

Ketzaleh Wins Praise for Border Fence

Even political opponents admit that the fence along Egyptian border is a success. Ketzaleh continues to push migrant city.Maayana Miskin, 7/15/2011, 10:03 AM

43 Year Old Ofra? Min. Vilnai Says It Does Not Have Approval

Minister Matan Vilnai: a significant part of 43 year old Ofra is "built on private Palestinian land and does not have an approved jurisdiction".Elad Benari and Rachel Sylvetsky, 7/14/2011, 8:38 AM

Eitan: Blocs to be Annexed; Rest of Yesha to be Abandoned

For perhaps the first time, a minister in Netanyahu's government has claimed that the PM plans to give away most of Yesha to the PADavid Lev, 7/6/2011, 12:11 AM

Barak Will Launch Wave of Evictions, Says MK Katz

NU’s Ketzaleh cites inside information, says Barak is an “evil man who hates Jewish settlement in Judea and Samaria.”Gil Ronen, 6/5/2011, 9:22 PM

MK Katz Warns AIPAC, ‘Obama Put a Gun to Israel’s Head’

MK Yaakov Katz (Ketzaleh) wrote AIPAC, “Don’t fall for Obama’s magical oratory. He put a gun to Israel’s head and asked it to commit suicide.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2011, 11:55 AM

MK Katz Shows Knesset Scope of Communities Outside the "Blocs"

Responding to PM's 5 points, "Ketzaleh" shows the Knesset just what giving in on "negotiable" communities outside the so called "blocs" entails.David Lev, 5/18/2011, 12:14 AM

MK Katz: Bibi Setting Up Largest Expulsion Since Inquisition’

Netanyahu’s surrender of Jews outside of “settlement blocs” sets the stage for the largest expulsion of Jews since the Inquisition, says MK Katz.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/17/2011, 10:22 AM

Katz: Peres Comments Show 'Disrespect' for Jews

MK Yaakov “Katz sharply criticized President Shimon Peres over his comments on expelling over 100,000 Jews from parts of Judea and Samaria. Elad Benari, 5/12/2011, 3:14 AM

MKs Outraged at 3 Arab Legislators at Fatah-Hamas Ceremony

MKs Yaakov Katz, Rotem and Eldad accused three Arab legislators who are at the Fatah-Hamas unity signing of being disloyal to the State of Israel.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/4/2011, 12:15 PM

Katz: The U.S. Should Choose Israel, Not Pakistan

MK Katz on the fact that bin Laden hid in Pakistan: America should adopt a new way of thinking and support its friends, especially Israel.Elad Benari, 5/3/2011, 3:15 AM

MK: Israel Can Annihilate Iran in a Second

MK Yaakov Katz pushes the envelope of Israel's nuclear ambiguity policy, says enemies should know Israel can destroy them.Gil Ronen, 5/2/2011, 5:16 PM

Religious Parties - Irrelevant or Necessary?

A debate took place on Tuesday during the Jerusalem Conference on the subject of whether religious political parties should join Likud.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 3/16/2011, 4:17 AM

Itamar Massacre Fails to Change Obama’s Anti-Settlement Policy

Israel’s building plans as a response to Arab terror don't move US, which says settlements are illegitimate. MK Katz: "Gov’t must build more.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/14/2011, 12:15 PM

Katz: Hamas Trafficking in Infiltrators’ Organs

MK Yaakov Katz presents document which claims Hamas traffics organs of infiltrators who cross into Israel. He promises to show this to the world.Elad Benari, 3/9/2011, 8:21 AM

Ketzaleh Unleashes Anger at 'Tyrant' Barak

MK “Ketzaleh” Katz slams Defense Minister Barak as a “corrupt tyrant” on national television over recent violence at Gilad Farm.Maayana Miskin, 3/4/2011, 12:04 PM

Knesset Rejects NU Plan for Sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Forty nine against 4, MKs vote down bill that would have placed Judea, Samaria and Jordan Valley under Israeli sovereignty.Gil Ronen, 2/23/2011, 6:49 PM

Building Freeze Drives Families Underground

MKs tour "underground" housing in parking garages in Jerusalem, in which mostly young families live. Katz: Make housing top priority.Elad Benari, 1/20/2011, 5:13 AM

‘We Will Fight for Tzfat’s Jewish Identity’

Rabbis visit Tzfat to strengthen Jewish sovereignty in the city.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 1/10/2011, 2:20 AM

Rabbi's Drastic Measures to Stop African Infiltrators

Rabbi Y. Rosen, head of Zomet Science and Torah Institute, calls for temporary detention camps for thousands of monthly African infiltrators.Hillel Fendel, 1/2/2011, 11:51 AM

Ketzaleh: Netanyahu will Leave Israel One Day

NU chairman steps up the rhetoric against Prime Minister: 'He is pretty like the Hollywood stars and he will move to Hollywood.'Gil Ronen, 12/25/2010, 11:00 PM

Katz: Tel Aviv Luxury Areas Flooded Next by Illegal Immigrants

MK Yaakov Katz (National Union) is warning northern Tel Aviv residents to unite with the city in fighting illegal immigrants, or face a flood.Chana Ya'ar, 12/22/2010, 12:56 PM

MK Katz: What About Racism Against Jews?

Atty-Gen reviews “possible criminal aspects” of rabbis’ ban on home sales to Arabs; MK Katz asks about attempts to keep Jews out of Arab areas.Hillel Fendel, 12/20/2010, 3:02 PM

MK Katz: Jewish Labor a Vision, Foreign Workers an Urgent Need

Practical planning: MK Ya’akov Katz (Ketzaleh), at Israel’s construction sites, on how to increase homegrown work corps.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/20/2010, 8:08 AM

Wave of Arson Fails to Convince Knesset to Up Punishment

A lit match continues to be an easy weapon as the Knesset rejects a bill from MK Yaakov Katz to up the sentence for terror by arson.Maayana Miskin, 12/16/2010, 8:55 AM

MK Katz: If Netanyahu Declares a New Freeze We’ll Overthrow Him

National Union leader declares that his party will provide PM with a safety net as long as no new construction freeze is announced.Elad Benari, 11/11/2010, 11:42 PM

‘Ketzaleh: Tel Aviv Jews Will Flee to Yesha from ‘African Flood’

A flood of African refugees is turning Tel Aviv into an African colony, MK Katz warns. “Soon Tel Aviv Jews will flee to Judea and Samaria.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/8/2010, 1:14 PM

Report to Knesset Lobby: Building Still Frozen in Most of Yesha

The Knesset's Land of Israel lobby told: In 80 percent of Yesha the freeze has not thawed , since Ehud Barak has not signed approved permits. Hillel Fendel, 11/3/2010, 12:17 PM

National Union’s Katz Warns Bibi: Elections to Follow Freeze

A new building freeze would cause a break-up in the government and new elections by spring, warns National Union chairman Yaakov (Ketzaleh) Katz.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/12/2010, 10:07 AM

Peres Says Knesset Wants Two States, Nationalists Walk Out

President Shimon Peres told legislators that a “majority” of the Knesset supports “two states.” “Ketzaleh” led a walkout of the National Union.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/11/2010, 7:30 PM

'Building for Jews' Freezes Religious-Zionist Unity Hopes

The two religious-Zionist parties fail to unite after disagreeing on how to deal with construction freeze pressure.Maayana Miskin, 10/5/2010, 7:46 AM

Opinion: Netanyahu's Strategic Failures

MK Ya'akov Katz summarizes Prime Minister Netanyahu's first year in office and outlines what he defines as strategic failures thus far.MK Ya'akov "Ketzaleh" Katz, 10/4/2010, 1:50 AM

Ketzaleh: Netanyahu Entering Jewish History's Blacklist

National Union leader warns: The Jewish people will never forget Netanyahu's edict that 350,000 Jews may not build homes.Gil Ronen, 9/2/2010, 6:11 PM

Ketzaleh to Shas: Stand Up and Help Your Voters

MK Ketzaleh calls on Shas to help its voters by fighting the construction freeze. The hareidi-religious are the freeze's main victims, he says.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2010, 10:23 PM

Katz: Peres May Have Forgotten - But the Nation of Israel Hasn't

The President greeted new immigrants with surprising opinions on the Jewish nation's title to its land. MK Yaakov Katz issued a sharp rebuttal.Hillel Fendel , 8/3/2010, 3:37 PM

Gov't Told: 2.5 Million Africans Waiting to Enter Israel

At present, the infiltrator population numbers 155,000. Ashdod is a new point of concentration.Gil Ronen, 7/18/2010, 9:17 PM

National Union, Jewish Home Talk Unity

Leaders of the 2 religious-Zionist parties, MKs Katz and Herskovitz, held a press conference to announce progress towards their merger.Hillel Fendel, 7/5/2010, 1:33 PM

The Multi-Faceted Damages of the Construction Freeze

Knesset conference on construction freeze: "Barak must be stopped!" and "Even if the freeze ends, we must ensure that construction resumes."Hillel Fendel, 6/28/2010, 6:37 PM

Katz: Media Leading Dangerous Campaign for Shalit

The renewed pressure campaign on the government to “do whatever it can” to free Gilad Shalit is very dangerous, MK Yaakov Katz warns.Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2010, 5:43 PM

MK Yaakov Katz: Foreign Laborers 'Conquered' Parts of Tel Aviv

Head of Knesset Committee on Foreign Laborers tours Tel Aviv, warns Israel will soon have 100,000 illegal foreign laborers.Gil Ronen, 6/6/2010, 9:57 PM

New Guidelines for Employing Foreign Workers

MKs from the coalition and opposition team up to create a new set of guidelines for employing foreign workers.Maayana Miskin, 5/23/2010, 10:44 PM

Netanyahu Sums Up One Year in Office

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu lists the accomplishments of his first year in office, giving himself and his government good grades.Hillel Fendel, 4/7/2010, 5:44 PM

MK Katz: I'd Tell Obama – We Simply Can't Abide by Your Demands

MK Ya'akov Katz: Prime Minister Netanyahu must act as if the United States administration is demanding that Jews eat pork in condition for peaceYoni Kempinski, 4/7/2010, 3:57 PM

‘Ketzaleh’ Warns US: Surrendering Land brings Rocket Attacks

Every time the US forces Israel to surrender land, it is followed by rocket attacks and civilian casualties, MK Yaakov Katz said Monday. Avi Yellin, 3/22/2010, 11:12 PM

Ketzaleh: Prevent Sudanese Terrorism in Tel Aviv

"Katzelah," the head of the National Union party, responds to “anti-Semitic terrorist attack” by Sudanese refugees in Tel Aviv.Maayana Miskin, 3/22/2010, 6:41 PM

Torah Dedicated at Outpost where IDF Destroyed Building

A new Torah scroll was dedicated Sunday at the same outpost in Samaria where the IDF used Arab workers to destroy a sophisticated sheep barn. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2010, 12:33 PM

Pressure Campaign against Netanyahu’s Proposed Building Freeze

Netanyahu is ready to officially freeze building for Jews in Judea and Samaria for 10 Months. MK Katz asks Likud ministers, "Why are you silent?"Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/24/2009, 12:15 PM