Kahlon Surprisingly Liberal on Non-Economic IssuesKulanu party chairman aligns with Yesh Atid, in the end, on public transport on Shabbat, civil marriage, and the haredi draft.
Labor MKs File Civil Marriage Bill in KnessetThe Labor bill is the latest in a long line of proposals to allow civil marriages conducted in Israel to be recognized by the state.
Knesset Rejects Civil Marriage BillCivil marriage shot down in landslide vote; Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu attends to personally place opposing vote.
Danny Dayan vs. Jewish Home on Same-Sex MarriageFormer Judea, Samaria regional leader upset by Jewish Home’s ‘homophobic’ stance on civil marriage, same-sex marriage.
Livni Pushes for Same-Sex Marriage LegislationJustice Minister Tzipi Livni reportedly pushes for civil union law, including same-sex marriages, to be passed in Israel.
Rabbi Binyamin Lau: Israel Needs Civil MarriagesRabbi Benny Lau of Jerusalem, nephew of former Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, says he is in favor of civil unions for couples
Jewish Home MK: Time to Break Yesh Atid AllianceMK Yoni Chetboun expands on previous comments, calls on his party to seek alternative alliances "to promote Jewish identity".
Hareidi MK: Lapid Back to His Old TricksHareidi MK dismisses Yesh Atid’s civil marriage bill. ‘Lapid trying to make the public forget his failure.’
Ariel Vows to 'Abort Civil Marriage Law'MK Uri Ariel (Bayit HaYehudi) makes clear that he will act immediately to prevent civil marriage from advancing "except in headlines"
Civil Marriage Threatens Lapid-Bennett AllianceBayit Yehudi may end its alliance with Lapid’s Yesh Atid party over attempts to institute civil marriage, same-sex marriage, MK says.
MK Praises Civil Marriage: ‘The Time has Come’Yesh Atid MK recalls her 30-second US marriage ceremony with satisfaction, calls for civil ceremonies in Israel.