Core Curriculum repeal passes first reading in KnessetBill repealing previous law making funding for haredi schools dependent on Core Curriculum compliance expected to become law next week.
Bill to cancel core classes in haredi schoolsUTJ, Naftali Bennett in favor of revoking former Education Minister Shai Piron's requirement that haredi schools teach English, math.
Deputy Education Minister resigns from KnessetMeir Porush leaves Knesset as per 'Norwegian Law,' to end months of infighting within UTJ over distribution of MKs.
Council of Torah Sages discusses growth of Reform movementHasidic body convenes to discuss growing Reform influence. 'Connection between Netanyahu and Reform - twist of the knife.'
Bennett: Haredi children deserve equality in educationBennett says on tour in Yavneh 'haredi education will no longer be deprived but will be equal'.
United Torah Judaism MK: No 'Unity' GovernmentMK Meir Porush speaks to Arutz Sheva about the race for a coalition - and puzzles over 'illogical' push for government with Likud and Labor.
Hareidi Party Lists Prerequisites for Joining CoalitionUnited Torah Judaism MKs say budget for hareidi schools a must, vow to reverse hareidi enlistment law mandating IDF service.
Border Police Turn Away MK at Yitzhar's Od Yosef Hai YeshivaMK Meir Porush not allowed to visit, despite Defense Ministry guideline stating otherwise; vows to return building to residents.
Yeshiva Student Stipends Come to an EndSome 10,000 full-time married yeshiva students received their last government stipend, ending a tradition that has been extant for 33 years.
Hareidi MKs Welcome End of 'Worst Government in History'MKs from United Torah Judaism party welcome the dissolution of the Knesset, saying it was "the worst one in the country's history".
Hareidi IDF Enlistment Targets to be MetShaked Committee learns its law mandating hareidi enlistment succeeding vis-a-vis IDF recruitment, though not civilian national service.
Hareidi MK: We May Boycott Judea and Samaria'There is tremendous pressure that says – let's boycott some of their factories,' says MK Porush.
'Netanyahu Deceived Us'Hareidi MK spits fire at the Prime Minister over criminal sanctions enactment in interview to Arutz Sheva.
Hareidi MKs to Lapid: Go Ahead, Quit"We would be delighted if Lapid resigns from the government," says MK Moses in response to Finance Minister's threats.
Hareidi MKs: Lapid Exhibiting MegalomaniaHareidi-religious MKs slam Finance Minister Yair Lapid over his remarks that he will work to fire Israel’s Chief Rabbis.
Rabbis Tell MKs: Don't Enable Kerry Plan - ResignRabbinical Congress for Peace rabbis urge ministers to shake complacency, prepare resignation letters to prevent withdrawals.
MK Porush Complains to US Ambassador About Draft 'Edict'Israeli rabbis are headed to the US to stop the "edict" on drafting hareidi youths, MK Meir Porush wrote in a letter to the US ambassador
Gantz: A Hareidi Soldier in IDF Will Leave IDF HareidiIn Shaked Committee meeting, IDF Chief of Staff states 'The IDF does not see the hareidi-religious community as an enemy.'
Porush: Fewer Rabbis? Try Fewer PoliticiansHareidi MK not pleased by suggestion to elect just one chief rabbi.
MK Porush: 'Enlistment will Lead to Religious War'Porush of Agudat Yisrael mahes comments in a meeting with U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro.
MK Porush: Equality? Why don't Arabs Serve?In meetings with fellow MKs, UTJ politician points to hypocrisy in demanding equal service only from hareidim.
‘A Law Won’t Make Hareidi Men Enlist’Hareidi-religious MK, ‘Whoever thinks a law will force Torah students to enlist in the army is mistaken.’
Porush: This is a Dark Day for IsraelHareidi-religious MK slams law requiring hareidi enlistment. ‘This will be remembered as a dark day.’
Hareidi MK: If Govt. Forces Enlistment, Israel Won’t be Our HomeHareidi MK: If Torah students are forced to enlist, ‘We will tell the world this isn’t the place for Torah observant Jews.’
Hareidi MK: Feiglin Temple Mount Ascents 'Dangerous' for IsraelMeir Porush (UTJ) called on PM Netanyahu to throw MK Moshe Feiglin out of the Likud because of his 'dangerous' Temple Mount ascent
Hareidi Parties Preparing for Opposition"We will sit with Shelly Yechimovich in the opposition," says Shas's Aryeh Deri.
Deputy Minister: PA Tactics Typical of Arab Wheeling & DealingMK Porush also hints PM could face hareidi political pressure if he extends building freeze. Hareidi NPO campaigns against freeze.
Deputy Minister of Education: I'll Move My Office to JailDeputy Minister of Education Meir Porush says he will move his office to Masiyahu prison, where parents of students in Emmanuel are serving time.
Veteran MK and Leading Rabbi, Menachem Porush, Dies at 94Longtime Knesset Member and leading hareidi religious Rabbi Menachem Porush died at his home in Jerusalem late Sunday night. Burial will be Monday.