'No need to pretend that we're not behind Syria airstrikes'

Likud MK explains PM Netanyahu's decision to formally announce Israel's responsibility for attack on Iranian base in Syria.Benny Toker, 1/13/2019, 5:12 PM

'Regulation Law 2' approved in preliminary reading

Knesset approves in preliminary reading bill anchoring in law special status of young settlements that have not been officially normalized.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2018, 5:24 PM

'Quiet in the south made current operation possible'

MK notes in retrospect why government did not respond more forcefully to Hamas rocket attacks. 'Legitimate frustration has taken a turn.'Hezki Baruch, 12/4/2018, 1:30 PM

'New Defense Minister will bring new policies'

MK Yoav Kish demands Knesset, Defense Ministry halt negotiations over Khan al-Ahmar. 'No room for dialogue in case of illegal outposts.'Shimon Cohen, 11/25/2018, 8:57 PM

Land of Israel Lobby: Evacuate illegal Bedouin outpost

Leaders of Knesset lobby send letter to PM, Defense and Justice Ministers calling on them to ensure Jewish, Arab outposts treated equally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 3:27 PM

Kish versus Mandelblit: 'We will end the disgrace'

MK responds to AG, who withheld law enforcement officials from hearing on conflict of interest in investigations of PM.Hezki Baruch, 7/12/2018, 3:01 PM

AG: We won't participate in hearing on 'conflict of interest'

AG instructs law enforcement reps. not to participate in Knesset hearing on Netanyahu case investigator's suspected conflict of interest.Tal Polon, 7/12/2018, 2:07 PM

'Reexamine investigations against Netanyahus'

PM's attorneys call on AGto reexamine investigations against Netanyahu and his wife in light of reports of bias by lead investigator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 8:28 PM

Interior Committee approves gun regulations

Significant changes to original Internal Security Ministry Committee proposal; MK Kish: 'For 1st time, gun holders skill will be examined.'Mordechai Sones, 7/9/2018, 7:08 PM

'Regulation Law 2' launched

MKs Kish, Smotrich bring bill to authorize status of neighborhoods and communities established in Judea and Samaria in past 20 years.Hezki Baruch, 7/8/2018, 10:16 AM

Lapid: 'There's an attempt to undermine rule of law

'There are two Netanyahu's: Statesman who brought embassy to Jerusalem, and haunted man sitting at night writing articles.'Rafael Levi, 5/28/2018, 7:17 PM

Civil Administration set for demolitions in 'Mevo'ot Yericho'

Knesset Land of Israel lobby turns to cabinet ministers, calling on them to stop demolitions tomorrow in Jordan Valley community.Hezki Baruch, 4/25/2018, 7:35 PM

Netanyahu: No deliberations on Sovereignty Law

PM pushes off planned discussion on application of Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria until Knesset's summer session.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2018, 6:39 PM

'Sovereignty Law' postponed - again

In light of PM's trip to Germany, MK who drafted bill decides to postpone vote in key ministerial committee by another week.Hezki Baruch, 2/15/2018, 2:06 PM

'Mr Prime Minister, the time has come for sovereignty'

Jewish Home Minister calls on PM not to block Judea, Samaria sovereignty bill, to come to Ministerial Committee for Legislation this Sunday.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2018, 10:12 AM

'Netanyahu backs sovereignty proposal'

PM now backs proposal to apply sovereignty over towns in Judea, Samaria, says Likud MK. Bill to be brought up in two weeks.Shimon Cohen, 1/28/2018, 5:26 PM

Shaked: We'll remain in Judea & Samaria for another 5,000 years

Justice Minister: 'We're not in Judea & Samaria to disappear one day. We've been here for 50 years and we'll be here another 5,000 years.'Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 2:39 PM

Knesset repartee: 'You're a terrorist and a bully'

Meretz MK Mossi Raz slams Likud MK Kish, calling him a 'terrorist' and a 'bully.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 12:16 PM

'If the Prime Minister were opposed, he'd have made it clear'

Head of Land of Israel Lobby convinced proposal to impose sovereignty over Judea and Samaria will win majority in party Central Committee.Shimon Cohen & Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2017, 12:28 PM

'The Supreme Court is acting like the Wise Men of Chelm'

'We won't mislead Netiv Ha'avot residents, we'll avoid additional cases with Regulation Law, continue to press for Judea Samaria building.'Eliran Aharon-Mordechai Sones, 11/27/2017, 4:59 PM

'Boycott Bill' approved by Ministerial Committee

Legislation committee approves amendment to bill which seeks to deter BDS activists by imposing economic consequences on boycott.Hezki Baruch, 11/5/2017, 1:25 PM

New bill seeks to 'give teeth' to fight against BDS

According to 'Boycott Bill,' BDS activists could be sued for 100 thousand shekels without proof of damages - and 500 thousand with proof.Hezki Baruch, 11/1/2017, 5:13 PM

'Legal Advisor's authority overriding the Knesset's'

MK Yoav Kish: Knesset Legal Advisor is not elected, not a political actor, not a player in decision-making arena.Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2017, 5:02 PM

Growing frustration in Likud with Trump administration

'Trump has great rhetoric, but in practice not much has happened,' says Knesset Land of Israel Lobby chair.Hezki Baruch, 10/3/2017, 2:53 PM

'Beit El Law' gets another chance

Prime Minister's Office sources say PM did not veto bill. Justice Minister pledges to bring law up Sunday.Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2017, 10:10 PM

'MK Kish paid a high price for the Beit El Law'

Reports say PM Netanyahu decided not to appoint Likud MK to head committee, as punishment for insisting PM keep promise to build in Beit El.Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2017, 3:03 PM

'The Chief Justice must be elected democratically'

New bill takes aim at 'seniority' method of appointing Chief Justice of Supreme Court.Tal Polon, 6/1/2017, 12:38 PM

Sources close to Netanyahu: Family Plan in right direction

Prime Minister's associates hush voices in Likud announcing crisis over plan presented today by Finance Minister Kahlon.Mordechai Sones, 4/18/2017, 10:01 PM

Will Arab MK be stripped of immunity?

Knesset House Committee to vote Wednesday on proposal to strip Arab MK of immunity following allegations of aiding Hamas terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2016, 11:06 AM

How the Regulation Law can help save Amona

MK Kish, one of the framers of the Regulation Law, explains its purpose and how it can protect towns from demolition.Hezki Baruch, 11/14/2016, 12:03 PM

Kish pushes bill against V15

Likud MK Yoav Kish reacts to state comptroller's statement that V15 acted legally in last Israeli elections.Aruts Sheva Staff, 10/18/2016, 6:04 PM

MK Kish: Time to leave B'Tselem and Peace Now

MK says we must disconnect from leftist organizations because they have cut themselves off from the rest of the nation and its suffering.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2016, 5:42 PM

'I will not go against rule of law'

MK Yoav Kish (Likud) warns against 'violating rule of law' to oppose the destruction of Amona.Hezki Baruch, 9/12/2016, 2:53 PM

'Disabled in workplace' bill expected to pass

A bill which would require large government bodies to meet a quota of 5% disabled employees approved for final Knesset vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 11:57 AM

Multiple Knesset efforts to save Amona

Knesset committee to discuss two bills for preventing destruction of Amona. Liberman also trying to save community with law from 1950.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/15/2016, 1:57 PM

MK Amsalem: No reason for us to fear the Court

Likud MK demands answers on controversial police investigation, criticizes MK Kish's bill.Hezki Baruch, 6/23/2016, 4:45 PM

Likud MK hopes to stop unity government

'Better to have a narrow government with principles than a broad coalition that sells out,' says Yoav Kish.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 1:22 PM

'We need to say no thanks to American aid'

Likud MK calls for Israel to become independent, so that it won't need US financial aid, and can be a world power in its own right.Hezki Baruch, 4/27/2016, 2:07 PM

Knesset approves bill against elections meddling

Bill takes aim at foreign-funded NGOs subverting elections. Likud MK: 'in contrast to US elections, money won't defeat Israeli elections.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2016, 5:20 PM

IDF beard rules are just to make things difficult

During heated discussion, Personnel Directorate head admits army changed rules because it didn't like seeing bearded soldiers.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2016, 2:56 PM

If Hazan doesn't shape up, we'll go to elections

MK David Bitan explains why MK Oren Hazan was suspended: 'He provokes the party, leaves whenever he wants.'Hezki Baruch, 2/24/2016, 4:15 PM

'Terrorist should end up with bullet between eyes'

Likud MK Yoav Kish attacks Bennett for criticism of Defense Minister, asserts terror wave won't be solved with military operation.Hezki Baruch, 1/20/2016, 7:56 PM

'We must shake off the hallucinatory far-left'

Yoav Kish says opposition can no longer hide behind 'not knowing' of far-left NGOs shocking conduct, must begin to condemn.Hezki Baruch, 1/13/2016, 5:31 PM

'The Left can't teach us about human rights'

Likud MK Yoav Kish officially files bill aimed at fighting Israeli NGOs funded by foreign countries who work against Jewish state.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2015, 6:09 PM

Bill: Ban foreign NGOs from contact with IDF

New law could see foreign-funded NGOs liquidated immediately if they are found to be undermining the State of Israel.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2015, 11:55 AM

New coalition crisis brewing over Draft Law change

Likud MK Yoav Kish threatens to vote against any changes to law mandating all 18-year-olds serve in Israeli army.Moshe Cohen, 11/19/2015, 8:42 AM

Anti-parent bill suffers close loss in Knesset

Outraged Likud MKs slam 'extremist opposition' and 'spineless coalition members' for voting against bill to limit parental rights.Cynthia Blank, 11/4/2015, 5:14 PM

Likud MK Calls for Targeted Killings of Terrorists

MK Yoav Kish says Israel must kill terrorists who are preparing to fire rockets on Israel - before they carry out the rocket attacks.Hezki Baruch, 6/25/2015, 1:12 AM

MKs Left and Right Blast Kotler

MKs from right and left criticize actor Oded Kotler, who compared Likud voters to "straw-chewing beasts".Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2015, 6:16 AM

MK Pushes Return to Free Market for Books

MK Yoav Kish calls to repeal Literature Protection Law, which prevents sales being offered on books for 18 months after debut.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 5/31/2015, 9:41 AM

Yishai Urges PM to Oust Candidate from Likud List

Yachad-Ha'am Itanu leader says Yoav Kish's comments supporting a divided Jerusalem will give voters the wrong message.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 1/18/2015, 11:24 AM

Likud Candidate Supports Division of Jerusalem

Yoav Kish, Likud's Dan Region representative and 19th on the Knesset list, says Jerusalem neighborhoods should be divided.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2015, 10:04 AM