Stunned by Zionist Union breakup, Livni vows 'revolution'

MK Tzipi Livni leaves room stunned after Labor chief announces end to Zionist Union, later vows 'revolution in upcoming election'.David Rosenberg, 1/1/2019, 12:47 PM

Zionist Union breaks up

Labor splits from Zionist Union, leaving Tzipi Livni's Hatnuah on its own. Labor MK says party aiming for new alliance with Benny Gantz.David Rosenberg, 1/1/2019, 11:21 AM

'They offered me to join another party, I hung up'

MK Eyal Ben-Reuven: At this moment, Tzipi Livni is not considering leaving the Zionist Union.Shimon Cohen, 12/28/2018, 6:38 AM

Poll: Likud receives 31 seats, Gantz's party 15

New poll finds Zionist Union tanking if former IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz runs in an independent party headed by himself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2018, 8:08 AM

Labor MKs to jump ship, join Meretz?

Lawmakers from Labor party mull leaving for far-left Meretz faction, as polls show Labor plummeting from 24 seats - to as few as 9.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 2:38 PM

Livni: Put the ego aside for the sake of the revolution

Opposition leader hints she does not support Avi Gabbay's position that he will head the party's list no matter what.Ben Ariel, 12/26/2018, 4:39 AM

Gabbay offered Gantz to head Zionist Union

Zionist Union chairman reportedly offered former IDF chief of staff to lead the party in his place, but Gantz turned down the offer.Hezki Baruch, 12/26/2018, 3:44 AM

'Gabbay was right' projected on Hadera chimneys

Zionist Union launches new campaign focusing on cost of living and the rise in electricity prices.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2018, 5:28 AM

NTO THE FRAY: Bennett and Bibi’s election error?

Given the emerging realities in Israel’s political landscape, the danger to Right-wing incumbency entailed in early elections might well be considerably less than those entailed in postponing them. Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/30/2018, 12:15 PM

New law would ban sitting MKs from defecting to the coalition

Amid efforts by rebel Zionist Union MK Robert Tivaev to join coalition, new law would ban lawmakers from 'crossing the lines'.Tzvi Lev, 11/29/2018, 3:42 PM

Zionist Union suspends its own MK

Zionist Union suspends MK Robert Tiviaev for a month due to absence in the Knesset during a vote on a bill.Hezki Baruch, 11/29/2018, 4:32 AM

Gabbay and Livni call for elections

Zionist Union chairman, opposition leader hold joint press conference following Liberman's resignation.Elad Benari, 11/15/2018, 4:05 AM

Amir Peretz announces he has beaten cancer

Veteran Labor lawmaker says he successfully beat the disease in 2017.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2018, 1:45 PM

Zionist Union MK resigns over 'Nationality Law'

MK Zouheir Bahloul submits letter of resignation, will be replaced by Moshe Mizrahi.Chaim Lev, 10/17/2018, 5:07 AM

Poll: Labor falls to 8, Jewish Home surges to 13

With entry of former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz into politics, center-left vote split, as Likud maintains double-digit lead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 9:02 PM

Zionist Union implosion continues

Senior MKs and party leader Avi Gabbay get into shouting match at party event as collapse in the polls continue. 'I'm not leaving my post'.Tzvi Lev, 10/11/2018, 7:55 PM

Labor chief: If I go down, I'm taking the rest of you with me

As polls show Labor losing more than half its seats, faction members slam party chief Avi Gabbay. 'He wants to get just 10 seats.'David Rosenberg, 9/7/2018, 11:41 AM

'The Zionist Union has something wrong'

MK Yogev says Zionist Union speaks out of both sides of its mouth, making it hard to understand. 'They choose to be bitter and complain.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 5:56 PM

Gabbay invites Ehud Barak to join Zionist Union

Zionist Union party leader says he will never join government led by Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2018, 11:55 AM

Hasson to Netanyahu: Do not hide from defending Nationality Law

"The State of Israel needs a courageous prime minister who is capable of admitting mistakes and correcting them," charged MK Yoel Hasson.Jonathan Benedek, 8/7/2018, 7:51 PM

'They dominate the Druze to hurt Netanyahu'

MK Mickey Zohar accuses Left and especially 'Zionist Union' chair of stirring up Druze anger to harm right-wing government.Mordechai Sones, 8/5/2018, 4:20 PM

Zionist MK Eitan Broshi to sue party leader Avi Gabbay

Broshi says Gabbay cannot suspend him after sexual assault allegations surfaced and that he was wrong to call him a 'sex offender.'Tzvi Lev, 7/30/2018, 1:56 PM

Major blow to embattled Zionist Union MK Eitan Broshi

The Kibbutz movement, a major power base for Broshi, urges him to step aside over sexual harrasement allegations.Tzvi Lev, 7/30/2018, 11:41 AM

Arab MK: I suffered in the Knesset

Zionist Union MK Zouheir Bahloul says Nationality Law erases Israeli democracy, being in Knesset act 'of Sisyphean labor.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2018, 7:51 AM

Gabbay suspends MK Broshi over sexual assault allegations

Gabbay demands MK Eitan Broshi resign after new harassment allegations surface. Resignation would make provocateur Eldad Yaniv MK.Tzvi Lev, 7/29/2018, 9:35 PM

It's official: Livni to be appointed opposition leader

'Zionist Union' Chairman sends letter to Knesset speaker saying Livni's appointment will take effect on August 1.Mordechai Sones, 7/26/2018, 5:36 PM

Yachimovich: Benny Gantz should join Zionist Union

Former Labor Party leader calls on former Chief of Staff to join main opposition party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2018, 8:04 PM

Livni to replace Herzog as opposition head

Zionist Union head Avi Gabbay agrees to put Tzipi Livni as opposition head in exchange for agreeing to support Gabbay as candidate for PM.Tzvi Lev, 7/23/2018, 1:25 PM

'Men will be afraid to enter the elevator with us'

Media personality Judy Nir Moses says MK Eitan Broshi did not intend to sexually harass MK Ayelet Nahmias, situation blown out of proportionArutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2018, 11:50 AM

New scandal in Zionist Union

MK files ethics complaint against party member MK Mickey Rosenthal for accosting her over her plans to back 'Breaking the Silence Bill.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 7:19 PM

Zionist Union MK gropes female MK in his party

MK Broshi apologizes to MK Nahmias-Verbin for inappropriately touching her during party tour.Orly Harari, 7/18/2018, 3:47 PM

'Extreme left ignores victims of terrorism'

Zionist Union, Meretz, Joint List hold 'Children under Occupation' event. MK Forer removed after reading names of slain Israeli children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2018, 5:55 PM

MK admits 'sour relations' between Hatnua and Labor

MK Itzik Shmuli says Livni must commit to continue partnership with Labor if she wants to serve as opposition leader.Elad Benari, 6/29/2018, 4:09 AM

Livni threatens, Gabbay evades

Livni demands opposition chairwomanship after Herzog's retirement, declaring it only way to continue partnership with Labor Party.Mordechai Sones, 6/25/2018, 4:02 PM

Report: Labor chief to meet Pope Francis

Avi Gabbay plans trip to Vatican, will meet with Pope Francis in visit organized by journalist who arranged 2014 papal visit to Israel.David Rosenberg, 6/25/2018, 10:54 AM

Labor vows to vote down haredi draft law

Avi Gabbay says his party will oppose any law which does not 'share the burden' of military service equally.David Rosenberg, 6/18/2018, 2:59 PM

Gabbay: Annexation is not our way

Zionist Union chairman speaks out against initiative published by MK Eitan Cabel which calls for annexation of "settlement blocs".Refael Levy, 5/29/2018, 5:05 AM

Could retired general save the Zionist Union?

Zionist Union would win 24 seats to Likud's 28 according to latest poll, if ex-IDF chief of staff leads party.David Rosenberg, 4/29/2018, 7:25 PM

Gabbay: Smotrich is the real prime minister

Zionist Union chairman blasts government for promoting Overrule Clause, calls on Netanyahu to stop blindly following the Jewish Home.Ido Ben Porat, 4/16/2018, 2:04 AM

Avi Gabbay to Trump: Don't leave Syria

Zionist Union leader tells US President that his intention to pull American troops out of Syria will only help Assad commit more atrocities.Tzvi Lev, 4/8/2018, 7:03 PM

Poll: Likud stable at 30, Yesh Atid falls to 19

Newly formed party led by Orly Levy nets 5 seats, as Labor falls from 24 to just 13 mandates.David Rosenberg, 3/29/2018, 10:01 PM

Zandberg apologizes for working with right-wing PR whiz

New Meretz head apologizes for working with right-wing spin doctor but slams critics for 'exaggerating incident beyond its proportions'.Tzvi Lev, 3/25/2018, 5:36 PM

Zandberg hits back at critics over use of right-wing spin doctor

New Meretz head goes on interview blitz after report reveals she used right-wing PR guru Moshe Klughaft during primaries.Tzvi Lev, 3/25/2018, 9:41 AM

Gabbay: I'm not going anywhere

Zionist Union chairman says he won't step down because of the polls.Hezki Baruch, 3/18/2018, 5:05 AM

Gabbay: Today we saw who really is afraid of elections

Zionist Union chairman blasts agreement which prevent elections, says "the days of this bad government are very short".Hezki Baruch, 3/14/2018, 4:07 AM

Opposition seeks dissolution of Knesset

Yesh Atid, Zionist Union, and Meretz demand vote to dissolve government, hold early elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2018, 9:42 PM

'We are not the coalition's suckers'

Zionist Union unwilling to help Netanyahu postpone new elections if budget talks with UTJ fall through. 'We're not suckers'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 8:31 PM

Jewish Home tied with Zionist Union in latest poll

Netanyahu would easily win reelection if new elections were held today, poll claims, with coalition factions winning 67 seats.David Rosenberg, 3/9/2018, 9:43 AM

Ehud Barak: No plans to return to politics 'at this stage'

Former Prime Minister Ehud Barak tells Arutz Sheva that he has no plans to return and lead the struggling Zionist Union party.Tzvi Lev, 3/8/2018, 7:54 PM

'Netanyahu has lost the ability to lead the country'

Zionist Union head says Netanyahu invited coalition crisis by projecting weakness.Tzvi Lev , 3/1/2018, 10:06 PM

Netanyahu did some good for Israel, but it's time for him to go

Zionist Union chief says time has come to stop 'glorifying the settlements', vows to reboot negotiations with PA.Eliran Baruch, 2/19/2018, 2:12 PM

Zionist Union demands Netanyahu step down

Gabbay says Netanyahu era is over after police recommend he be indicted for bribery.Elad Benari, 2/14/2018, 4:07 AM

Labor party head's plan is two-state destruction

Labor party chairman Avi Gabbay wants the 2-state solution, but he does not take into account what would happen if an Arab state was established in Judea and Samaria. Mark Langfan, 1/17/2018, 5:00 AM

Livni slams plan to legalize murder victim's community

Zionist Union MK and former Justice Minister Tzipi Livni slams plans to normalize Havat Gilad, home of rabbi slain in terror attack.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2018, 4:20 PM

Likud rises to 31 seats in latest poll, Labor falls to 13

New polls Likud gaining ground, while Labor loses nearly half its seats.David Rosenberg, 1/1/2018, 7:43 PM

'A cheap populist decision'

Leftist MKs blast Likud Central Committee after its members approve a motion calling for Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2018, 5:44 AM

Leftist politicians blast Gabbay

Politicians from the left criticize Zionist Union chairman, who said that the left has forgotten what it means to be Jewish.Elad Benari, 11/14/2017, 12:06 AM