Yesh Atid MK: Rabbinate's kosher certification is worthlessMK Elazar Stern says Rabbinate's kashrut is worthless, system is corrupt.
MK makes 'rude and insolent' remarks about Chief RabbiThe Shas party strongly protested the condemnation of Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef by MK Elazar Stern
Elazar Stern: Amona is not the only issue of importanceMK Elazar Stern called on religious Zionists to focus on the other challenges facing Israel besides developing Judea and Samaria.
Bereaved mother slams MK: You know nothing about democracyMother of Hadar Goldin, whose body has been held by Hamas since 2014, blasts Yesh Atid MK's proposal to limit prisoner swaps.
Shaked’s office fires back at MK SternAssociates of the Minister of Justice return criticism to MK Elazar Stern for trying to make a media uproar at Shaked’s expense.
MK Stern accuses Shaked of ‘harming women’Ministerial Committee headed by Shaked opposes Stern’s bill to increase the number of women in the chief rabbis’ electoral body.
Yesh Atid MK: 'Duma arson has spilled Jewish blood'Stern brushes off lawyers' testimony that Jewish suspects being brutally tortured to point of suicide, says arson set off terror wave.
Left Outraged Over Motion Favoring Judea and Samaria ProductsLeftist MKs react with anger over proposed motion that companies from Judea and Samaria will be prioritized in Knesset tenders.
Marzel: Elazar Stern is a 'Danger' to IsraelReturning MK with controversial past 'damaged Israel and cannot be regarded as religious,' asserts right-wing activist Baruch Marzel.
'We've Exchanged a Bull for a Donkey'Elazar Stern is 'one of the dangerous enemies of religion,' says nationalist Baruch Marzel.
Elazar Stern Returning to KnessetSecularist Yesh Atid's MK Rabbi Shai Piron is leaving politics, to be replaced by the controversial Stern.
Case Closed Against Ex-IDF Chief, Will He Join Politics?Former MK Elazar Stern expresses hope that former IDf Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi's next step will be to join Yesh Atid.
Former Education Minister Piron May Quit KnessetReports that Yesh Atid MK Shai Piron will be resigning the Knesset are premature, a spokesperson for his office says.
Report: Former Minister Yaakov Perry to Resign from KnessetPerry allegedly to resign over Yesh Atid's place in the Opposition, allowing Elazar Stern to step in.
Israel’s Health Ministry is Deterring French AliyahMany French medical professionals cannot receive licenses in Israel, yet quick fixes to correct the problem have been delayed for years.
Elazar Stern Officially Joins Yesh AtidIn a press conference Sunday, Yair Lapid announced Elazar's move to join Yesh Atid, calling him 'Yesh Atid's 20th Knesset member.'
Elazar Stern Joins Yesh Atid PartyFormer Hatnua MK will be joining Yair Lapid's party, just weeks after resigning from Hatnua.
Report: Stern Weighing Joining Yisrael BeytenuStern a good fit for Avigdor Liberman's party, associates say, after the MK left Hatnua due to its pact with Labor.
MK Elazar Stern Leaves Tzipi Livni's HatnuaStern objects to Livni's pact with Labor, in letter of resignation from the party noting that Hatnua has strayed too far Left for his views.
Stern Slams Bennett: You Have Plenty to Apologize ForMK Elazar Stern attacks Bennett over his election campaign, claims he has to apologize for his "extremist" views on religion.
MK Stern: Leaders Can't Just Rely on G-d'Leaders must hope and pray but be rational,' says Kadima MK. 'When we only relied on G-d, we lost out.'
MK Stern: Conversion Law a Political, Not Religious, IssueStern tells Arutz Sheva about his controversial conversion reforms - and why he thinks Chief Rabbinate may be forced to concede.
Knesset Vote Set on Controversial Conversion BillBill submitted for Monday vote, with rabbis warning it will prevent conversions being recognized in Israel and abroad.
Vote on Conversion Bill Set for 1:00 P.M.MK Ruth Calderon said freeze on Conversion Law is like giving a divorce decree to world Jewry. But that is only part of the story.
'Netanyahu Must Choose – Us or Livni'MK Rabbi Ben Dahan says if Hatnua brings Conversion Bill to a vote, Jewish Home will have to leave coalition.
MK Yishai Slams Controversial Shabbat Law as Cheap PopulismA law to open 'cultural institutions' and restaurants on Shabbat is a desperate attempt by desperate MKs to stay afloat politically.
Radical Bill to Undermine Shabbat Observance in IsraelYesh Atid and Hatnua MKs poised to raise massive political debate with bill giving local authorities free hand to desecrate Shabbat.
New Bill Would Allow Kosher Restaurants to Open on ShabbatA new law would require the Rabbinate to certify as kosher even those restaurants that are open on Shabbat.
As Hareidi Students Lose Benefit, Ex-IDF Soldiers to Gain OneHareidi students lost a key benefit Sunday, while demobbed IDF soldiers were set to pick up another one, with a proposal by MK Stern.
'Only Peace Talks Less Credible Than Bennett's Threats'Far-left Meretz chairwoman slams Bennett's threat to leave govt. over Israeli-Arab terror release. MK Stern: 'they want to leave, fine.'
Funding Frozen to Ministry of Housing ProjectsHundreds of millions of shekels in money for new construction delayed transfer after MK Elazar Stern complains.
Left-Wing MKs Angered Over Government Funds to Judea-SamariaLeftist MKs up in arms, accuse Finance Committee of 'lacking transparency', over allocations to Judea and Samaria.
Conversion Bill could Divide the Nation, Warns LegislatorMK Motti Yogev pleads with bill's author, MK Elazar Stern, to rethink establishment of independent religious courts.
Hareidi MK Accuses Reform Movement Leader of 'Extortion'MK Moshe Gafni demands Reform Movement head Gilad Kariv be removed from stormy committee meeting for 'hutzpah'.
Hatnua Backed Controversial Bills in Exchange for Conversion LawLivni’s party agreed to back three controversial bills in exchange for govt. support for its own contested legislation.
Chief Rabbinate Says No To Religious Women in IDFRabbinate forbids religious female recruits, warning enlistment threatens Jewish nature of Israel. Hatnua MK Stern opposes.
MK Stern Says Chabad Emissaries Should Count as National ServiceAs part of debate over hareidi enlistment, MK suggests Israel recognize Chabad youth who volunteer abroad as doing national service.
MK Stern: Judea, Samaria Receiving Too Much MoneyHatnua MK says he is being 'lied to' regarding funding for Judea and Samaria projects.
MK Stern: Some Things More Important than Torah StudyAnother heated debate in Knesset’s ‘Equal Burden of Service’ committee as Stern backs criminal charges for hareidi draft-dodgers.
Report: 'Hypocritical' MK Stern Covers Up 'Price Tag' IncidentUnlike in an incident where a youth spit at him, MK Elazar Stern convinced a village to 'go easy' on a relative of his accused of a crime
Rabbi: MK Stern Deliberately Lying about YeshivasHesder yeshiva rabbi outraged by Hatnua MK’s claims. ‘He knows he’s twisting the truth.’
Police Decide on Increased Security for MK SternPolice to increase security around Hatnua MK in the wake of his statements against Rabbi Dov Lior and the fallout from them.
Stern Declares: I’ll Face Rabbi Dov Lior in CourtMK Stern throws down the gauntlet, declares he will remove his immunity, allowing Rabbi Dov Lior to sue for slander over racism claims.
Petition: Remove MK Elazar Stern from Post to Stand TrialRabbis have filed a petition to remove HaTnua MK from Knesset post, stand trial for incitement despite parliamentary immunity.
Youth Who Spat at MK Apologizes – NotThe 17-year-old wrote a letter of apology to members of his community, but not to MK Stern.
Hatnua MK: Spitting Could Lead to Political MurderJustice Minister Tzipi Livni's Hatnua party continue to react to "spitting attack" against MK Stern, say such acts lead to murder.
MK Struk: MK Stern 'Spat' in Rabbi's FaceBayit Yehudi MK defends Rabbi Dov Lior, reacts to incident in which a youth spat in the face of MK Stern.
Ethiopian-Israeli Student Supports Rabbi Dov LiorEthiopian-Israeli sticks up for Rabbi Dov Lior following racism accusations. ‘I never felt a hint of mistreatment.’
Youth Arrested for Spitting on MK SternMK Elazar Stern attacked after he accused Rabbi Dov Lior of racist comments against Ethiopian Jews.
MK Stern Slammed for ‘Racist’ Rabbi ClaimMK Elazar Stern slammed for condemning Rabbi Dov Lior for alleged racism. Rabbi Shmidt: he didn’t even check the facts.
Equal in Life, and in DeathRabbis call for non-Jewish soldiers to be buried with their Jewish comrades.
Why Left and Right Agree on ReferendumMKs from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua agree the nation should have a chance to vote on Israel-PA agreement.
MK Stern: Time to 'Explode the Myth' of Hesder AccomplishmentThere is nothing special about Hesder students or soldiers, MK Elazar Stern (Hatnu'a) said Tuesday
Agreement on Jewish, Non-Jewish Burial in IDFMKs, ministers come to an agreement regarding the controversial subject of Judaism and burial in the IDF.
Plenum Row Highlights Tension between Religious MKsMK Elazar Stern accused MK Moalem of avoiding a vote, but did not realize she was at a doctor's appointment.
MK: Use Hareidi Money to Fund SoldiersFormer head of IDF Manpower: Instead of force, use hareidi money to reward soldiers. He rejects civilian service option.
MK Stern Attacked by Infiltrator in Tel AvivMK Elazar Stern (Hatnua) was attacked by an illegal infiltrator from Eritrea as he toured neighborhoods in southern Tel Aviv.