Poll: 'All-star' dream team led by Lapid could topple Netanyahu

New poll shows that union of center-left, center-right led by Yair Lapid could defeat Likud - and form viable ruling majority.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2017, 6:44 PM

Likud official: Media creating an anti-Netanyahu atmosphere

Likud official reiterates that Netanyahu is not a suspect in the submarine affair, despite media's attempts to say that he is.Uzi Baruch, 11/6/2017, 12:05 AM

Likud to support return to northern Samaria communities

Likud supports preliminary vote on bill allowing Jews freedom of movement in evacuated areas of northern Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 11/4/2017, 9:24 PM

Left-wing bloc gains majority in latest Knesset poll

For the first time since 2015 election, feft-wing, Arab bloc wins majority in Knesset poll. Shas remains dangerously close to threshold.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 9:13 AM

Poll: Leftist bloc gains strength

New poll: If elections were held today, the left-center would win 58 Knesset seats, making it difficult for Netanyahu to form a coalition.Elad Benari, 11/2/2017, 1:07 AM

Coalition crisis averted with compromise

Coalition Chairman agrees to delay vote on 'French Law' by 1 month, end freeze on all other legislation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2017, 9:47 PM

'Fear of US reaction delayed bill repealing Disengagement'

Coalition Chairman says bill canceling Disengagement Law in northern Samaria was delayed because Israel fears US response.Tzvi Lev, 10/29/2017, 10:18 AM

MKs: Promises not kept? We'll be absent from Knesset votes

Coalition MKs threaten to be absent from important Knesset votes unless Netanyahu approves budget for Judea and Samaria bypass roads.Eliran Aharon, 10/26/2017, 4:15 AM

Watch: Kahlon marks 5 years since departure from Likud

Finance Minister releases video marking five years since he left the Likud to form Kulanu.Tzvi Lev, 10/16/2017, 2:26 PM

'The Mayor of Hevron is a convicted terrorist'

MK Sharren Haskel responds after Hevron's Arab Mayor vows to thwart new units in Hevron's Jewish community from being built.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 6:20 PM

Likud demands Netanyahu fulfill his promise

Likud forum demands PM fulfill promise to build new homes for Migron families 5 years after their homes were destroyed, save Netiv Avot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 5:07 PM

'I will run for prime minister after Netanyahu'

Transportation Minister hopes the investigations against Netanyahu conclude quickly so that he can continue to fulfill his role.Ben Ariel, 10/9/2017, 12:05 AM

'Build in Judea and Samaria'

Former Likud minister Gideon Sa’ar urges the Israeli government to approve construction throughout Judea and Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 9/19/2017, 5:39 AM

'I will lead the Likud to victory in 2019'

Netanyahu rejects reports that he plans to end his political career, says he intends to win the 2019 elections.Uzi Baruch, 9/13/2017, 1:08 AM

'Fake News is at its peak'

Netanyahu at central Likud event: 'They present Israel as an isolated state, but everyone can see our success.'Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 9:40 PM

'They want to bring down the Prime Minister over cigars'

Thousands of Likud activists meet at airport for annual toast, and to express support for PM and his wife.Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 8:27 PM

'Celebrating' 5 years without a home

Migron expellees protest near Likud party 'toast,' demand PM keep promise and establish permanent community for them.Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 7:02 PM

Poll: Likud to gain seats in next election

New poll shows Likud gaining most seats, with twenty more than second-largest party.Nitsan Keidar, 8/24/2017, 1:55 PM

Netanyahu: Media's negativity won't help them

Prime Minister Netanyahu blasts media over negative attitude toward him, but says they will not prevail.Reut Hadar, 8/14/2017, 3:13 AM

Likud still on top, despite Netanyahu investigations

Despite revelation police investigation PM over bribery, fraud allegations, Netanyahu's Likud, right-wing parties actually improve position.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2017, 10:23 AM

'We showed that the Likud is united behind Netanyahu'

Coalition Chairman Bitan says mass show of support for Prime Minister was a complete success, demonstrates party united behind Netanyahu.Haim Lev, 8/10/2017, 4:13 PM

Netanyahu: Obsessive campaign against me

PM tells supporters at Likud conference left and media will not stop looking for phony scandals to bring him down no matter the facts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2017, 9:25 PM

Likud surges to double-digit lead in latest poll

Netanyahu would easily win reelection, says latest poll, showing big gains for Jewish Home. Shas in danger of failing to enter next Knesset.David Rosenberg, 8/4/2017, 8:25 AM

In Israel's Knesset, who is the most liberal of them all?

Israeli Freedom Movement releases annual Liberty Index rating parties, MKs from the most to the least liberal. The results may surprise you.David Rosenberg, 7/30/2017, 4:53 PM

'Only in the Jewish state would they throw you out of your home'

Likud ministers call on Prime Minister to halt 'absurdity' and approve buyers' ownership of Hevron homes.Hezki Baruch, 7/28/2017, 1:18 PM

Jewish Home to Netanyahu: Stop capitulating

Jewish Home unimpressed by Netanyahu's right-wing statements, urges him to take action instead of talking.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2017, 1:06 AM

Despite leadership change, Labor still trails Likud

Even after Labor dumps Herzog as chairman for ex-Kulanu minister Avi Gabbay, poll shows Likud, right-wing bloc winning decisive victory.David Rosenberg, 7/27/2017, 10:41 PM

'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

Ministers and MKs congratulate families who entered Machpelah House in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 4:13 AM

Likud surges to record high in new poll as Israeli left plummets

New poll shows Likud surging to 32 seats, while opposition hemorrhages support.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2017, 11:35 AM

'Gabbay is a pleasant man but he has no experience'

MK David Amsalem isn't too bothered by Avi Gabbay's election as Labor chairman. "He lacks the experience."Benny Tocker, 7/13/2017, 5:43 AM

Poll: Likud remains the largest party

New poll finds that the Likud will remain the largest party in the Knesset regardless of who wins the Labor leadership.Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2017, 12:07 AM

'Zionist Union' releases new campaign

'Zionist Union' faction launches counter-campaign following shelved negative campaign planned in Likud against senior Zionist Union figures.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 6:42 PM

Were building incentives for Qalqilya approved underhandedly?

Likud ministers miss vote, claim Netanyahu didn't know scope of building plans, Samaria leader insists discussion be reopened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 9:12 AM

Yes to financial incentives, no to diplomatic concessions

Jewish Home finds Netanyahu plan to change status quo and make concessions while allowing PA to continue funding and inciting terror.Uzi Baruch, 5/21/2017, 9:07 AM

Bennett: No personal argument with Prime Minister

Jewish Home Chairman responds to attack after calling on Prime Minister to abandon idea of 'two states'.Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2017, 6:46 PM

Netanyahu: The US embassy should move to Jerusalem

PM says all embassies should be in Israel's capital, and that moving the US embassy would shatter the Arab fantasies over the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 4:26 PM

Poll: Yesh Atid leads Likud, Jewish Home passes Zionist Union

Yair Lapid bests PM in latest poll. But do the numbers add up to a Yesh Atid coalition government?David Rosenberg, 4/30/2017, 6:22 PM

Likud rises, Yesh Atid slumps

New poll shows Likud with four seats more than Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2017, 9:28 PM

'My plan will pass even if Likud doesn't approve'

Finance Minister Kahlon says he'll pass his new plan despite opposition, insists Likud anger is misplaced.Ido Ben Porat, 4/19/2017, 10:34 AM

Gidon Sa'ar: I have the highest chance of becoming PM

Former Likud minister returning to politics says paradigm of Palestinian state based on pre-1967 borders won't work, isn't practical.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2017, 8:53 AM

The week that was and reader's comments

'All religious/traditional Jews must add their voices to demand change from MKs...in how a truly Jewish Military Force should act.'Mordechai Sones, 4/6/2017, 8:58 PM

'Likud has become nationalist; religious have no representation'

Former DM Ya'alon: I found even national-religious public, which lacks Knesset representation, dissatisfied with Likud.Mordechai Sones, 4/5/2017, 1:17 PM

'My political exile is over'

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar announces return to political life: 'My goal is to strengthen Likud ahead of future challenges.'Mordechai Sones, 4/3/2017, 8:35 PM

Likud: Bennett is the last one who should preach

Likud officials fire back after Bennett criticizes Netanyahu over missed opportunity on U.S.-Israel relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2017, 1:06 AM

Poll: Voters side with Kahlon over PM in coalition crisis

Likud continues to slide, with Yair Lapid opening up 4-seat lead as public turns against PM in coalition crisis over public broadcasting.David Rosenberg, 3/30/2017, 5:43 PM

'Today, Rivlin wouldn't get into the Likud'

Former Defense Minister criticizes Likud as he prepares to form a new party.Hezki Baruch, 3/30/2017, 5:46 AM

Poll: Lapid tops Netanyahu, PM's approval rating at 35%

The Likud would lose to Yesh Atid if elections were held today, poll says, with PM's approval rating underwater at just 35%.David Rosenberg, 3/27/2017, 8:10 AM

Glick berates Bitan's 'forceful and divisive style'

MK Yehuda Glick: 'No-one understands why Prime Minister wants elections over Corporation'Mordechai Sones, 3/26/2017, 10:12 AM

Poll: Ya'alon does not pass electoral threshold

Radio 103 survey reveals 'Yesh Atid' largest party, Likud immediately follows, Joint Arab List and Jewish Home tie for third place.Mordechai Sones, 3/22/2017, 1:16 PM

'Israelis are sick of elections'

Minister Gila Gamliel says Likud opposes elections over public broadcasting issue. 'They won't forgive us if we go to elections'.Hezky Baruch, 3/21/2017, 10:56 AM

Poll: Likud wins most seats

Likud would have one more seat than Yesh Atid if elections were held today, finds new Channel 10 poll.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/17/2017, 11:25 PM

Likud seeks to delay annexation bill

Coalition chairman asks Jewish Home to postpone vote on sovereignty over Maaleh Adumim.Hezki Baruch, 3/14/2017, 4:42 AM

'It's a shame Yaalon decided to leave us'

Likud minister says Yaalon to blame for falling out with party, argues former Def. Minister would have been wise to accept Foreign Ministry.Hezki Baruch, 3/13/2017, 12:48 PM

Ya'alon leaves Likud

Former Defense Minister Ya'alon leaves Likud to make new party.Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2017, 7:37 PM

Poll: Netanyahu easily wins additional term as PM

Survey released Friday shows Likud winning election, coalition retaining present strength - even with Yaalon making an independent bid.David Rosenberg, 3/10/2017, 1:29 PM

'We will not remain silent if freeze continues'

Chairman of Likud National Headquarters hopes to see new construction in Judea and Samaria.Benny Tocker, 3/9/2017, 2:16 AM

Bennett preparing for national leadership with Likud merger

Naftali Bennett intends to merge with Likud before election in order to thwart Yair Lapid's rise in the polls.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2017, 4:38 PM