Bennett Wins Jewish Home Primaries

Bennett wins Jewish Home primaries, achieves 67% of the votes. Final results to be announced on Wednesday.Elad Benari, 11/7/2012, 2:39 AM

Orlev Admits Fake Email Came from his HQ

E-mail message was faked to look as if it came from My Israel, a group created by Bennett.Gil Ronen, 11/5/2012, 2:51 PM

Dads Confront MK Orlev Over 'Radical Feminism'

Divorced fathers whose children were torn from them demand Jewish Home MK fight for family values.Arutz Sheva, 11/3/2012, 8:52 PM

Polls: Orlev Beats Bennett, Bennett Beats Orlev

A day after poll shows Bennett up by 28%, a new poll has him down by 4%. Source: "There hasn't been an objective poll in this race."Gil Ronen, 10/24/2012, 9:27 PM

‘Bibi Likes Religious Parties Weak and Submissive’

Former Netanyahu aide Naftali Bennet explains why the Prime Minister would want to interfere in the Jewish Home party’s primaries.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 1:56 PM

Hershkowitz, Orlev to Share Leadership

Science and Technology Minister Daniel Hershkowitz announced that he would not seek to lead the Habayit Hayehudi party in the elections.David Lev, 10/22/2012, 8:31 PM

Gimpel Partners with Orlev

Jeremy Gimpel, who is backed by Anglo olim, is backing Zevulun Orlev for Jewish Home leadership.Gil Ronen, 10/11/2012, 11:07 PM

Jewish Home Primaries to be Held a Week Apart

Votes for chairman, Knesset list will be held separately, despite MK Orlev's wishes.Gil Ronen, 10/10/2012, 7:54 PM

Orlev Wants Primary Votes Held on Same Day

Two other candidates for heading Jewish Home oppose Orlev's initiative. Sources: he's trying to avert defeat.Gil Ronen, 10/9/2012, 3:48 PM

Jewish Home Primaries Postponed

Primaries for the Jewish Home party are delayed in order to check voters’ information. Polls show Bennet with strong lead.Maayana Miskin, 10/5/2012, 2:45 PM

Polls Show Bennett Leading in Jewish Home

With the vote one month away, polls shows newcomer leading the pack, but the numbers differ wildly.Gil Ronen, 10/4/2012, 5:11 PM

Criticism Flies as Jewish Home Hopefuls Debate

Three of the top Jewish Home candidates went head to head this week. Attacks, counterattacks over weak leadership. Maayana Miskin, 9/14/2012, 11:54 AM

Orlev Says 30,000 Support Him, Rivals Laugh

The numbers floated by the candidates do not add up. Abramowitz: "If they're all correct, we rival Likud in size."Gil Ronen, 9/6/2012, 7:32 PM

MK Orlev Lightly Hurt in Car Accident

A car that ran a red light hit the Jewish Home MK's car. He is hospitalized but appears to be in good shape.Gil Ronen, 8/5/2012, 9:56 PM

Orlev: More Honesty about Temple Mount Destruction

The public should be told more about the demolition of Jewish artifacts on the Temple Mount, MK Orlev says. Maayana Miskin, 7/29/2012, 8:32 PM

Orlev: Draft-Dodging Not a Torah Value

MK Orlev has criticism for hareidi leaders who call on young men not to enlist. Those who learn Torah know they need to serve, he says.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2012, 11:58 PM

MK Orlev: Serving in IDF is a Mitzvah

Jewish Home MK: "He who studies Torah must carry out the mitzvah of defending the Jewish state."Gil Ronen, 6/22/2012, 3:37 PM

Orlev Livid over Claim He Enabled Disengagement

Responding to critics in Jewish Home, secular candidate Ayelet Shaked says kippah wearers like MK Orlev made expulsion possible.Gil Ronen, 6/19/2012, 5:09 PM

Bill: End Benefits for Terrorists' Families

MK Orlev submits a bill which will stop benefits to families of terrorists if IDF recognizes those they injured as victims of terror. Elad Benari, 6/11/2012, 4:16 AM

MK Orlev Furious over IDF Warning to Beit El

Jewish Home MK wants Brig. Gen. Mordechai seriously reprimanded, warns he will present Legalization Law.Gil Ronen, 5/30/2012, 5:50 PM

Knesset May Vote to Legalize Outposts Monday

NU's Yaakov Katz says he will bring Outposts Law to a vote Monday. MK Orlev will do so Wednesday.Gil Ronen, 5/10/2012, 8:15 PM

Nationalist MKs Pack Food Parcels for the Needy

MKs from the National Union and Jewish Home parties participate in Kimcha dePascha - packing of food parcels for needy families.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/27/2012, 5:15 AM

MK Orlev: We will Leave Gov't if Migron is Razed

Jewish Home's Orlev says the three-man faction will leave coalition if cabinet decides community in Samaria must be torn down.Gil Ronen, 3/25/2012, 6:51 PM

MKs Honor Physician Who Defeated Arab Libel Suit

Members of Israel’s Knesset host Dr. Yehuda David, who was sued for slander by an Arab and acquitted by the French Supreme Court.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 2/23/2012, 3:12 AM

MK Orlev: Hatikvah to be Sung at Memorial Events

The national anthem will be sung at memorial events, thanks to MK Zvulun OrlevDavid Lev, 2/20/2012, 8:28 PM

Cadets Dismissed for Praying, MKs Angry

MKs Orlev, Katz blast commanders who dismissed cadets who prayed shacharit instead of attending a lesson.Gil Ronen, 2/6/2012, 11:14 AM

Orlev: I will not support the Tal Law

Jewish Home faction head Zevulun Orlev says the Hesder programs prove Torah study and observance are no excuse to dodge IDF serviceGabe Kahn., 1/27/2012, 11:52 AM

Outpost Bill Making a Comeback

A bill to normalize Jewish communities in Yesha may be headed for the plenum despite being killed in committee last weekGabe Kahn., 1/3/2012, 11:03 PM

Bill: Require ID for Public Servants

A bill by Minister Zevulun Orlev would require public servants to wear identification when on duty and give their name and position.Gabe Kahn., 12/28/2011, 5:51 PM

Minister Demands Eviction Procedures Be Regulated

Minister Zevulun Orlev demanded security officials implement procedures for evictions that minimize the risk to children.Gabe Kahn., 12/20/2011, 9:13 PM

Debate on Bill to Normalize Yesha Communities

A bill that would ban demolitions for communities over 4 years old with 20+ families will be discussed next week.Gabe Kahn., 12/15/2011, 8:24 PM

Bill Aims to Save Jewish Towns from Destruction

MK Zevulun Orlev (Home) has filed a bill that would require courts to order monetary compensation rather than demolition orders.Gabe Kahn., 10/25/2011, 4:39 PM

Compensation for Terror Orphans

Knesset approves first reading of a bill that gives orphans whose parents died in a terror attack lifelong benefits from the State of Israel.Elad Benari, 7/19/2011, 8:01 AM

MKs Orlev, Rotem Lead in Zionism

MKs Orlev and Rotem are chosen by the Institute for Zionist Strategies as those who excelled in Zionist lawmaking.Maayana Miskin, 5/16/2011, 2:13 AM

Orlev: For a More Jewish Israel

The existence of the Jewish nation is the only justification for the existence of a Jewish state, says MK Zevulun Orlev.David Lev, 2/9/2011, 12:42 PM

Orlev: Publish Report on Waqf

MK Zevulun Orlev calls to make public the contents of the State Comptroller’s report on the destruction of the Temple Mount by the Waqf.Elad Benari, 12/28/2010, 5:48 AM

Orlev: No Union with 'Kahanists'

Jewish Home politician trades barbs with members of the National Union whom he considers too extreme.Gil Ronen, 11/18/2010, 7:28 PM

Orlev: a Year with No Strikes

Education Committee Chairman MK Orlev asks unions to let children begin the school year Wednesday without strikes.Gil Ronen, 8/30/2010, 5:21 PM

Nationalists to PM: Resign

Calls for Prime Minister Netanyahu's resignation resound following a vote by the Security Cabinet to freeze building in Judea and Samaria.Malkah Fleisher, 11/25/2009, 9:53 PM