Bennett: United we Stood, Divided we Fell

Bayit Yehudi head says party’s successes and failures in local elections are a lesson to the Religious Zionist community.Maayana Miskin, 10/24/2013, 1:29 PM

Hareidi Parties, Bayit Yehudi Unite in Tel Aviv

Religious parties manage rare cross-spectrum unity in Tel Aviv as hareidi-religious, Zionists join for city council race.Maayana Miskin, 10/18/2013, 9:06 AM

Jewish Home Party Split in Race for Jerusalem

Local Bayit Yehudi branch, national list, each stick to their own candidates.Maayana Miskin, 9/15/2013, 3:17 PM

Bennett: We’ll Defend the Land of Israel – at Any Price

Bennett tells Bayit Yehudi supporters, ‘We’ve lost the privilege to back out’ – but promises no land concessions.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 7:44 PM

Threats End Hareidi Woman's Jewish Home Candidacy

Candidate Racheli Ivenboim says she faced threats her children would be forced out of school. 'Time for the hareidi community to decide.'Maayana Miskin and Ben Bresky, 9/3/2013, 3:51 PM

Hareidi Woman from Mea Shearim on Jewish Home List

28-year-old activist from hareidi enclave is third on the Jewish Home list in Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 10:42 PM

Bayit Yehudi: "A Home for all Israelis"

The Bayit Yehudi party’s latest initiative: working to encourage youth, women and secular Israelis involvement in party activism.Maayana Miskin, 8/13/2013, 4:11 PM

Bayit Yehudi Kicks Off Campaign in ‘Red City’

The Jewish Home picks its candidates for city council in the former socialist stronghold of Haifa.Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 9:54 PM

Religious Zionist World in Uproar over ‘Death Blow’ to Yeshivas

Government to cut yeshiva budgets by over 50%. Sources in Bayit Yehudi admit, ‘This is a death blow.’Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 6/16/2013, 8:32 AM

Jewish Home Split over Rabbinate Vote

Frustration in Jewish Home party as support split between Rabbi Ariel, Rabbi Stav.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 7:38 PM

Proposal: Rabbis Cannot Take Payment for Weddings

A new proposal would see state-employed rabbis banned from taking payment for conducting marriages in their jurisdiction. Maayana Miskin, 5/19/2013, 9:28 AM

Jewish Home Fights for a Place in Local Politics

Following Knesset success, Bayit Yehudi prepares for a new elections battle on the local level. , 5/17/2013, 11:29 AM

Bennett: Time to Bring Back Israel’s Jewish Spirit

Bennett: Our goal – to bring back Israel’s Jewish spirit with accessible, friendly religious services.Maayana Miskin, 3/19/2013, 4:19 PM

For the First Time, Religious ‘Status Quo’ Out of Government

For the first time in Israel’s history, the coalition agreement does not include a commitment to the religious-secular “status quo.”Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2013, 11:20 AM

Bayit Yehudi: We’ll Keep Cooperating with Hareidi Parties

Bayit Yehudi rejects accusations made by Shas MK, says, ‘We tried to work together.’Maayana Miskin, 3/6/2013, 2:46 PM

Elkin: Without Hareidi Parties, We Got Disengagement

Likud MK urges Bennett to sit with hareidi parties. Without hareidi parties ‘it ended in Disengagement,’ he warns.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2013, 10:15 PM

Second MK Suspected of Buying Votes

A senior Likud MK is suspected of having paid for votes. The MK calls suspicions ‘absurd.’Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2013, 9:55 AM

Bennett on Vote-Buying Rumors: Let’s Support Each Other

Bennett speaks about vote-buying rumors, coalition talks, and pro-terror riots.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 3:45 PM

Dayan: Jewish Home ‘Shooting Itself in the Foot’

Dayan accuses Bennett of preferring ‘pro-expulsion’ Yair Lapid to Netanyahu.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 11:19 AM

Bibi: ‘Do Whatever is Necessary’ to Bring Bayit Yehudi

Netanyahu has reportedly told his staff to do ‘whatever is necessary’ to get the Bayit Yehudi party to join his coalition. Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2013, 8:52 AM

Progress in Likud-Bayit Yehudi Talks

MK: Netanyahu needs us, even if he doesn't want us.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 2:58 PM

Bennett Expresses Frustration Over Stalled Coalition Talks

Restlessness as coalition talks drag on: "It has already been a week and no signifcant negotiations have taken place."Annie Lubin, 2/18/2013, 5:25 PM

‘No Coalition Talks between Likud, Jewish Home’

Negotiator: Likud is offering ministries, but is avoiding talks with real substance.Maayana Miskin, 2/17/2013, 10:52 AM

Hareidi Leaders Latest to Pursue Bennett

Hareidi MKs meet with Bennett in an attempt to win the Jewish Home to their cause. Likud, Lapid reportedly fighting for party’s support.Maayana Miskin, 2/15/2013, 11:00 AM

Jewish Home: Likud’s Offer of Ministries ‘Irrelevant’

Jewish Home party: talk of ministries is ‘irrelevant’ – and offers should not include ultimatums.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2013, 8:07 PM

Israel's Press: Were the Elections an Upheaval?

Were the recent elections an earthquaking change? An upheaval? A respected publicist's analysis translated from the Hebrew "Besheva" weekly.Atty. Elyakim Haetzni, 1/27/2013, 8:35 AM

Lapid Prefers Bennett in Coalition

Lapid prefers Bayit Yehudi in coalition. MKs say talks with PA unlikely to be a sticking point.Maayana Miskin, 1/25/2013, 9:21 AM

12th Jewish Home Seat Smashes 'Equality' of Left and Right Blocs

According to the near final results of the elections, Jewish Home will be awarded a 12th Knesset seat, making it the 4th largest partyDavid Lev, 1/24/2013, 11:32 AM

Jewish Home Celebrates ‘Historic Achievement’

The Jewish Home party reacts to exit polls. ‘We’re back on center stage,’ Bennett declares.Maayana Miskin, 1/22/2013, 11:48 PM

Bennett: Yigal Amir Endorsement is Attempt to Intimidate Voters

Bennett responded to reports that Yigal Amir, PM Yitzhak Rabin's assassin, endorses his party and is encouraging others to vote as well.Annie Lubin, 1/18/2013, 12:46 AM

Bennett on Criticism from US: We Will Do What's Good For Israel

"We will listen to the Americans, but we will do what is good for Israel," wrote Bennett amid US concern over his party's influence.Annie Lubin, 1/16/2013, 11:04 AM

Video with Jeremy Gimpel: The Likud Is All Mixed-Up

US-born Jeremy Gimpel, rising star in the Jewish Home, tells Channel 2, “The Likud has some wonderful people but is all mixed-up.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/6/2013, 9:48 AM

Polls Show US-Born Gimpel May Be Knesset Member

Polls show more strength for the Jewish Home-National Union slate and give US-born Jeremy Gimpel a good chance to become MK., 1/2/2013, 12:35 PM

Poll: 'Likud Beytenu' Continues to Drop

The combined Likud Beytenu party keeps dropping, getting just 33 seats in the latest poll. Yesh Atid, Movement both rise.Maayana Miskin, 12/28/2012, 9:39 AM

Poll: Strong Parties Drop, Small Parties Rise

The latest pre-elections poll finds Likud, Labor and Jewish Home losing votes as Yesh Atid, Meretz and Otzma Leyisrael rise. Maayana Miskin, 12/25/2012, 9:23 PM

Poll: Attack on Bennett Strengthened his Party

Bayit Yehudi would receive 13 seats if elections were held today, according to a Panels poll.Gil Ronen, 12/24/2012, 12:48 PM

Bennett Takes It on the Chin for ‘Refusal’ Remarks

Political leaders have a field day mocking Bennett for his remarks on refusing IDF orders. The next polls will reveal the damage, if any. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/23/2012, 9:45 AM

Poll Shows Opposition Ripping Itself to Pieces

The ultra left-wing Haaretz newspaper has given up on defeating Netanyahu. “Game Over. Center-left is a fragmented mess.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 12/10/2012, 11:28 AM

MK Eldad: Netanyahu will Dismiss Feiglin

Eldad says Feiglin will be kicked out of Knesset if he votes no-confidence after an outpost demolition.Gil Ronen, 12/4/2012, 10:55 PM

Bayit Yehudi: We'll Keep Likud from Favoring Hareidi Parties

Senior Jewish Home activist explains why religious Zionist people should vote for religious-Zionist party.Gil Ronen, 12/2/2012, 7:44 PM

Bennett: UN Mess a Result of Israel's 'Schizophrenic' Policies

Jewish Home leader denies a quote attacking Moshe Feiglin that was attributed to him.Gil Ronen, 11/29/2012, 7:16 PM

Likud MK List May Dent Jewish Home Chances in January Elections

Feiglin’s victory in the Likud primaries for MK candidates could put holes in hopes for Jewish Home-National Union in the elections.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2012, 9:38 AM

Jewish Home Candidates Run for Shelter in Be’er Sheva

The new Jewish Home faction visits Be’er Sheva. Bennett: It’s healthy to feel what southerners do. We’re ready to enlist.Maayana Miskin, 11/16/2012, 11:11 AM

Jewish Home Goes to the Polls for MK List

Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) party members go the polls Tuesday to choose Knesset candidates. US-born Jeremy Gimpel is on the list. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/13/2012, 8:21 AM

Rabbis: Support Slomiansky

Zionist rabbis and leaders ask Jewish Home voters to select former MK in primaries Tuesday.Gil Ronen, 11/12/2012, 11:54 AM

Bennett: Kill Terrorists, Don't Talk to Them

Newly chosen Jewish Home chairman upset by report that Israel plans talks with Hamas.Gil Ronen, 11/12/2012, 10:42 AM

'Warm' Netanyahu-Bennett Talk Heralds Anti-Obama Pact?

Newly elected Jewish Home head to meet Netanyahu soon. He may become part of Netanyahu's next coalition.Gil Ronen, 11/7/2012, 8:06 PM

Bennett: We Need to be United With a Jewish Soul

At one of his first stops as newly elected chair, Naftali Bennett expressed the need for unity at Itamar beit midrash Mishkan Ehud.Annie Lubin, 11/7/2012, 5:21 PM

Bennett Welcomes All Zionists to Join United Party

Naftali Bennett, new chairman of the HaBayit HaYehudi (Jewish Home) party, calls on all Zionists to join a united Zionist party.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/7/2012, 8:26 AM

Video: Gimpel's November Surprise: He Speaks Hebrew

Jewish Home's rising star in last video before the primaries shows he has mastered the language.Gil Ronen, 11/5/2012, 1:35 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu Wants Ketzaleh To Head Party List

Rabbi Eliyahu urged MK “Ketzaleh” not to give up his number one place on the joint nationalists’ parties list. “You are number one.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 11:37 AM

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

National Union, Jewish Home in Unity Conference

Religious Zionist MKs rev up the engines; vow to run in a united Knesset list.Hezki Baruch & Gil Ronen, 10/18/2012, 9:23 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