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.
Lapid Prefers Bennett in CoalitionLapid prefers Bayit Yehudi in coalition. MKs say talks with PA unlikely to be a sticking point.
12th Jewish Home Seat Smashes 'Equality' of Left and Right BlocsAccording to the near final results of the elections, Jewish Home will be awarded a 12th Knesset seat, making it the 4th largest party
Jewish Home Celebrates ‘Historic Achievement’The Jewish Home party reacts to exit polls. ‘We’re back on center stage,’ Bennett declares.
Bennett: Yigal Amir Endorsement is Attempt to Intimidate VotersBennett responded to reports that Yigal Amir, PM Yitzhak Rabin's assassin, endorses his party and is encouraging others to vote as well.
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.
Video with Jeremy Gimpel: The Likud Is All Mixed-UpUS-born Jeremy Gimpel, rising star in the Jewish Home, tells Channel 2, “The Likud has some wonderful people but is all mixed-up.”
Polls Show US-Born Gimpel May Be Knesset MemberPolls show more strength for the Jewish Home-National Union slate and give US-born Jeremy Gimpel a good chance to become MK.
Poll: 'Likud Beytenu' Continues to DropThe combined Likud Beytenu party keeps dropping, getting just 33 seats in the latest poll. Yesh Atid, Movement both rise.
Poll: Strong Parties Drop, Small Parties RiseThe latest pre-elections poll finds Likud, Labor and Jewish Home losing votes as Yesh Atid, Meretz and Otzma Leyisrael rise.
Poll: Attack on Bennett Strengthened his PartyBayit Yehudi would receive 13 seats if elections were held today, according to a Panels poll.
Bennett Takes It on the Chin for ‘Refusal’ RemarksPolitical leaders have a field day mocking Bennett for his remarks on refusing IDF orders. The next polls will reveal the damage, if any.
Poll Shows Opposition Ripping Itself to PiecesThe ultra left-wing Haaretz newspaper has given up on defeating Netanyahu. “Game Over. Center-left is a fragmented mess.”
MK Eldad: Netanyahu will Dismiss FeiglinEldad says Feiglin will be kicked out of Knesset if he votes no-confidence after an outpost demolition.
Bayit Yehudi: We'll Keep Likud from Favoring Hareidi PartiesSenior Jewish Home activist explains why religious Zionist people should vote for religious-Zionist party.
Bennett: UN Mess a Result of Israel's 'Schizophrenic' PoliciesJewish Home leader denies a quote attacking Moshe Feiglin that was attributed to him.
Likud MK List May Dent Jewish Home Chances in January ElectionsFeiglin’s victory in the Likud primaries for MK candidates could put holes in hopes for Jewish Home-National Union in the elections.
Jewish Home Candidates Run for Shelter in Be’er ShevaThe new Jewish Home faction visits Be’er Sheva. Bennett: It’s healthy to feel what southerners do. We’re ready to enlist.
Jewish Home Goes to the Polls for MK ListHabayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) party members go the polls Tuesday to choose Knesset candidates. US-born Jeremy Gimpel is on the list.
Rabbis: Support SlomianskyZionist rabbis and leaders ask Jewish Home voters to select former MK in primaries Tuesday.
Bennett: Kill Terrorists, Don't Talk to ThemNewly chosen Jewish Home chairman upset by report that Israel plans talks with Hamas.
'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.
Bennett: We Need to be United With a Jewish SoulAt one of his first stops as newly elected chair, Naftali Bennett expressed the need for unity at Itamar beit midrash Mishkan Ehud.
Bennett Welcomes All Zionists to Join United PartyNaftali Bennett, new chairman of the HaBayit HaYehudi (Jewish Home) party, calls on all Zionists to join a united Zionist party.
Video: Gimpel's November Surprise: He Speaks HebrewJewish Home's rising star in last video before the primaries shows he has mastered the language.
Rabbi Eliyahu Wants Ketzaleh To Head Party ListRabbi Eliyahu urged MK “Ketzaleh” not to give up his number one place on the joint nationalists’ parties list. “You are number one.”
Polls: Orlev Beats Bennett, Bennett Beats OrlevA 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."
‘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.
National Union, Jewish Home in Unity ConferenceReligious Zionist MKs rev up the engines; vow to run in a united Knesset list.
Gimpel Partners with OrlevJeremy Gimpel, who is backed by Anglo olim, is backing Zevulun Orlev for Jewish Home leadership.
Jewish Home Primaries to be Held a Week ApartVotes for chairman, Knesset list will be held separately, despite MK Orlev's wishes.
Orlev Wants Primary Votes Held on Same DayTwo other candidates for heading Jewish Home oppose Orlev's initiative. Sources: he's trying to avert defeat.
Criticism Flies as Jewish Home Hopefuls Go Head to HeadThree of the top Jewish Home candidates went head to head this week. Attacks, counterattacks over weak leadership.
Ketzaleh: We’re Heading for Something HugeReligious-Zionist politics is heading toward “something huge” with new unity deal, and the public is responding, says MK Katz.
Ari & Jeremy: Unity or BustAnglo Jewish Home candidates say they are willing to pay a personal price for party unity.
Gimpel & Abramowitz's Campaign Picks Up MomentumGimpel & Abramowtz, running for slots on the Jewish Home Knesset list, secures the support of census heads in Gush Etzion and Shomron.
Jewish Home Party MK Orlev Wants Spot for ImmigrantAn immigrant, likely an American, may be guaranteed a spot on the list of the Jewish Home party’s Knesset Member candidates.
Ari and Jeremy Launch Campaign, with Jewish Home LeadersMinister Hershkowitz and Naftali Bennett were Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel's guests at standing room only event.
Popular Motivational Speakers Ari & Jeremy Running for Knesset"We are going, with G-d's help, to breath a fresh breath of air to the religious Zionist movement." Gimpel stated.
Bennett Offers 'Safety Net' for Fired MinistersNaftali Bennett offers “safety net” in the Jewish Home party to any ministers who may be fired for voting in favor of the Regulation Law.
MK Orbach: I Support BennettMK Uri Orbach (Jewish Home) calls news conference to endorse Naftali Bennett for NRP head.
1,000 Youths Call for United Religious ListReligious Zionist youths sign petition initiated by National Union calling on NU, NRP to join forces.
Slomiansky: Unite Religious Zionist PartiesFormer MK: Religious Zionist parties' influence is negligible.today because of the division between them.
Pressure on ‘Jewish Home’ as Destruction LoomsJewish Home party pressured over threat to Jewish homes. Destruction in Judea, Samaria should mean the end of the coalition, activists say.
Bill Aims to Save Jewish Towns from DestructionMK Zevulun Orlev (Home) has filed a bill that would require courts to order monetary compensation rather than demolition orders.
'Get' Refusal Bill Heads to Knesset for First ReadingA bill calling for sanctions against Jewish husbands who abandon their wives without giving a bill of divorce has been submitted to Knesset.
MK Orbach Proposes Bill to Stop Discimination Based on ResidenceBill to stop the practice of refusing product delivery and services to based on place of residence proposed by Jewish Home MK Uri Orbach
MK Orlev: No Union with 'Kahanists'Jewish Home politician trades barbs with members of the National Union whom he considers too extreme.
Orbach: Freeze Means It's Time to LeaveMK Uri Orbach hopes the two other MKs in the faction will favor bolting the coalition in case of a freeze, but says he will not leave on his own.
Unity at the Shalit Tent, Tens of Thousands at WallHundreds of national-religious teens meet Shalit family at tent outside PM's residence. Women in Green hold annual walk around Jerusalem walls.
National Union, Jewish Home Talk UnityLeaders of the 2 religious-Zionist parties, MKs Katz and Herskovitz, held a press conference to announce progress towards their merger.
Two National-Religious Parties on Joint TourThe two religious-Zionist Knesset factions toured together today, for the first time in memory, visiting Machon Meir and a women's crisis center.
Jewish Home Party Head 'Preparing for the Day After the Freeze'Minister Daniel Hershkowitz told Arutz Sheva that preparations are underway for the day after the end of the Judea and Samaria construction freeze.
Opposition Slams Land Bill, Jewish Home TornOpposition MKs derided those who voted for the Land Bill on Monday, accusing them of trading land for political power.
Responses to Netanyahu’s About-Face Range from Quiet to StridentLikud members have been slow in responding to Netanyahu’s “2-states” statement. Orlev: “Don’t give in to Western pressure, unfreeze construction.”