Mofaz Charges Netanyahu a 'Failed Leader'

Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz claims Prime Minister Netanyahu has failed, but there are calls from his own party for him to step down.Gabe Kahn, 7/23/2012, 8:47 PM

Mofaz Hints He Opposes Imminent Iran Strike

Kadima leader asks Knesset to oust four MKs who want to leave the party, adds hint regarding Iran strike. Gil Ronen, 7/23/2012, 12:53 PM

Kadima Slams Netanyahu for Attempting to Split the Party

Kadima strongly attacks Netanyahu over his attempts to get a group of Knesset members from Kadima to join the coalition.Elad Benari, 7/23/2012, 12:12 AM

Reports: Kadima Splitting, 8 MKs to Join Likud

Group of 7-8 MKs led by ex-MK Tzachi Hanegbi may split off from largest Knesset faction, join Likud.Gil Ronen, 7/22/2012, 7:32 PM

Poll: Likud Loses Seats But Remains Largest Party

If elections were held today, the Likud party would receive 25 seats and be the largest party. Kadima crashes to seven seats.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/21/2012, 12:16 AM

Ya'alon Meets Kadima MKs About Draft Law

Minister Moshe Ya'alon (Likud) meets four members from Kadima, shows them the outline of the new draft law he is preparing.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/20/2012, 11:00 PM

Vice PM: Kadima Planned Rift in the Nation

Vice PM Yaalon levels harsh criticism at Kadima, says the party planned to split the nation for political gain.Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2012, 11:22 AM

MK Shamalov-Berkovich: Kadima Didn't Exhaust the Negotiations

MK Yulia Shamalov-Berkovich is against her party’s leaving the coalition. "Many hareidim do enlist, we missed a real opportunity."Elad Benari, 7/18/2012, 6:22 AM

Left and Right Unite in Criticizing Mofaz

Politicians from both the left and the right were united in their criticism of Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz over his leaving the coalition.Elad Benari, 7/18/2012, 4:14 AM

Netanyahu: Mofaz Gave Up on Historic Opportunity

PM Netanyahu sends a letter to Kadima chairman Mofaz, expresses regret that Mofaz chose to quit the unity government.Elad Benari, 7/18/2012, 12:14 AM

Mofaz Surrenders; Unity Coalition Lasted 10 Weeks

The national unity coalition born nine weeks ago is dead, but the government lives as it did before Kadima left the Opposition. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/17/2012, 7:07 PM

Kadima Poised to Leave Coalition, May Split in Two

Kadima faction holding a press conference at 5:00 p.m., Mofaz expected to say he's leaving government.Gil Ronen, 7/17/2012, 2:24 PM

Netanyahu Regrets Joining Forces with Kadima, Aides Say

Netanyahu’s associates say he regrets having added Kadima to the coalition, considering early elections.Elad Benari, 7/16/2012, 6:16 AM

Netanyahu and Mofaz Talk, Agree to Talk Even More

PM Binyamin Netanyahu and Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz hold late night meeting on draft law. Agreement yet to be reached.Elad Benari, 7/13/2012, 2:13 AM

Mofaz, Netanyahu Meet, Talk About Draft Law

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz meet about the new draft law. Meeting ends without progress.Elad Benari, 7/12/2012, 5:13 AM

Mofaz Upbeat About Draft Law Chances

Kadima chairman Shaul Mofaz said he believes the government will have drafted a replacement for the Tal Law before the weekend.Gabe Kahn, 7/9/2012, 9:43 PM

Poll: 46% of Israelis Favor Kadima Leaving the Coalition

Poll conducted for Channel 10 News finds that 46 percent of Israelis believe that Kadima should quit the coalition over Draft Law crisis.Elad Benari, 7/6/2012, 6:52 AM

‘Draft Law’ Panel: Sanctions against Hareidi Draft Refusers

The “draft law” panel headed by a Kadima MK wants heavy fines on hareidi youth who refuse to enlist. Sanctions on Arabs were less clear.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/4/2012, 11:27 AM

Something Electoral This Way Comes?

Opposition leader Shelly Yechimovich is hoping to dissolve the Knesset as the Tal Law again throws the Netanyahu government into crisisGabe Kahn, 7/3/2012, 7:22 PM

Ramon to Start New Party

Kadima co-founder Haim Ramon may be joined by Tzipi Livni. Kadima may split in two.Gil Ronen, 7/3/2012, 11:26 AM

Unity Coalition Crumbles, Mofaz Shuns Netanyahu

Kadima party chairman Mofaz refused to meet with Netanyahu after the Prime Minister dissolved a panel, led by Kadima, for a new draft law.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/3/2012, 8:26 AM

Kadima Furious Over Scrapping of Draft Law Committee

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's decision to scrap the committee drafting a replacement for the Tal Law has incensed Kadima.Gabe Kahn, 7/2/2012, 6:26 PM

Kadima Concerned of Split Over Equal Burden Law

Members of Kadima concerned that the party may split if Plesner Committee does not come ensure equal service for all citizens.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/29/2012, 11:40 PM

Mofaz to Abbas: Let's Talk Peace Now

Vice PM Shaul Mofaz calls on PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to take advantage of the large coalition and begin peace negotiations.Elad Benari, 6/15/2012, 5:15 AM

MK: Kadima Inciting a Civil War

MK Yisrael Eichler accuses Kadima of pitting Israelis against each other in order to justify its political sellout.Maayana Miskin, 6/12/2012, 6:26 PM

Proud Mofaz: We Moved Bibi Leftward

Kadima chairman credits his part with torpedoing Regulation Law that could have prevented destruction.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2012, 3:32 PM

Rumor: Netanyahu May Leave Likud

Is the prime minister planning a move similar to Sharon's departure from Likud and creation of a new party?Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 6/4/2012, 10:20 AM

Kadima MK: We Are the Most Influential Party in the Coalition

MK Shai Hermesh (Kadima) says his party’s status has significantly increased since it joined the coalition.Elad Benari, 6/4/2012, 4:15 AM

Poll: Kadima Crashing to 3 Knesset Seats

Kadima would crash from 28 Knesset seats to 3 if elections were held today, Knesset Channel poll says.Gil Ronen, 5/17/2012, 6:14 PM

The New Coalition: Perhaps We Deserve What We Get

How will the Kadima-Likud merger affect policy? The irony of it all is that we actually accept the fact that we have no idea. Asher Keren, 5/14/2012, 10:38 AM

Kadima Gets 16 Months Political Life Support; Bibi A Puzzle

Analysis: It is easy to understand Kadima's move, but it is harder to fathom Netanyahu's.Dr. Amiel Ungar, 5/8/2012, 10:29 AM

Coalition Deal: Election System to be Changed

Kadima and Likud agree to set clear guidelines for gradually larger enlistment of hareidim over years.Gil Ronen, 5/8/2012, 9:17 AM

Businessman War Vet, 34, to Replace Livni in Knesset

Lawyer and businessman Yuval Zellner, badly wounded in his military service, receives former party leader's Knesset seat.Gil Ronen, 5/1/2012, 11:18 AM

Likud Snub May Leave Barak Politically Homeless

Ehud Barak may find himself politically homeless following senior Likud MK Silvan Shalom’s insistence that he has no place in the Likud.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2012, 11:09 AM

Livni to Quit while She is Behind

Ousted Kadima party leader Tzipi Livni will announce Tuesday she is quitting politics, Kadima party officials told Israeli media overnight.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2012, 8:28 AM

MK Danon: Mofaz wants another Disengagement

Likud MK says Kadima leader is a leftist who wants a return to 1949 armistice lines.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2012, 9:06 PM

Mofaz Visits Kotel after Victory

The new head of Kadima, Shaul Mofaz, announced he would vie for prime minister's slot next election.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2012, 7:43 PM

Schneller: Kadima Has Lost its Way

MK Otniel Schneller (Kadima) says his party has lost its way, but hopes it will return to its pluralist roots after coming party elections.Gabe Kahn., 11/17/2011, 5:23 PM

Kadima Files Police Complaint against Its Treasurer

Police are questioning accountant Itzik Hadad whom Knesset's largest party suspects of wrongdoing.Gil Ronen, 10/25/2011, 12:49 PM

Shitrit Joins Mofaz and Dichter to Push Early Kadima Primary

Meir Shirtit's call for early primaries reflects the growing panic in Kadima over Tzippi Livni's ineffectiveness as party chair.Aryeh ben Hayim, 9/27/2011, 7:38 PM

'Kadima' Corruption Scandal; MKs Angry

MKs and senior activists within Kadima express anger over latest revelations of corruption, mounting debt. Maayana Miskin, 7/24/2011, 5:44 PM

Kadima Flip-Flops as Knesset Gears Up for Boycott Law Battle

As MKs take sides over the “boycott law,” MK Elkin says Kadima's change of heart reveals slide to the left.Maayana Miskin, 7/11/2011, 12:40 AM

Netanyahu Tries to Lure Kadima: We Don’t Disagree

PM Binyamin Netanyahu tries to get Kadima to join coalition by saying his and Kadima's principles are the same.Elad Benari, 6/16/2011, 3:13 AM

Netanyahu Calls on Kadima to Join Government

As Kadima members criticize Netanyahu over his speech in Congress, his spokesperson calls on Kadima should join Netanyahu's government.Elad Benari, 5/26/2011, 2:12 AM

Kadima's Schneller Calls on His Party to Back Bibi

MK Otniel Schneller is calling for his party to rise above politics and support Netanyahu. Now is not the time for 'political games,' he says.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2011, 10:25 PM

Yisrael Beiteinu Gains in Polls despite Indictment of Lieberman

Yisrael Beiteinu, led by Foreign Minister Lieberman, has jumped in a poll by Globes despite – or because of – his recent indictment.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/2/2011, 5:27 PM

Knesset Committee Passes Anti-Corruption Motion in Revote

Once it was made clear that an anti-corruption probe would not single out Netanyahu, it was passed unanimouslyAryeh Ben Hayim, 4/5/2011, 5:55 PM

Israeli MKs to Attend Anti-Israel Conference in the U.S.

Members of Israel's Knesset agreed to attend an anti-Israel conference by the J Street organization. David Bedein: This is crossing a red line.Elad Benari, 2/25/2011, 3:14 AM

MK Shamalov-Berkowitz: Feminism Turned into 'Jihad'

Despite criticism from extremist feminists, MK Shamalov-Berkowitz continues her stand for family values at a Knesset conference.Gabe Kahn., 2/16/2011, 4:00 PM

Former Shin Bet Chief Joins Kadima

Yaakov Peri, who served as head of the Israel Security Agency from 1988 to 1995, announces plans to join Kadima.Elad Benari, 1/13/2011, 3:18 AM

Halutz the Politician: We Could Have ‘Bought’ Ron Arad

Former IDF Chief of Staff Dan Halutz, who joined Kadima last month, claims Israel could have ”bought” missing navigator Ron Arad’s freedom.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/2/2011, 12:36 PM

Likud and Kadima in Tug-of-War over Knesset Committees

After MK HaNegbi's suspension, Kadima wants to ditch Foreign Relations and Defense C'tee in favor of Finance. Likud says no.Gil Ronen, 11/10/2010, 7:34 PM

Kadima Moves Leftward: Geneva Activist Joins the Ranks

MK Tzachi Hanegbi will be replaced by far-left activist Nino Abesadze, a proponent of the Geneva Initiative. Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2010, 1:10 AM

Kadima MK Edri: 'I Don’t See Direct Talks Succeeding'

MK Yaakov Edri, a member of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, says the sides are already preparing their “alibis.”Hillel Fendel, 8/23/2010, 9:51 AM

Mofaz Demands Primaries in Kadima to Ward Off Split

Kadima’s #2, Sha’ul Mofaz, met with the beleaguered #1, Tzipi Livni, and demanded primaries as the way to forestall the impending party split.Hillel Fendel, 12/24/2009, 1:27 PM

Shaping Up: Kadima Headed for Likud-Initiated Split

The Likud’s efforts to divide the party that caused the Likud’s own division four years ago appear to be successful.Hillel Fendel, 12/23/2009, 12:05 PM

‘Boycott Britain,’ Suggests Kadima MK

Kadima MK Tirosh suggests a boycott of goods from Britain, which has urged Judea and Samaria foods to be labeled “Israeli settlement produce." Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 12/17/2009, 11:15 AM