Likud to vote on whether to fire Defense Minister YaalonParty's court indicates decision to expel Jews from Hevron building was wrong. Members will vote on whether Yaalon should be fired.
Will Yehuda Glick become Likud's next MK?With Silvan Shalom's resignation, iconic Temple Mount activist is next on the Likud list - and he tells Arutz Sheva he has mixed feelings.
Former Shin Bet Head Returning to Politics on Likud ListAvi Dichter returns to Likud after brief hiatus, says he supports peace deal - but also that Israel should defang Gaza.
MK Regev: Livni-Labor Deal 'Enough to Make You Sick'MK Miri Regev is happy over the union of Tzipi Livni and Yitzchak Herzog, because it will 'ruin the Labor Party.'
Netanyahu Secures Victory at Likud Central CommitteeLikud Central Committee members approve Netanyahu's proposal to advance primaries for party leadership to December 31.
Likud Set to Vote on Netanyahu's Early PrimariesLikud Central Committee to vote all day on Netanyahu's proposals, which are viewed as attempt to block Sa'ar, as well as list reservations.
Ya'alon 'Fell Out' With Likud Right-Wing Since Gaza OperationSenior Likud sources say Ya'alon 'a different man' since Gaza war, faces crisis with right-wing of party; chances of retaining post 'slim.'
Limor Livnat Retires From PoliticsLikud Cultural and Sports Minister Limor Livnat announces retirement from 23-year political career when term ends.
Herzog: Labor is Once Again Becoming a Ruling PartyLabor chairman Herzog and Hatnua chairwoman Livni speak about elections - joint party would receive 23 seats in most recent poll.
MK Danny Danon Announces Candidacy for Likud Party LeadershipDanon promises to 'talk Right and do Right' in campaign to wrest control of the party from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
Analysis: This Time, Netanyahu Won't Attack JudaismFew are aware that Likud's disastrous 2013 campaign centered on an Arutz Sheva interview regarding the Jewish family.
Hareidim Prefer Sa'ar to Netanyahu as Likud LeaderHareidi official tells Arutz Sheva reasons why Gideon Sa'ar is preferable to Netanyahu as Likud Chairman - 'good news for hareidim.'
Likud Central Committee to Set Final Date for PrimariesAt a special session in Ariel Monday, Likud's Central Committee will determine the final date and regulations for Likud primaries.
Bennett: Netanyahu and I Agreed Not to Attack Each OtherJewish Home chairman reveals he agreed with Likud that the two parties won't attack each other during the election campaign.
Netanyahu Reportedly Blocking Sa'ar Challenge on LeadershipLikud sources say Netanyahu trying to move up primaries, in a move that would press Sa'ar to make a snap decision on contending.
Jewish Home, Likud Sign Surplus Vote AgreementAgreement to swing votes between parties in the event a surplus would help either one, as blocs begin to form ahead of elections.
Sa'ar May Challenge Netanyahu for Likud LeadershipSa'ar reportedly considering a run in January primaries after stepping down last month for a temporary break from politics.
Hotovely Challenges Kahlon to Back Right-Wing BlocDeputy Minister Hotovely calls on Kahlon to make clear his political stance and who he will support in campaign for prime minister.
Levin Says 'Writing was On the Wall' for ElectionsKnesset dissolution was a long time in coming, MK Yariv Levin tells Arutz Sheva, noting that the real issue is a matter of stability.
The Other Reason Netanyahu Fired Livni and LapidLikud sources claim PM fired rebellious ministers to ensure they couldn't use their positions to their advantage during elections.
Likud Hopes to Form Large Right-Wing UnionDeputy Minister Akunis says his party and Jewish Home learned lessons of infighting in the last elections, slams Lapid-Livni 'putsch.'
Danon: We Must Return to the Likud WayLikud MK says that the Likud must not try to "appease Tzipi Livni and her colleagues".
Likud: Lapid 'Failed Miserably as Finance Minister'Likud officials hit back at Lapid over anti-Netanyahu remarks, say he failed miserably as a minister and has 'ugly' political aspirations.
Elections As Early as March 2015, Likud Officials SayLegislation on Opposition bills to dissolve the Knesset due to be voted upon Wednesday - and could see the coalition dissolve by January.
Deputy Minister Says Elections Are 'Inevitable'Deputy Minister Ofir Akunis criticizes Finance Minister Yair Lapid for saying the government is "stuck", says Lapid is welcome to resign.
Likud Jockeying: Danon 'Ideological Alternative' to NetanyahuDanon competing with PM for control of Likud visits party faction and says Netanyahu is 'realizing policies of Livni, not Likud.'
Likud Warns 'Coalition Cannot Continue Like This'Senior Likud sources reveal Netanyahu doesn't want early elections, but likely has no choice given his coalition partners' behavior.
MK Levin Proposes 8-Step Plan to Prevent TerrorismTemporary legislation formulated by MK Yariv Levin calls for harsh punitive measures against terrorists, their families and supporters.
Elkin: We Weren't Elected to Promote Livni's AgendaMK Ze’ev Elkin says the Likud is determined to pass the Jewish State Law and isn't deterred by threats of an election.
Feiglin Favors One Large Nationalist BlocMK Feiglin says it would be a good idea to have all the nationalist parties run together as one bloc - but only if led by a strong Likud.
Battle Over Likud Primaries: Who Will Win, Danon or Bibi?Standoff expected between Prime Minister and MK Danny Danon, amid rumors that Netanyahu is trying to win allegiances.
Danon Hints: Sa'ar Left Because of NetanyahuMK Danny Danon calls for a “self-examination” in the Likud, hints PM Netanyahu is to blame for the resignation of Gideon Sa’ar.
Netanyahu and Danon Compromise on Likud PrimariesPM Netanyahu and MK Danon agree to bring the moving up of the primaries to a discussion at the Central Committee.
Date Announced for Likud Leadership ElectionsDate for vote on changes to constitution also announced as Bibi seeks to consolidate leadership prior to looming general elections.
Netanyahu to Tell Party Heads: Compromise or Else...PM Netanyahu to warn the heads of the parties in his coalition that unless they find ways to compromise, new elections will be held.
Moshe Kahlon Officially Leaves Likud to Form New PartyFormer minister officially cancels Likud membership in move needed to start new Knesset party, after Monday announcement.
Danon Vows to Fight Netanyahu's 'Underhanded Opportunism'Likud Central Committee chair charges PM of harming party democracy with early primaries, as elections look increasingly likely.
Report: Netanyahu Planning Spring ElectionsSpeculations rampant that Netanyahu's shelving of Conversion Bill is meant to strengthen alliance with hareidim ahead of new elections.
Kahlon Vows to Fix Cost of Living When He Returns to PoliticsFormer minister reiterates intent to form new party, says cost of living 'needs to be dealt with.'
Danon Accuses Netanyahu of Splitting LikudSa'ar and Kahlon's leaving Likud demands soul searching says Danon, who predicts elections in 2015.
Latest Poll Shows Right-Wing Majority, Improvement for Yesh AtidLikud and Jewish Home still polling first and second place respectively; right-wing-religious bloc would have clear majority.
Levin: Coalition Rocky, But No Split - YetCoalition Chairman speaks to Arutz Sheva about the resignation of Gideon Sa'ar - and how hareidi parties could replace Yesh Atid.
Poll: Likud Still on Top, But Jewish Home Gaining GroundKnesset Channel poll reveals Naftali Bennett's party snapping at Bibi's heels with 20 seats, compared to 25 for Likud.
Herzog: Sa'ar Resignation Shows Downfall of LikudOpposition leader claims the declaration by Interior Minister Sa’ar to retire from politics is proof Netanyahu must be replaced.
Interior Minister Gidon Sa'ar Leaving PoliticsLongtime Likud MK, Minister to formally resign after the holidays for personal reasons.
Akunis: 'Two-State Solution' will Bring Terror Tunnels to CenterDeputy Minister warns that a “two-state solution” will endanger the security of Israelis and bring rockets to the heart of the country.
Netanyahu: Feiglin Full of 'Good Surprises'For the first time Likud head Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has publicly referred to MK Moshe Feiglin.
Likud Decides Without PM to Topple Hamas in Next OperationDanon calls for Netanyahu to face his own party, as members call for prime minister to step down and 'find a different party.'
South African Jewish Paper Apologizes for Comparing Tutu, HitlerLikud member blasts Archbishop Desmond Tutu in pulled article as 'self-appointed destructor of Jewish people.'
Report: Erdan Mulling Offer to Serve as UN AmbassadorCommunications Minister received an offer to be appointed as Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations and is seriously considering it.
Poll: Jewish Home Number Two Party in KnessetIsraelis continued to express support for Jewish Home and its leader, Naftali Bennett.
After Gaza Operation, How Are the Parties Polling?Poll shows 'right-wing' bloc would increase from 61 to 69 seats if elections were held today; Arab parties also predicted to strengthen.
Danon: Netanyahu Acting Like 'the Contractor of the Left'MK Danon warns Prime Minister that he cannot continue to "follow the desires of Tzipi Livni".
Yesh Atid and Likud Compromise on Force-Feeding BillAfter Yesh Atid threatened a coalition crisis, compromise reached on bill allowing force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners.
Rivlin's Replacement Officially Sworn InMK Carmel Shama-Hacohen officially sworn in as a member of the Knesset, replacing president-elect Reuven Rivlin.
MKs Welcome 'Dignified' President RivlinMK Danon and Lipman congratulate Rivlin over victory, note he 'believes our rights to Israel, and that there should be no Palestine.'
Rivlin's Likud Replacement is 'Less Interested in Judea Samaria'Former MK Shama will take Rivlin's place in Coalition after presidential victory; 'not comfortable with Likud position.'