National Union kicks off with first ideological conferenceNational Union party holds first ideological conference, Minister Naftali Bennett attends as honored guest.
'We need to have one united religious party, sans primaries'Tekuma faction looking for unity in national-religious camp - and elimination of party primaries.
Bennett, Beit El Protestors Face Off At MeetingTensions surfaced in Jewish Home, as a loud shouting match broke out between Naftali Bennett and party members from Beit El.
Minister: We Won't Sit Still for De Facto Building FreezeUri Ariel confirmed what many Israelis fear - that there is a de facto, if not de jure, building freeze in Judea and Samaria.
Coalition Crisis Brewing Over 'Creeping Construction Freeze'Members of the National Union say that they are considering their options if a slow freeze in Judea and Samaria continues.
Ariel Leads Vote to Break from Jewish HomeAriel supports split from Jewish Home in party vote which ends up in a tie, bringing question to party's rabbis for final decision.
MK Horowitz: Look Where Extremism Brings UsMK Horowitz (Meretz) condemns the possibility Orit Struk may be left off the National Union list if the party were to join Yachad.
Eli Yishai's New Party Won't Allow Women MKsPact with National Union looking increasingly unlikely as Yachad party's spiritual head stresses hareidi stance against women MKs.
National Union Says There Are Still Gaps with BennettUri Ariel's National Union/Tekuma rejects reports that a unity agreement with the Jewish Home is close.
Ariel Admits to an Ideological Rift with BennettAriel says unity efforts continue, but maintains that primaries are corrupt and divide continues - amid talk of Yishai partnership.
Bennett and Ariel Trying to Maintain Jewish Home UnityJewish Home Chairman and Tekuma Chairman hold positive meeting amid reports that Ariel may form a new party with Shas's Yishai.
Ahead of Elections Jewish Home MKs Trade Barbs'Arrogant' dig at Tekuma faction gets sharp rebuttal; Jewish Home rep calls to disband National Union; rabbi suggests party split.
Ariel Warns Bennett: We Won't Sell Out for MandatesUnity deal in further jeopardy as Ariel speaks of 'red line' principles stopping a union with Jewish Home's push for political 'center.'
MK Katz Predicts 20 Seats for Jewish HomeThe Jewish Home party will be even stronger than most polls says, with at least 20 seats, predicts outgoing MK Yaakov Katz.
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 Shows Younger Voters Back Jewish HomeThe renewed Jewish Home party, running with the National Union, draws younger voters, many of them secular, a new poll shows.
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.”
Likud List Won't Hurt National Union, Predicts CandidateOrit Strook, a candidate on the National Union’s Knesset list, says she does not believe the Likud list will negatively affect her party.
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.
Poll: Nationalist Camp Gains StrengthIsrael’s nationalist parties could win 66 seats in the next election, new poll finds.
NU's New #2: I'll Lead Fight for Family ValuesRabbi Eliyahu Ben-Dahan, #2 on the National Union's Knesset list, says fathers are targeted by false complaints.
National Union Elects Knesset ListMembers of the Tekuma Central Committee choose the party’s list for the upcoming Knesset elections. MK Uri Ariel will head the list.
MK Uri Ariel Elected to Head National UnionTekuma Central Committee members choose MK Ariel to replace MK Yaakov Katz, who had announced that he would not head the party.
Gimpel Loses Jewish Home PrimariesThough list is considered excellent, US-born Jeremy Gimpel will not be among top 5 candidates in the Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) list.
National Union in Plea to MKs Eldad, Ben Ari: Don't Do ItNational Union MKs say the split in the party is "a day of celebration for the left".
MKs Eldad, Ben Ari Announce New FactionNational Union MKs split off, form "Power to Israel." They say they are what Israel needs.
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.
Moledet Strengthens Unity in Religious CampThe Moledet Party has joined Tkuma’s efforts to run together with the Jewish Home.
Poll Gives United Religious Zionist List 13 MKsReligious parties would receive 32 seats, more than 25% of the total.
Likud Leader: Israel Must not Bend for ObamaIsrael will not bend for Obama despite his re-election victory, says Likud MK Danny Danon. National Union: A victory for Israeli left.
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.
MK Ariel: Chabad Unhappy with Deri in ShasNU MK expects 10 seats for unified list, sees Deri's return as pushing Shas voters to NU.
Voting Day in Israel – for Nationalist Party LeaderAmericans are not the only ones voting Tuesday. In Israel, 54,000 party members can vote for the leader of the Jewish Home party.
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.”
Ketzaleh: Our Joint List Will Achieve 15-20 SeatsMK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz explains the reasoning behind his decision to be moved down on the party list.
Ketzaleh Bets His Seat on Zionist VoteIn what may be a Knesset first, MK Katz asks his party to move him from first place to seventh.
Ketzaleh: We want Ben-Ari on our ListMKs Yaakov Katz and Uri Ariel say Rav Shmuel Eliahu will mediate between them and MK Ben Ari.
NU: Likud May Have Just 'Divorced' Its Religious VotersNational Union says Lieberman's "extreme secular" policies may drive away traditional, religious Jews - who will vote for religious parties.
MK Eldad: I'm in the Knesset to Prevent Palestinian StateMK Aryeh Eldad says his goal as a politician is to prevent the creation of a Palestinian state, calls for unity within his political camp.
National Union, Jewish Home in Unity ConferenceReligious Zionist MKs rev up the engines; vow to run in a united Knesset list.
Ben-Ari Leaves National Union, Will Run with EldadMK Michael Ben-Ari announces he is leaving the National Union, will run in the elections alongside MK Aryeh Eldad.
Poll Gives National Camp New Year’s StrengthThe latest poll shows the national camp with the continuing slid majority it has enjoyed the past three years. Kadima needs a prayer.
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.
'Ketzaleh' Signs Unity Pact with Jewish Home CandidateNational Union and Jewish Home contender Naftali Bennett agree to form joint list for the next Knesset.
Red Cross Negotiates Land Grab for PAThe Red Cross helps the PA negotiate for land, IDF Civil Administration plays along.
MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in FlamesA law authored by National Union head MK Yaakov Katz allowing police to collect data on illegal aliens was shot down 4-42.
Poll: United Religious Zionist List Gets 10 MKsKnesset Channel poll shows if parties run separately they will garner a total of 8 seats.
Youths Throw Rocks 'because Jews Took Arab Homes'MKs Eldad and Ben Ari tour Mount of Olives and hear Arab explanations that rock attacks are Jews' fault.
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.
Video of Nationalists at Airport: ‘Send Back the Anti-Semites’Nationalists, headed by National Union MKs and activist Baruch Marzel, “welcomed” anarchists with a message to go back home.
NU MKs Differ on Path to UnityMKs Eldad and Ben Ari of National Union think joining Jewish Home's primaries makes sense. The other two do not.
Young National Union to MKs: Unite!NU Young Leadership wants the two religious Zionist parties to join forces.
MKs See How PA Takes Over JerusalemNational Union MKs were given a tour of neighborhoods in Jerusalem and saw first hand how the PA paves roads within Israeli-controlled territory.
Anger in Opposition as NU Votes with NetanyahuThe National Union faction angers Opposition partners by voting with the coalition. “We don't work for Tzipi Livni,” MKs say.
MKs Meet in Building Slated for Demolition in East JerusalemNational Union MKs meet in Beit Yehonatan, say that it should only be sealed off after illegal Arab homes in the area are destroyed.
MK Orlev: No Union with 'Kahanists'Jewish Home politician trades barbs with members of the National Union whom he considers too extreme.