Poll: Likud 28, Yesh Atid 20

Poll: Likud 28, Yesh Atid 20

Right-wing bloc fails to secure majority in latest poll, as Likud and Yamina lose ground. Likud falls to just 28 seats.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2020, 8:54 AM
Deputy Minister of Internal Security tests positive for coronavirus

Deputy Minister of Internal Security tests positive for coronavirus

Knesset Sergeant-at-Arms informed that Deputy Minister Gadi Yevarkan tested positive for coronavirus.Hezki Baruch, 8/26/2020, 5:34 AM
Knesset approves bill to push off budget deadline

Knesset approves bill to push off budget deadline

Final vote delays the deadline to pass the state budget by 120 days right before the Knesset would have been dissolved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 10:20 PM
Knesset debates law to postpone budget deadline

Knesset debates law to postpone budget deadline

Likud, Blue and White exchange accusations as deadline to prevent 4th round of elections looms in the next few hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 7:04 PM
Poll: Likud 33, Yamina 19

Poll: Likud 33, Yamina 19

New polls show right-wing bloc winning majority, Yamina becoming second or third largest party in the Knesset.David Rosenberg, 8/16/2020, 8:46 PM
Netanyahu to Lapid: 1,000 masks won't hide your dictatorship

Netanyahu to Lapid: 1,000 masks won't hide your dictatorship

Knesset rejects Yesh Atid bill which would ban Binyamin Netanyahu from forming a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2020, 4:00 PM
Netanyahu: Protests organized at luxury hotels

Netanyahu: Protests organized at luxury hotels

PM criticizes opposition behavior in angry speech to the Knesset, offers support to people of Lebanon following massive explosion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2020, 5:45 PM
Poll: Likud rebounds, right-wing moves up to 64 seats

Poll: Likud rebounds, right-wing moves up to 64 seats

New poll shows Likud, Blue and White no longer in free fall, right-wing bloc expands its majority, with Likud at 35, Yamina at 12.David Rosenberg, 8/4/2020, 10:51 AM
Knesset approves coronavirus grants

Knesset approves coronavirus grants

Citizens to begin seeing more money in their bank accounts on Sunday after Knesset unanimously passes aid package.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2020, 3:52 PM
Poll: Right-wing loses majority as Likud falls to 31

Poll: Right-wing loses majority as Likud falls to 31

The right-wing bloc would fail to win a majority in the Knesset if new elections were held today, poll shows, as support for gov't sinks.David Rosenberg, 7/29/2020, 9:27 AM
Poll: Likud 35, Yesh Atid 17

Poll: Likud 35, Yesh Atid 17

Likud still leads in latest poll, but falls behind its performance in March 2020 election, while Blue and White gains seats.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2020, 12:43 PM
Poll: The Right losing ground as both Likud, Yamina fall

Poll: The Right losing ground as both Likud, Yamina fall

New poll shows not only the Likud but also Yamina hemorrhaging voters as the Right loses seats to the Left.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2020, 8:07 AM
'Blue and White doesn't want a budget'

'Blue and White doesn't want a budget'

Netanyahu criticizes the Blue and White party, claims the party isn't interested in passing a budget.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2020, 3:58 AM
Demonstrators protest outside of Knesset against Coronavirus Law

Demonstrators protest outside of Knesset against Coronavirus Law

Dozens of protesters block traffic outside of the Knesset to protest plans to strip Coronavirus Committee of oversight on government orders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 11:40 AM
Top Likud officials clash in the Knesset

Top Likud officials clash in the Knesset

Finance Minister Yisrael Katz and Coalition chairman Miki Zohar trade insults in stormy Knesset committee meeting.Hezki Baruch, 7/20/2020, 1:17 PM
Poll: Likud falls to 34 seats, Yamina surges to 14

Poll: Likud falls to 34 seats, Yamina surges to 14

Likud continues to hemorrhage support, but right-wing bloc maintains double-digit lead over the left-wing - Arab bloc.David Rosenberg, 7/15/2020, 9:17 AM
Poll: Likud drops as Netanyahu's approval rating plummets

Poll: Likud drops as Netanyahu's approval rating plummets

Likud falls to lowest level since last election as government's approval rating plunges amid growing backlash over handling of crisis.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2020, 8:54 PM
The MKs who entered isolation and those who were released

The MKs who entered isolation and those who were released

Knesset Sergeant-at-Arms receives update on 3 MKs who have to enter coronavirus isolation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2020, 12:30 PM
"I want to make a difference"

"I want to make a difference"

Newly minted Blue and White MK lays out her agenda, including promoting Aliyah and bringing back remains of IDF soldiers from Gaza.The Land Of Israel Network, 7/10/2020, 4:35 PM
Poll: Likud drops - but right-wing bloc still has majority

Poll: Likud drops - but right-wing bloc still has majority

Likud falls dramatically in latest poll, but right-wing - religious bloc retains lead over the Left, as Yamina rises to double digits.David Rosenberg, 7/10/2020, 10:27 AM
Poll: Likud plummets, Yamina surges

Poll: Likud plummets, Yamina surges

Amid growing frustration over government's handling of coronavirus, Likud plummets five seats in latest poll, while Yamina rises to 12 seatsArutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2020, 7:57 AM
Knesset votes to allow gov't to pass coronavirus regulations prior to Knesset approval

Knesset votes to allow gov't to pass coronavirus regulations prior to Knesset approval

With less than half of MKs present, Knesset votes to weaken requirement for Knesset approval of government's coronavirus regulations.David Rosenberg, 7/7/2020, 8:35 AM
Coronavirus case detected in the Knesset

Coronavirus case detected in the Knesset

MK Zvi Hauser to enter isolation after intern working with Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee contracts COVID-19.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/3/2020, 9:53 PM
Knesset approves Shin Bet tracking of COVID-19 patients approved for 3 weeks

Knesset approves Shin Bet tracking of COVID-19 patients approved for 3 weeks

Bill allowing Shin Bet to temporarily track the phones of coronavirus patients passed into law by the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2020, 10:59 PM
Knesset's Christian Allies caucus launches in the 23rd Knesset

Knesset's Christian Allies caucus launches in the 23rd Knesset

MK Sharren Haskel chairs the new caucus with Members of Knesset from seven political parties across the political spectrumArutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2020, 2:59 PM
Poll: Likud 38, Blue & White 9

Poll: Likud 38, Blue & White 9

Right-wing bloc projected to win majority of 64 seats, while left-wing - Arab bloc receives just 48 seats, according to new poll.David Rosenberg, 6/28/2020, 8:59 PM
4 religious women to enter Knesset

4 religious women to enter Knesset

Norwegian Law allows Blue and White ministers to resign from the Knesset, paving way for 4 religious Jewish women to become MKs.Yehonatan Gottleib, 6/17/2020, 6:26 PM
New poll shows right-wing bloc winning 65 seats

New poll shows right-wing bloc winning 65 seats

New poll gives right-wing bloc 65 seats, compared to just 47 for left-wing - Arab bloc. Israelis strongly divided over sovereignty plan.David Rosenberg, 6/17/2020, 10:13 AM
Knesset ratifies coronavirus regulations

Knesset ratifies coronavirus regulations

Knesset approves bill to enshrine in law government powers to fight the coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2020, 12:04 AM
Knesset approves Norwegian Law, Netanyahu absent from vote

Knesset approves Norwegian Law, Netanyahu absent from vote

Knesset approves Norwegian Law by a majority of 66 to 43. The Prime Minister did not attend the vote.Hezki Baruch, 6/16/2020, 12:35 AM
Report: Summer recess to be shortened to 2-3 weeks

Report: Summer recess to be shortened to 2-3 weeks

MKs seek to shorten summer recess from 3 months to 2-3 weeks after year and a half of campaigning to deal with coronavirus, sovereignty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2020, 10:20 AM
Poll: Likud 41, Blue and White 13

Poll: Likud 41, Blue and White 13

Right-wing rises to 64 seats in latest poll, moving to 15-seat lead over the left-Arab bloc, as Blue and White falls to fourth place.David Rosenberg, 6/12/2020, 11:46 AM
Knesset scraps sessions after Joint List MK gets coronavirus

Knesset scraps sessions after Joint List MK gets coronavirus

Knesset tells employees to stay home, cancels meetings Thursday after Joint List MK tests positive for coronavirusAFP, 6/4/2020, 1:56 PM
Recommendation: Extend emergency declaration

Recommendation: Extend emergency declaration

'Unlike the surprise of the first wave of the coroanvirus, the Knesset will not be surprised by a second wave.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2020, 5:39 PM
Accelerated efforts to pass 'Norwegian Law'

Accelerated efforts to pass 'Norwegian Law'

Bill would allow ministers to resign from the Knesset to make room for new MKs from the party lists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2020, 10:05 AM
New poll shows Israeli Right taking largest lead over Left-Center bloc yet

New poll shows Israeli Right taking largest lead over Left-Center bloc yet

New poll shows right-wing bloc winning 67 seats versus 47 for center-left bloc, giving the Right its largest lead ever.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2020, 9:51 AM
Former Chief of Staff seeking to go into politics?

Former Chief of Staff seeking to go into politics?

A year and a half after retiring from the IDF, Gadi Eizenkot hints for the first time that he intends to join politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 6:33 AM
Knesset votes in new government

Knesset votes in new government

After more than 500 days of deadlock, Knesset approves first new Israeli government since 2015.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2020, 5:25 PM
Live: Inauguration of the 35th government

Live: Inauguration of the 35th government

New government to finally take effect after 500 days of campaigning, 3 elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2020, 1:15 PM
Rabbis and politicians

Rabbis and politicians

There is nothing gained when a rabbi chooses politics or politicians interfere in Torah matters - in fact, there is much to lose. Op-ed.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 5/15/2020, 8:07 AM
Official: Yariv Levin will be appointed Knesset Speaker

Official: Yariv Levin will be appointed Knesset Speaker

Likud approves nomination of Tourism Minister as Knesset Speaker. Prime Minister Netanyahu wishes him success.Elad Benari, 5/12/2020, 11:30 PM
MKs violate coronavirus restrictions at Knesset plenum

MKs violate coronavirus restrictions at Knesset plenum

During Knesset session, MKs crowd each other without wearing masks, violating social distancing rules.Gary Willig, 5/7/2020, 6:19 PM
72 MKs nominate Netanyahu for Prime Minister

72 MKs nominate Netanyahu for Prime Minister

Likud, Blue & White submit signatures of 72 MKs to President Rivlin, endorsing Netanyahu as prime minister.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2020, 5:19 PM
Knesset begins voting on coalition deal

Knesset begins voting on coalition deal

If Knesset doesn't endorse Netanyahu for prime minister by Thursday night, Israel faces another election.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2020, 8:03 PM
Knesset launches into 'marathon' debate on coalition deal

Knesset launches into 'marathon' debate on coalition deal

MKs debate unity gov't deal cut by PM Netanyahu and Blue & White chief Benny Gantz, as Supreme Court weighs petitions against the agreement.Stephen Weizman, AFP, 5/5/2020, 2:50 PM
Netanyahu-Gantz power-sharing law approved in first reading

Netanyahu-Gantz power-sharing law approved in first reading

Legislation would anchor rotation agreement between Likud, Blue and White leaders in law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 3:20 PM
President Rivlin tasks Knesset to 'prevent a fourth round of elections'

President Rivlin tasks Knesset to 'prevent a fourth round of elections'

President Rivlin informed Blue and White Chairman Benny Gantz that he is entrusting the Knesset with the task of forming a governmentArutz Sheva, 4/16/2020, 9:01 AM
Gantz applies for position of Knesset Speaker

Gantz applies for position of Knesset Speaker

Blue and White leader faces opposition from within his own party to his candidacy for Knesset Speaker.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2020, 3:54 PM
Amir Peretz will be appointed Interim Knesset Speaker

Amir Peretz will be appointed Interim Knesset Speaker

Amir Peretz, the most senior Knesset Member, will convene the Knesset on Thursday to elect a permanent Knesset Speaker.Elad Benari, 3/26/2020, 12:30 AM
Knesset legal advisor: Wait for Supreme Court

Knesset legal advisor: Wait for Supreme Court

Knesset Arrangements Committee convenes for special meeting following resignation of Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 5:57 PM
Six temporary Knesset committees set up

Six temporary Knesset committees set up

Knesset Arrangements Committee approves establishment of six temporary committees. Right-wing bloc walked out the discussion in protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2020, 1:04 AM
Right-wing bloc to boycott Knesset debates

Right-wing bloc to boycott Knesset debates

Parties in right-wing bloc to boycott Monday's Knesset discussions and votes in protest against Blue and White's behavior.Ben Shaul, 3/23/2020, 2:46 AM
Shaked demands 'offsets' for MKs in isolation

Shaked demands 'offsets' for MKs in isolation

Former Justice Minister says left must have equal number of MKs absent from vote tomorrow as right MKs not attending due to isolation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2020, 3:53 PM
Rivlin: 'I have just one request: Give this people a government'

Rivlin: 'I have just one request: Give this people a government'

Knesset Members sworn in three at a time. Earlier, President entrusts assembling government with MK Benny Gantz.Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2020, 5:24 PM
Watch: Disinfection of the Knesset for the inauguration

Watch: Disinfection of the Knesset for the inauguration

Anti-coronavirus measures taken in preparation for the inauguration of the 23rd Knesset tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 8:47 PM
MKs to be sworn in in three rounds

MKs to be sworn in in three rounds

Due to coronavirus, swearing-in ceremony of the 23rd Knesset will take place in three rounds, with 40 MKs taking part in each round.Hezki Baruch, 3/13/2020, 5:52 AM
No visitors allowed at Knesset inauguration ceremony

No visitors allowed at Knesset inauguration ceremony

Visits to Knesset frozen, disinfection posts to be erected in Israeli parliament amid Coronavirus fears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2020, 6:55 PM