Knesset approves state budget for 2015-201661 coalition members vote in favor of budget, ensuring a stable coalition until at least March of 2017.
Coalition fights to approve state budgetAmid technical malfunctions and hundreds of objections from opposition, Knesset members in for long night of voting.
Opposition plans 32,000 objections to state budgetInstead of a speech filibuster, the opposition plans to use a 'vote filibuster' to wear down MKs and cause the government to fall.
Pollard to receive monthly stipend from Israel?House Committee chair David Bitan argues Israel has a 'moral obligation' to provide for convicted spy after his release from US prison.
IDF soldiers in hot water for protesting low wagesArmy taking disciplinary action against soldiers for taking part in social media campaign against Knesset's vote to reject pay raises.
How much? MKs vote to raise their own salariesMKs livid after committee shoots down suggestion to stop 'embarrassing' increases; current monthly income: over 40,000 shekels.
MKs to face fines for Knesset property damageLaw passes late Monday demanding responsibility for gimmicks during debates which damage Knesset property.
Anti-parent bill suffers close loss in KnessetOutraged Likud MKs slam 'extremist opposition' and 'spineless coalition members' for voting against bill to limit parental rights.
Fearing knife attacks, Knesset 'hides' silverwareGiven current wave of terror in Israel, Knesset officials have moved silverware from entrance to dining room to monitor visitors.
Knesset votes to make Arabic compulsory in schoolsKnesset approves first reading of Oren Hazan's bill mandating Israeli children begin learning Arabic from age of six.
Knesset boosts security due to terror waveMKs to receive extra security as terror heightens - but no new measures for MKs in Judea-Samaria.
'Verbal terrorism inside the Knesset'Deputy Knesset Speaker Hazan condemns how Arab MKs are allowed to silence ministers and incite terror from the parliament.
Knesset rejects bill to defund boycott supportersDespite likely support from coalition MKs, Avigdor Liberman's refusal to postpone vote prompts resounding loss.
Ahmed Tibi Has Minister Thrown Out of KnessetZe'ev Elkin accuses Ahmed Tibi of having blood on his hands, prompting Deputy Speaker to remove him from the Knesset.
Tens of Millions of Lost Jews in Europe, Americas?Historic Knesset gathering seeks greater Jewish connection with 'lost' descendants of Spanish and Portuguese Jews.
Tougher Penalties on Rock Throwers ApprovedKnesset approves bills toughening punishment for rock throwers and imposing fines on parents of minors who throw rocks.
Herzog: Netanyahu and Bennett 'Must Go Home'Herzog slams Binyamin Netanyahu and Naftali Bennett in a strongly-worded speech during the new Knesset session Monday.
MKs Reconvene: Budget and Security Top PrioritiesWith the deteriorating security situation at the center of their radars, members of the Knesset are set to convene for their winter session.
MK Salaries On the Way Up in JanuaryMonthly salaries for Knesset members will jump from $10,100 a month to approximately $11,250.
Erdan Accuses Opposition of 'Aiding Rock-Throwers'MKs on the right and left clash during a Knesset discussion on the increasing violence in Jerusalem Monday.
Report: Bibi May Form Israeli 'Republican' PartyPolitical revolution? Veteran journalist reports PM talking with party heads about copying American two-party system.
Arab MKs Fume Over New Anti-Terror BillJoint List claims the main objective of anti-terror law is to 'suppress the Palestinian minority in Israel.'
MK Odeh Hospitalized for Suspected Heart AttackMK Ayman Odeh felt chest pains during a Knesset debate and was rushed to Hadassah Ein Kerem where he remains under observation.
Knesset Approves First Reading of 2015-2016 BudgetKnesset approves first reading of the Budget Law for 2015-2016. Opposition angry due to absence of PM and Finance Minister.
Former Education Minister Piron May Quit KnessetReports that Yesh Atid MK Shai Piron will be resigning the Knesset are premature, a spokesperson for his office says.
Prisons Can Force-Feed Hunger-Striking TerroristsThe Knesset approved on its second and third reading a law that would allow prison officials to force-feed hunger-striking prisoners.
'Norwegian Law' Passes Second and Third ReadingsKnesset approves bill that allows one minister or deputy minister from each party to resign from the Knesset to make way for new MKs.
Law Allowing Ministers to Resign PassesKnesset approves first reading of Jewish Home's bill that would allow a minister to resign from the Knesset and allow new MKs to enter.
Shaked: Arab MK 'Inflamed Masses' to AttackJustice Minister blasts MK Ahmed Tibi while issuing support for bill banning those who verbally attack Israel from running for office.
EU Delegation Blocked from Entering KnessetArab MKs refuse to allow presence of Knesset political adviser at 'sensitive' meeting with foreign officials - what are they hiding?
Harsh Punishments for Rock Attacks ApprovedArab MKs livid as Knesset plenum passes bill that toughens the punishment handed out to rock throwers.
Law Allowing Ministers to Resign as MKs to PassJustice Minister's bill, modeled after Norwegian Law, lets minister resign from Knesset, enabling coalition parties to bring in new MKs.
UTJ In-Fighting Turns SpitefulAgudat Yisrael tries to block Norwegian bill as 'revenge' for Degel HaTorah MK's attempt to be elected to Judicial Selection Committee.
Knesset Committee Calls for Annual 'Unity Day'It would memorialize three youths kidnapped and murdered last year by Palestinian terrorists, commemorate unity that surfaced at the time.
Knesset Crushes Death Penalty for Terrorists BillDespite MK Sharon Gal's attempt to shame right-wing MKs into voting for his death penalty bill, legislation loses badly by 94 to six.
Opposition Dupes Knesset into Passing BillCoalition served first legislative defeat after coordinated opposition MKs rush into Knesset plenum moments before vote on Yesh Atid bill.
Knesset Marks One-Year Anniversary since Gaza WarVeterans and business owners still seeking compensation from the State to be represented in special series of debates in Knesset.
Edelstein to Bundestag: Stand by the Jewish PeopleIn special session with German parliament president at Knesset celebrating 50 years of ties, Edelstein urges Germany to fight BDS.
Jewish Home MK Takes Aim at CorruptionBezalel Smotrich promoting bill requiring judges and civil servants to declare assets, in a bid to curb rampant corruption in Israel.
Knesset Salutes Chabad in 'Very Inspiring' EventMKs from across the political spectrum share stories about Chabad as Knesset salutes the movement.
Prisoner Force-Feeding Bill Passes First HurdleThe government authorized for legislation a bill that would allow prisons to force-feed security prisoners who go on a hunger strike.
Donated Torah Scroll Disappears from KnessetArutz Sheva reporter shocked to find Knesset has banned scroll dedicated to partisan fighters for being a 'donation.'
Knesset Dedicates Torah for Jewish WW2 VeteransIn rare and beautiful show of Jewish unity, MKs, leaders from across the spectrum dedicate Torah to Jews who fell fighting Nazism.
It's Official: Gilad Erdan Sworn into GovernmentErdan voted in via late Monday night vote; he will be Internal Security, Strategic Affairs, and Hasbarah Ministers.
Cabinet Approves Erdan's AppointmentWith governmental approval, motion to make Erdan Internal Security and Strategic Affairs Minister will go before Knesset vote Monday.
Kahlon Introduces Bill to Lower Rent PricesFinance Minister Moshe Kahlon introduces bill to protect renters. 'Fair Rent Law' would standardize prices and limit increases.
Knesset Approves Netanyahu's New CoalitionKnesset approves Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's new coalition by a vote of 61 to 59.
From Veteran MK to Father of Two MKsFormer deputy prime minister David Levy attends swearing-in of his daughter Orly and son Jacky, who 'continue the path.'
First Session of 20th Knesset BeginsPresident urges parties to move on from election mudslinging, calls for speedy conclusion to coalition talks.
Kassam Rocket to Grace Office of New MKFreshman Yesh Atid MK Chaim Yellin selects unusual choice for office ornament 'so I don't forget where I come from and who I represent.'
Knesset Now 'Greenest' Parliament AnywhereAs of Sunday, the Knesset's roof is set to generate enough electricity to power the building's lights, and other needs.
New Law Would Bring Fresh MKs into the KnessetThe 'Norwegian Law' backed by Naftali Bennett and Avigdor Lieberman would open the door for younger MKs and better ministers, says expert.
Knesset Prepares for 'Changing of the Guard'Out with the old, in with the new: Knesset prepares to absorb new staff, MKs and help retiring MKs finish their service ahead of elections.
Bennett: Take Power Away from LawyersIn new campaign video, Naftali Bennett says reforms are needed to restore the primacy of the country's legislative branch.
Ha'am Itanu Party's Holon Offices VandalizedOfficials of Yahad-Ha'am Itanu filed a complaint with police Wednesday over vandalism and damage to the party's headquarters in Holon.
Marzel: We'll Wipe the Smirk Off Zoabi's FaceBaruch Marzel filed a petition seeking to bar the united Arab list consisting of Hadash, Balad, Ra'am and Ta'al from the elections.
Knesset Women's Committee Traumatized?Committee for Women apparently still recovering from embarrassing session in September, blocking video of the session from public eye.