MK Ghattas to be banned from voting in Knesset

Knesset legal adviser says MK Ghattas cannot vote in Knesset while under arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 7:40 PM

Knesset approves 2017-2018 budget

Knesset approves state budget and economic plan for 2017-2018 by a majority of 60 to 48.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 1:40 AM

Will Arab MK be stripped of immunity?

Knesset House Committee to vote Wednesday on proposal to strip Arab MK of immunity following allegations of aiding Hamas terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2016, 11:06 AM

MKs banned from visiting security prisoners

The Knesset House Committee voted, after heated debate, to ban the visits by MKs to security prisoners.Gary Willig, 12/20/2016, 6:04 PM

Knesset Finance Committee approves 2017-2018 budget

Knesset’s Finance Committee approves state budget for 2017-2018. It must still pass its second and third Knesset readings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2016, 5:08 AM

New bill: Allow Israelis to vote from abroad

New bill seeks to allow Israelis who registered to vote but are located outside of Israel on election day to vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2016, 11:44 AM

Knesset caves to 'immodest protest'

Dress code banning miniskirts dropped after MK, parliamentary aides protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 6:01 PM

Knesset panel to study dress code

Efforts to enforce a Knesset dress code barring short skirts and dresses to be relaxed until a committee makes its recommendations.JTA, 12/15/2016, 6:01 AM

MK strips outer clothing in protest of miniskirt ban

When parliamentary aides showed up for work scantily clad to protest the Knesset's dress code, one MK decided to join in - and strip down.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2016, 11:51 AM

Leftists launch 'immodest' protest against Knesset dress code

Scantily clad parliamentary aides to Yesh Atid MKs challenge Knesset dress code, hold mini protest at entrance.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2016, 9:47 AM

Knesset aide blocked entry over dress deemed too short

Adviser to MK Merav Michaeli detained from entering the Knesset after her dress was deemed too short under the building dress code.JTA, 12/13/2016, 2:00 AM

Regulation Law passes first reading in Knesset

Regulation Law passes first reading in Knesset by 59 to 51Yoel Domb, 12/7/2016, 10:13 PM

Knesset bans miniskirts

The Israeli Knesset has issued a new dress code, banning visitors and employees from wearing miniskirts and short dresses.JTA, 12/1/2016, 7:50 AM

Kenyan MPs in Knesset: We must join hands to fight terrorism'

MPs from Kenya visited the Knesset and discussed the need for countries to cooperate to fight terrorism.Gary Willig, 11/28/2016, 7:40 PM

Knesset approves first reading of state budget

Knesset approves first readings of the State Budget Law and the Arrangements Law for 2017 and 2018.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2016, 11:36 PM

Amona law: 'We hope it will pass this time'

MKs believe that a new version of the bill to save Amona will bypass issues that caused the Attorney General to reject the previous version.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 5:40 PM

'The Knesset is the parliament of the Jewish people'

Andy Groveman, chairman of the United Israel Appeal (UIA), discusses how the Jewish Diaspora should be involved in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2016, 3:14 AM

Leftist MKs boycott memorial for slain minister

Meretz faction and other opposition MKs will boycott Knesset session in memory of slain minister and Moledet party founder, Rehavam Ze'evi.Yoel Domb, 11/1/2016, 11:29 AM

Knesset braces for stormiest session in years

Israeli Knesset opened today. Lawmakers returned from 3-month summer break to what many believe could be the stormiest session in years.ILTV, 11/1/2016, 9:35 AM

MK Glick does not boycott Joint List

MK Yehuda Glick stayed to listen to MKs from the Joint Arab List when most MKs in the coalition walked out, says he is against boycotts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 11:01 PM

Bill to ensure cleaner internet passes first hurdle

Legislation requiring ISPs to filter out inappropriate internet content appears to enjoy strong backing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 3:59 PM

Likud Youth Head: MK Hazan should resign

The head of the Likud Youth Movement called on MK Oren Hazan to resign from the Knesst after court finds that he used hard drugs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2016, 3:58 PM

Yachimovich: Shaked delegitimizing all of Israel

Shelly Yachimovich accuses Justice Minister Shaked of delegitimizing the whole nation in article saying that Israel should be more Jewish.Gary Willig, 10/6/2016, 9:29 PM

'A black spot on the history of Israel'

The Zionist activist group 'Im Tirtzu' demands sanctioning MK Yousef Jabareen for visiting arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti at his jail cell.Ido ben Porat, 8/19/2016, 9:58 AM

MK Glick: Gush Katif 'dreamers' will return home

Likud MK and Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick speaks to Arutz Sheva about what he thinks it would take to get Gaza back.Rachel Kaplan, 8/12/2016, 10:33 AM

Poll: Coalition up, opposition down as Labor plummets

Labor drops 8 mandates in latest poll, while Jewish Home, Yesh Atid surge.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2016, 12:28 PM

Knesset synagogue to be expanded and renovated

Synagogue in Knesset has been getting overcrowded of late, so Speaker Yuli Edelstein has initiated a renovation project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 10:00 PM

Knesset committee votes to recognize Armenian genocide

MK Zehava Galon pushes for official governement recognition after her committee passed a proposal to recognize the alleged WWI genocide.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 6:04 PM

Gun license for soldiers - as soon as they're released

A new amendment will allow people of any age to get a gun license - provided that they finished military service first.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 4:29 PM

'A 15-year-old boy is not a ticking bomb'

A Knesset committee convened this morning to discuss the rights of a 15-year-old boy punished on grounds of violence against Palestinians.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 10:41 AM

'Disabled in workplace' bill expected to pass

A bill which would require large government bodies to meet a quota of 5% disabled employees approved for final Knesset vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 11:57 AM

Smotrich fought for Judea-Samaria - and won

Knesset is expected to pass a law which would equate Judea-Samaria residents with the rest of Israel in one important area - tax breaks.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:15 PM

Social benefits for terrorists - at our expense?

The Knesset Legislation Committee approves MK Yaakov Peri's proposed law to stop social benefits to terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 7/24/2016, 4:09 PM

Haredi party trumps Labor in latest poll, Yesh Atid ties Likud

Jewish Home, United Torah Judaism surge past Zionist Union, Yesh Atid pulls into statistical dead-heat with Likud.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2016, 2:51 PM

Bag of cannabis found in Knesset bathroom

'Who's been smoking grass in the Knesset bathroom?'Tal Polon, 7/20/2016, 6:03 PM

Knesset approves 'Dismissal Law'

Law that permits dismissal of MKs over misconduct passes second and third readings in the Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 7/20/2016, 12:58 AM

Few MKs show up for Knesset's Lebanon war memorial

Knesset event commemorating Second Lebanon War includes President, dignitaries, soldiers, bereaved families. Only the MKs skipped out.Hezki Baruch, 7/19/2016, 8:17 PM

Netanyahu fends off challengers in the Knesset

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu answers questions in Knesset, takes opportunity to address burning issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/18/2016, 7:08 PM

Shabbat: A day off for everyone?

A bill which would allow anyone to skip work on Shabbat, not just the religious, is being considered by the Knesset.Rachel Kaplan, 7/18/2016, 2:10 PM

Not even Zoabi's own party wants her

As the Balad party finalizes its list for the next elections, Haneen Zoabi is shoved down the ranks.Yedidya Ben Or, 7/17/2016, 3:58 PM

Israel-Ghana friendship society launched

Israel-Ghana friendship society launched today in the Knesset by Likud MK Avraham Nagosa.Chezki Baruch, 7/12/2016, 5:25 PM

Knesset approves 'Transparency Law'

Knesset approves law requiring NGOs to reveal sources of funding by a majority of 57 to 48.Hezki Baruch, 7/12/2016, 12:12 AM

MK Smotrich: If Amona falls - so will the coalition

MK Bezalel Smotrich took the Knesset podium today with a warning: the destruction of the town Amona will dissolve the coalition.Rachel Kaplan, 7/11/2016, 10:27 PM

Zoabi to be finally booted from Knesset?

Widespread support for initiative to expel Joint List MK Hanin Zoabi from the Knesset.Shai Landesman, 7/4/2016, 5:38 PM

Security increased for MK Glick following Arab incitement

After a video calling for MK Yehuda Glick's murder gains thousands of views of Youtube, Knesset Speaker beefs up security for Likud MK.Rachel Kaplan, 7/3/2016, 9:27 AM

Israeli unity - in the Israeli parliament?

MK Yoav Kisch is fighting for unity over divisive issues in Israel, saying the country cannot face its enemies if it is fractured.ILTV, 6/30/2016, 11:43 PM

May Golan declares intention to enter Knesset

Anti-infiltrator activist from Tel Aviv tells Fox News about radical left's efforts to flood Israel with illegal immigrants.Gil Ronen, 6/23/2016, 3:48 PM

Zionist Union collapses to just 8 seats in latest poll

Left-wing plummets to all-time low in new poll, while Yesh Atid, UTJ, and Jewish Home surge.David Rosenberg, 5/30/2016, 8:37 PM

Watch: Israel honors 100 years of American Jewry’s contributions

The Knesset salutes American Jewry's longstanding contribution to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 5/26/2016, 4:45 AM

Knesset summer session to begin with a bang

Expanded coalition, progress of major bills to mark opening day Monday.Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2016, 8:02 AM

Huge gains for Bennett, Liberman as Herzog plummets in poll

Nationalist camp surges in latest poll as Labor loses nearly half its seats. Likud led by Yaalon would face massive losses.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2016, 2:51 PM

Paul Ryan: US-Israel relationship is 'more important than ever'

During first official visit abroad as US Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan comes to Israel. 'We must work together against mutual threats.'Matt Wanderman, 4/4/2016, 2:46 PM

'Suspension Law' passes first reading in Knesset

Law which would allow suspension of MKs over misconduct passes first reading to the dismay of the opposition.Hezki Baruch, 3/29/2016, 12:11 AM

'Israel is increasingly becoming a refuge for pedophiles'

Child abuse advocacy group Kol v'Oz encourages Knesset to crack down on haredi pedophiles trying to make aliyah.Matt Wanderman, 3/22/2016, 6:49 PM

37% of terror attacks are carried out by illegal infiltrators

Internal Affairs Committee discusses the 'illegal infiltrators law,' in preparation for vote later today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 8:42 AM

Netanyahu coalition loses majority in latest poll

Latest poll shows big gains for Yesh Atid, Jewish Home. Likud, Kulanu, and Zionist Union continue to decline.David Rosenberg, 3/9/2016, 9:19 PM

Knesset to vote on MK 'Expulsion Law' amid Arab anger

Joint List head threatens to resign in protest, as committee passes bill to allow removal of MKs after fiery debate.Matt Wanderman, 2/29/2016, 2:58 PM