Bennett: It's time for elections

Jewish Home leader says impossible to continue government, 'Liberman destroyed government when he pulled out'.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 8:35 PM

Netanyahu scrambles to prop up coalition

After Jewish Home to leave coalition if Bennett not appointed defense minister, PM says Kahlon holds the key to prevent elections.Tzvi Lev, 11/17/2018, 5:44 PM

PM in last ditch effort to avert early elections

Netanyahu is speaking by phone with heads of coalition parties, asking them to avoid potentially 'disastrous' election.Gil Ronen and Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 2:52 PM

Likud continues slide in new poll

Latest survey finds ruling Likud party dropping after Liberman's sudden resignation, faction led by Benny Gantz would get 12 seats.Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 9:48 AM

Bennett and Netanyahu to meet Friday

Naftali Bennett to reiterate his demand while meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu that he will resign if not appointed defense minister.Tzvi Lev, 11/16/2018, 7:32 AM

Watch: Trump responds to midterm elections

Trump discusses results of election in press conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2018, 8:14 PM

Democrat support for Israel gradually waning

Ahead of US 2018 midterms, support among Democrats for Israel appears to be waning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2018, 7:43 PM

'I will put in a ballot for the president of Eritrea'

Southern Tel Aviv activist angry at the right for not running a mayoral candidate in Tel Aviv. 'We have nobody to vote for.'Benny Tocker, 10/30/2018, 10:20 AM

Which candidates back Israeli sovereignty in Judea, Samaria?

Sovereignty Movement polls candidates on commitment to promote issue.Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2018, 2:42 PM

'This is a good government, no one wants elections'

MK Nissan Slomiansky believes the fear of elections creates unnecessary confusion.Benny Tocker, 10/16/2018, 3:43 AM

Poll: Nearly half of Israelis in favor of early elections

Survey shows Israeli public more Israelis support early elections than oppose, nearly half believe PM Netanyahu shouldn't 'boycott' media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2018, 9:23 PM

Pro-Israel 'Trump' candidate advances in Brazilian elections

Right-wing Jair Bolsonaro wins first round of presidential elections but not outright. Bolsonaro has promised to move embassy to Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 10/8/2018, 10:09 AM

Poll: Likud at 32 seats, Jewish Home at 10

New poll shows Likud strengthening, Yesh Atid and Zionist Union weakening.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2018, 10:25 PM

Brazil prepares for critical elections as Jews move to Israel

Brazil votes in what's been decided as most critical general election in country's history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2018, 10:00 PM

East Jerusalem Arab announces run for mayor

Aziz Abu Sarra heads new Arab list running for city council. Not an Israeli citizen, he will need appeal to Supreme Court to contend.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2018, 2:37 PM

Lapid to Netanyahu: I'm going to beat you

'We'll run the country, and we'll manage it better than the corrupt group running it today.'Mordechai Sones, 9/4/2018, 10:38 PM

Lapid: I never spoke out against government while abroad

Yesh Atid Chairman Lapid says US Pres. Trump's actions have been a 'blessing,' Israel can't afford to ignore 'majority' of American Jews.Hezki Baruch, Yoni Kempinski, 9/3/2018, 1:41 PM

Education Minister warns: Too-strong Likud harmful to right

Education Minister Bennett says PM Netanyahu doesn't want Jewish Home in government, too much power for Likud could destroy Israel's right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2018, 12:44 PM

Haredi MK: Argument over Draft Law is internal haredi matter

MK Gafni says PM Netanyahu gives coalition partners free hand to amend draft law, all arguments are within haredi community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 11:54 AM

US: Jewish candidate launches anti-Semitic Twitter tirade

Oregon congressional candidate Mark Roberts tweets 'off with your yarmulke' — and he's Jewish.JTA, 8/15/2018, 12:50 PM

US: Woman who called Israel ‘apartheid’ wins local primaries

Ilhan Omar, who once called Israel an ‘apartheid regime,’ wins congressional primary in Minnesota.JTA, 8/15/2018, 7:55 AM

Brazil: Presidential candidate promises embassy move

Brazilian presidential front-runner vows to move embassy to Jerusalem, says 'you do not negotiate with terrorists.'JTA, 8/8/2018, 3:22 PM

Poll has Yisrael Ganz winning Binyamin elections

Were elections held today, Yisrael Ganz would win 60% of vote, Shilo Adler 29%, and Effi Sharon would receive 11%.Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2018, 2:52 PM

Mayoral candidate: Questioning Holocaust isn't anti-Semitism

Self-proclaimed Holocaust revisionist running for Hilton Head mayor.JTA, 8/8/2018, 8:51 AM

Edelstein: Elections will take place at their scheduled time

Knesset Speaker certain that an agreement will be reached over the Draft Law, believes no party in the coalition is interested in elections.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2018, 5:15 AM

Netanyahu: Haredi parties need to agree amongst themselves

PM Netanyahu rejects offer by Shas, Lithuanian-haredi MKs, to remain in government even if hasidic-haredi MKs leave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 12:27 PM

Netanyahu: No early elections

'I want to continue with this coalition until almost the end of its term,' says PM, rejecting talk of early elections.Hezki Baruch, 7/8/2018, 3:33 PM

Survey: Likud continues to lead

New poll shows Likud would win 32 seats if elections were held today, while runner up Yesh Atid would receive 18 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2018, 9:42 PM

Communications Minister Kara hopes Turkey 'returns to path'

'The significance of this election is vast. They can take it to a worse place, or they can get things back on track.'Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2018, 1:53 PM

Report: Former Chief of Staff to run for PM

Former Chief of Staff Benny Gantz may run as Zionist Union's candidate for prime minister, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2018, 1:00 PM

Is the anti-Trump 'blue wave' dead in the water?

Just weeks ago, Democrats appeared poised to make massive gains in this year's midterm elections. But has the 'blue wave' run out of steam?David Rosenberg, 6/4/2018, 10:54 AM

Haredi drops out of Belgian elections race over fraud conviction

Critics charge refusal to shake hands with women inconsistent with party policies on integrating Muslims and duty to live by Belgian norms.JTA, 4/30/2018, 10:11 PM

Poll: Likud receives 34 seats, Yesh Atid receives 20

New poll shows Likud leading Yesh Atid by a large margin, Zionist Union dropping to single digits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 7:57 AM

'Attorney General won't recommend on indictment until 2019'

Deputy Defense Minister speaks to Arutz Sheva about new elections, investigations into PM Netanyahu, and more.Benny Tucker, 3/16/2018, 11:23 AM

New poll: Likud to receive 39 seats

New poll gives Likud a 19-seat lead over runner-up Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2018, 8:15 AM

Poll: Likud places first with 30 seats

Poll finds Likud would win with 9-seat lead if elections were held today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2018, 8:30 PM

'If the coalition breaks apart, we'll push off elections'

If PM Netanyahu early elections, coalition and opposition parties will band together to delay elections until October, sources say.Hezki Baruch, 3/10/2018, 10:12 PM

Coalition efforts to prevent elections continue

Efforts to formulate agreed Draft Law outline to allow coalition to continue as per Prime Minister's demands.Mordechai Sones, 3/8/2018, 2:44 PM

Bennett: Next time, I'll demand the defense portfolio

Education Minister: Under PM Netanyahu, I'll insist on defense portfolio. If Netanyahu steps down, I'll run for PM.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2018, 9:46 AM

New poll: Likud receives 34 seats, Zionist Union shrinks to 10

Poll indicates Netanyahu could form stable coalition of 67 seats, not including Shas - which fails to pass threshold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 8:17 AM

'It seems Netanyahu wants early elections'

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman says PM would help pass haredi parties' draft bill if he was serious about avoiding snap elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2018, 12:12 AM

Who will benefit from the early elections in Israel?

Caroline Glick says it appears that the parties creating the crisis in the coalition are the ones who have something to lose.The Land Of Israel Network, 3/5/2018, 9:44 PM

Elections to be held during the summer?

Senior sources in the coalition expect elections to be held this summer, instead of late in 2019.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2018, 10:23 PM

In latest poll, Likud wins 36 election seats

New poll gives Likud 36 seats, Yesh Atid 23.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2018, 8:28 AM

Poll: Likud leading Yesh Atid by four Knesset seats

New poll shows Likud party receiving 28 Knesset seats, while second-largest party Yesh Atid receives 24.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2018, 10:40 PM

New poll: Likud 34, Yesh Atid 20

Likud opens a wide gap over the second-largest party, Yesh Atid, new poll shows. PM Netanyahu responds with quote from Exodus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2018, 10:07 AM

Former Defense Minister: Netanyahu should have resigned long ago

Former Defense Minister Ya'alon promises to unveil his party list as soon as Israel sets date for elections.Hezki Baruch, 2/3/2018, 10:26 PM

Russian authorities foil ISIS terror attack

Russian Federal Security Service foils ISIS-linked attack planned for presidential election day on March 18.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2018, 1:05 PM

Even Lapid's voters don't want him as prime minister

Centrist Yesh Atid is gaining power, but no one really wants a one-issue party with a lax stance on security running the country. Opinion.Chana Roberts, 1/28/2018, 12:51 AM

New York to hold statewide primary on Rosh Hashanah?

State legislator pushes to delay vote by two days so it doesn't conflict with Jewish holiday.JTA, 1/26/2018, 9:36 AM

New poll shows Likud leading Yesh Atid - by a single seat

Poll contrasts Friday survey which put Yesh Atid on top.Hezki Baruch, 1/13/2018, 9:01 PM

Will Yair Lapid be Israel's next prime minister?

Survey shows MK Yair Lapid's Yesh Atid party as receiving one Knesset seat more than PM Netanyahu's Likud party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2017, 9:59 AM

Controversial Zionist Union MK eyes Justice Ministry

MK who decried nuclear family as 'the least safe place for children' sets her sights on Justice Ministry.Hezki Baruch, 12/25/2017, 12:02 PM

'Netanyahu's got nothing against the police'

Minister Miri Regev says PM speech to Likud members last night was the truth. 'Police recommendation doesn't decide, AG's does.'Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2017, 9:35 AM

Likud minister: We may have to hold early elections

Likud minister Akunis says disagreements may force early elections, suggests raising threshold to enter Knesset to 10%.Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2017, 8:37 PM

New poll shows haredi Shas party won't make it into next Knesset

Likud retains lead of five seats over second-largest party Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2017, 8:54 PM

'Everybody hates feminism'

African-American activist explains why she's not a feminist, says today's feminists 'boycott the results of a free and fair election.'Chana Roberts, 9/25/2017, 12:12 PM