Finance Committee approves state budgetFinance Committee approves state budget for 2015-2016 despite difficulties imposed by the opposition.
Barbs Fly Between Haredi and Religious Zionist MK'I'd rather be a leftist than tied to Jewish Home,' a bitter Moshe Gafni tells Bezalel Smotrich at Finance Committee meeting.
Haredi MK: Lapid Should Leave Politics, Go Back to JournalismKnesset Finance Committee chairman Moshe Gafni says Yair Lapid 'isn't worth anything' in politics.
Arab List Willing to Forego Sensitive Security CommitteeTibi says party willing to take financial influence instead of access to defense committee, heading off serious security concerns.
Kahlon: Don't Listen to the Reporters, Listen to MeKulanu chairman denies reports he gave up his demand to head Knesset's Finance Committee in favor of United Torah Judaism.
South Residents Protest by Disrupting Knesset Meeting'Instead of debating 0% VAT law help us with war damages' shout residents of hard-hit south, in protest labeled by some as 'cynical.'
MK Calls for End to PA Boycott of Israeli ProductsPA boycott encourages global BDS movement while it still owes Israel millions in electricity bills, MK Nissan Slomiansky warns.
MKs Fume as Lapid Pulls Funds for Judea and SamariaYo-yo budgeting? FM pulls Housing Ministry funding, causing Jewish Home MK to rail against Finance 'circus.'
Left-Wing MKs Angered Over Government Funds to Judea-SamariaLeftist MKs up in arms, accuse Finance Committee of 'lacking transparency', over allocations to Judea and Samaria.
MKs Agree: ‘Draconian’ Yeshiva Regulation Must StopMKs from across the political spectrum call on Finance Minister Lapid to end ‘draconian’ approach to NGOs, yeshivas.
Finance to Defense: Buy Israeli Boots or No BudgetFinance Committee meeting determines no budget transfers to Ministry of Defense until pledge to buy Israeli boots, demands deal by weekend.
MKs Threaten Financial Block over Yeshiva BudgetsFinance Committee members from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua threaten to withhold funds over cut to money for foreign yeshiva students.
‘Lapid Taking Food from Children’s Plates’MKs condemn, ridicule planned cut to child benefits.
Bayit Yehudi Seeks to Head Finance CommitteeCoalition talks hit a snag as Likud, Yesh Atid and Bayit Yehudi all seek to head the Finance Committee.
Netanyahu Pushes for Deficit SpendingPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sought to offset reduced state revenues by setting a 3% deficit spending target.
Tax Breaks for Middle Class on the WayThe Knesset Finance Committee on Wednesday authorized a dramatic change in the Israeli tax code – making it more “middle-class friendly."
State, Sharon Family to Split Medical BillsThe Knesset Finance Committee has determined the Sharon family must absorb half of the costs of former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's care.
Value-Added Tax (VAT) To Drop 0.5% FridayFinance Minister Yuval Steinitz has decided to reduce value-added tax (VAT) by half a percent at the beginning of 2010. The new rate will be 16%,.
Employment Up, Car Taxes DownIncreasingly-employed Israelis will now be able to take advantage of their income by purchasing less-taxed cars.
Knesset to Hear from Bank Leumi, Holocaust SurvivorsThe Knesset's Finance Committee will address an ongoing conflict between Bank Leumi and the Company for the Restitution of Assets.