Minister: Joining with Labor will destroy Likud's futureLikud's Elkin warns a unity government would be an 'historic mistake,' as Zionist Union would pull coalition leftward to justify itself.
MKs to Herzog: We won't join the coalition, even if you doZionist Union MKs clarify to party chairman Yitzhak Herzog that he does not have the mandate to sign an agreement with the Likud.
Yechimovich takes credit for blocking unity governmentEx-Labor head condemns Herzog for not dismissing talk of joining Likud, says Labor 'crawling' to right-wing after portfolios and honor.
Shaked: Anti-Semitic comments not legitimate political debateAyelet Shaked challenges Britain's Labour party leader to stop rampant Anti-Semitism in his party.
Israel's Labor considers breaking ties with British LabourRampant anti-Semitism in UK counterpart leading Israel's Labor party to consider breaking away.
Will Labor cut ties with UK's anti-Semitic Labour?In backlash to anti-Semitism scandal embroiled Labour, Herzog is told to immediately freeze ties with British counterpart.
Bad news for Herzog? Labor considering taking 'steps'Yechimovich, who lost Labor leadership in primaries Herzog is being investigated over, warns that things are 'getting more serious.'
Who would take over from Herzog?Party polls show Yechimovich leads support, but if Herzog is forced to step down due to corruption investigation, Cabel is to get the nod.
Zionist Union MK: Didn't murder civilians? Not a 'terrorist'Arab MK Bahloul repeats that Hevron terrorist was not a 'terrorist,' legitimizes attacks on soldiers as a 'struggle for freedom.'
Herzog threatens his own party over police investigationLabor head claims corruption investigation is being used as part of an 'election campaign,' threatens: 'I'm no sucker, I know how to kick.'
'Politicians have crossed a red line'Herzog's chief of staff indicates police investigation against the party chair is an inside job by Labor members.
Herzog: The public is tired of the radical leftHead of leftist Labor party takes aim at 'radical left, radical right,' while touting his 'separation plan' to unilaterally divide Israel.
70 percent of Israelis believe primaries bring corruptionIsraelis show a lack of faith in the honesty of primary elections, say system could work if there were a budget cap and transparency.
Watch: Herzog heckled at Labor conferenceAngry activists interrupt opposition chairman's speech at party gathering in Holon.
Labor leaders war over peaceHerzog slams Yechimovich for 'wildly attacking' after he said '2 state solution' not feasible now; 'you think they'll put down the knives?'
TA Mayor Huldai: Forget 'Zionist Union,' Go Back to 'Labor'Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai has a lot to say about Yitzhak Herzog - none of it nice.
Peretz Returning to Labor PartyMK Amir Peretz decides to leave Livni's Hatnua, run with Labor in the next elections.
Herzog Makes It Perfectly Clear: No Unity GovernmentFor once and for all, said Yitzchak Herzog, Zionist Union/Labor is not going to join Binyamin Netanyahu's coalition.
Report: Ehud Barak Considering Political ComebackFormer Prime Minister has held multiple meetings with Labor MKs in possible bid to return to the party.
Herzog Assigned Additional Security After Death ThreatHerzog receives added security after receiving letter threatening 'you're nothing...it's only a matter of time before they kill you.'
Feminist-Era Justice: Woman Gets 12 Years for Triple InfanticideA Bedouin woman who cruelly murdered her 3 children and wounded the fourth will be free in five years's time.
Yechimovich: Elitism Brought Down the LeftNot Netanyahu, but divisive identity politics were responsible for Zionist Union's major failure in March elections, MK Yechimovich argues.
Sources: Netanyahu Ready to Offer Herzog Rotation DealJust hours after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced, Likud sources said he was looking for new coalition partners.
Haredi Party, Left United Over Child Allowance IncreaseProf. Yossi Yonah of Labor praises child allowance raise, says it will lift Israel higher on OECD list.
Source: Netanyahu Has Had It 'Up to Here' With Shas, Jewish HomeWith less than a week to go before his deadline, PM Netanyahu is said to be ready to give up on deals with Aryeh Deri and Naftali Bennett.
Jewish Home: Netanyahu Still Giving Us 'Runaround'A source in Jewish Home says it appears that Likud wants a government with its “natural allies” - but not with Jewish Home.
Im Tirtzu: 'Post-Zionist' Labor MKs Do Not Belong in GovernmentSpeaking to Arutz Sheva, Im Tirtzu's Policy Director Alon Schvartzer dismisses unity government, says MKs like Stav Shaffir are anti-Jewish.
Yechimovich: Labor is Done with Rotation DealsMK Shelly Yechimovich expounds on reasons for Labor's loss and party's plans in next elections.
Tens of Thousands of Jobs in Israel Go UnfilledThere were more available jobs – and more available high-paying jobs - in Israel in the fourth quarter of 2014 than ever before.
Herzog Approaches Kahlon for Coalition CoupLabor's Yitzhak Herzog has not exactly declared defeat, officials confirm - and has approached Kulanu in bid to swing coalition leftward.
Yechimovich: Labor Needs a RebootFormer Labor chairman Shelly Yechimovich calls on Labor MKs to unite and rethink party's worldview after loss.
Herzog Admits: The Polls Messed Us UpLabor head blames misleading polls for creating false confidence, without considering 'Netanyahu could reinvent himself in days.'
Yechimovich Admits 'We Got a Public Slap on the Cheek'Former Labor chairperson talks about lessons learned and need to return to 'ideology,' says Herzog is 'more compromising.'
Herzog Blames Elections Loss on 'Mezuzah-Kisser' SpeechWhy did Zionist Union do so poorly in elections, at least compared to expectations? Two words, said Yitzhak Herzog: Yair Garbuz
Labor: Coalition Race Just StartingLabor MKs say 'great battle' beginning in trying to recruit party heads to join a leftist coalition, as exit polls show 'effective draw.'
Netanyahu: Livni and Buji Will Create 'Hamastan 2' in JerusalemOn a tour of Har Homa neighborhood, prime minister pledges to strengthen Jewish presence in Jerusalem if reelected.
Likud: Barak and Herzog Leading to Another IntifadaIn response to Barak endorsement of Herzog, Likud reminds how back in 1999 'they brought the Second Intifada,' hushed up scandals.
Herzog Points to 'Clash' with Yesh AtidLabor head says votes for Lapid help Netanyahu, denies rotation with Livni damages party, says 'serious effort' needed to beat Likud.
Poll Shows Herzog-Netanyahu Gap ClosingIn opposition to results until now, poll finds a mere 4% separates preference for PM, gives Labor 25 versus 21 for Likud.
MK Regev Demands Attorney General Investigate HerzogFollowing report on Herzog breach by paying private company to campaign against Yechimovich, Regev calls for urgent investigation.
Shimon Peres Expresses Support for Yitzhak HerzogFormer president Shimon Peres says Thursday he endorses 'responsible' and 'dedicated' Yitzhak Herzog for prime minister.
Labor Maintains Edge in Latest Election PollLatest election poll from Haaretz sees Labor-Hatnua once again in the lead, with 24 mandates - three above rival Likud.
Labor Opens Largest Lead on Likud Since Campaign StartedWeek before elections Labor outpaces Likud by a full four mandates - but who will get first crack at forming a coalition?
Who Will the New French Immigrants Vote For?Parties including Likud, Labor and Yachad approach 10,000 new French Israeli voters and try to respond to their needs.
Herzog, Labor Trying to Cancel Major Jewish Identity ProgramRabbi Avichai Ronski: Labor party platform seeking to cancel program for Jewish identity which already has 130,000 students.
Bennett Blames Lapid for Stealing Ideas, Livni for DisengagementJewish Home chair discusses Lapid, Livni, and the 'pragmatic' side of a Likud coalition in pre-elections interview with Israeli media.
30,000 Flood Leftist Pre-Elections RallyMeretz, Labor reps attend; former Mossad Chief Meir Dagan: under Netanyahu, Israel was 'stuck.'
Meretz, Labor Sign Surplus Vote AgreementExtra votes could see additional seats for the Left - and save Meretz from falling off the map.
Poll: Jewish Home Stuck at 11 Seats, Labor Top25 seats for Labor in latest elections poll, despite a different poll suggesting a close race with Likud.
Herzog Slams Government Money to 'Settlements'Labor leaders blame housing crisis solely on Netanyahu, say that under their reign, money would be funneled to fix financial woes.
Bennett Presents His 'Economics 101' LessonIf Labor has its 'tax the rich' way, Israel will lose thousands of jobs, Naftali Bennett says in a new video
MK Litzman: Lapid Needs to do 'Penance,' by Sitting in OppostionIf Yair Lapid is sorry for what he has done to the haredi public, said MK Yaakov Litzman, let him prove it by staying out of the government.
Likud Minister Calls on Herzog to Join Netanyahu in CongressNoting worrying details coming out on Iran nuclear deal, Katz says 'leave Livni at home and show consensus against the danger.'
Haredi Party Opposes Likud-Labor Unity GovernmentUTJ warns unity government would harm haredi ability to influence, says it won't support a leftist government.
Likud and Labor Continue to Run in Dead Heat24 seats for each party, as neither seems able to shake the other for the lead and elections day approaches.
Likud Emerges as Clear Front-Runner in New PollA new poll shows that recent trends indicating a strengthening of the Likud and a weakening of Jewish Home are continuing.
Akunis: 'Labor Will Not Be Invited to the Next Government'Deputy Minister Ofir Akunis says Labor is too far-left to be considered for a potential coalition; guarantees Jewish Home will be included.