Netanyahu, Lapid Agree on Budget CutsFinance Minister Yair Lapid and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu have agreed on a series of cuts, including in the defense budget.
Labor Head: Lapid Sounds Just Like NetanyahuYachimovich: Lapid's "Future" party should be renamed "Past." He is taking orders from Netanyahu’s staff.
Top Hareidi Rabbi: Yeshiva Budget Cuts 'Dangerous'Rabbi Shmuel Vozner said that cutting funding for hareidi yeshivot will "cause the future existence of Israel to be in doubt.”
Report: US to Cut Aid to Israel by $150MAn unconfirmed report says American foreign aid to Israel is going to be cut by $150 million. The figure is lower than what was expected.
US Frees Detained Migrants as Budget Cuts LoomUS officials released hundreds of detained immigrants to trim expenses ahead of massive automatic budget cuts due to take effect this week.
Obama Warns: Budget Cuts will Slow EconomyObama warned warring politicians it was time to start governing as Washington deals with another crisis threatening the fragile economy.
Obama Blames Republicans for Refusing to DealObama accused Republicans of refusing to deal and painted a dire picture of the US economy if the automatic cuts take effect
Deri to Netanyahu: Show Us the Budget CutsShas’ Aryeh Deri urges Netanyahu to reveal planned spending cuts before elections so voters can have a say.
Bibi’s Approval at All-Time Low over Budget CutsPM, Finance Minister see popularity drop as budget cuts, tax hike are approved.
Gov't Approves Tax Hikes, Spending CutsThe government on Monday passed a sweeping measure to tighten Israel's belt at a time when the world is facing another financial crisis.