PA received only 1/2 of expected foreign funding in 2016

PA announces budget deficit of over $1 billion following decline in foreign funding.Gary Willig, 1/4/2017, 5:56 PM

Israeli Doctors Scold Lapid: 'Deficit Endangers Patient Health'

In a sharply-worded letter, the Israeli Medical Association calls on Lapid to immediately allocate 600 million NIS to government hospitals.Cynthia Blank, 10/8/2014, 4:28 PM

Is Lapid Trying to Dismantle the Coalition?

The controversy regarding Israel's budget heats up: Lapid and Netanyahu's associates accuse the other of trying to break the coalition.Cynthia Blank, 9/14/2014, 11:50 AM

Labor Head: Lapid Sounds Just Like Netanyahu

Yachimovich: Lapid's "Future" party should be renamed "Past." He is taking orders from Netanyahu’s staff.Maayana Miskin, 3/24/2013, 5:55 PM

Bayit Yehudi to Demand: No Coalition Money

Naftali Bennett says his party will insist that the government not hand out money to coalition parties.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 6:01 PM

PA Appeals to Arab Ministers for More Money

The Palestinian Authority has appealed to the Arab League for more money, citing the “worst budget crisis” in nearly 20 years.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 2:30 PM