'Cellphone coverage is a strategic necessity'

Knesset Subcommittee convenes to address problems of poor cellphone coverage in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 8/15/2016, 6:04 PM

Gush Katif residents gather 'Homeward'

In a rally along the Gazan border, Gush Katif supporters chanted: "We will yet return to Gush Katif!"Eliran Aharon, 8/11/2016, 11:20 PM

Jewish Home MK: No subsidy, no budget

MK Moti Yogev is championing tuition breaks for Religious Zionist schools. "The Jewish Home faction will pass this test."Ido ben Porat, 8/11/2016, 9:17 PM

'I'm happy the army chief understands the value of Torah'

MK Moti Yogev expressed support for IDF Chief Gadi Eisenkot's sanctioning of celebratory Torah dedication ceremonies in the IDF.Ido ben Porat, 8/4/2016, 8:48 PM

'The IDF certainly has barred Torah dedication ceremonies'

After Deputy Defense Minister asserts that IDF doesn't seek to cancel Torah dedication ceremonies, MK Yogev urges him not to be delusional.Ido ben Porat, 8/3/2016, 12:42 PM

Core Curriculum Law cancelled

A controversial counter-law now allows all Israeli schools - including haredi ones - to drop core subjects.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 8:16 AM

MK defends 'professional, responsible' Ya'alon

MK Moti Yogev 'uncomfortable' with prospect of Avigdor Liberman replacing Moshe Ya'alon as Defense Minister.Hezki Baruch, 5/18/2016, 7:37 PM

MK Yogev: We can't handle terror while fight among ourselves

Jewish Home MK insists that Jewish people must unite together in order to stand strong against terror.Eliran Aharon, 4/12/2016, 1:39 PM

Ya'alon orders to investigate Breaking the Silence's 'spying'

Defense Minister responds to revelation of apparent spying on the IDF by radical leftists; MK asks what happened to intel they gathered.Ari Yashar, 3/18/2016, 11:27 AM

Knesset passes law against employing illegal Arab infiltrators

Despite MK Ahmed Tibi's sabotage attempt, Knesset passes law to punish those who support illegal infiltrators 44-16.Hezki Baruch, 3/14/2016, 9:03 PM

New law proposes soldiers only ‘AWOL’ after year and a half

Proposed amendments would also reduce soldiers 'absent without official leave' prison sentence from 15 years to 7 yearsShoshana Miskin, 1/25/2016, 2:33 PM

'IDF Civil Administration acts like a Third World country'

MK Moti Yogev calls illegal Palestinian construction ‘terror building,' says IDF body needs to follow orders or hand over authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2016, 9:13 PM

Jewish Home MK: High Court to blame for continued attacks

Moti Yogev blasts Israel's judiciary for delaying deterrent measures as attacks against Israeli see no end in sight.Hezki Baruch, 12/10/2015, 10:24 AM

'Kerry's actions - a series of mistakes and failures'

MK Moti Yogev rips into John Kerry after the Secretary of State says Israel not upholding its responsibility to Palestinian Authority.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/6/2015, 9:18 AM

Bill: Ban public calls to Muslim prayer

Calls to prayer and messages via muezzin are noisy and disrupt the daily life of non-Muslims, MK argues Wednesday.Hezki Baruch, 11/25/2015, 1:54 PM

Shaked: I asked Yogev to stop commenting about the Supreme Court

'I explained to him that his statements are out of place and that he must stop them,' says Justice MinisterArutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2015, 9:44 PM

Jewish Home drama: MK severely punished for skipping vote

Bennett and Magal sanction Yogev for not taking part in anti-parent bill, after verbal clash between Magal and Yogev.Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2015, 7:23 PM

Yogev urges Zoabi to 'go away to Syria' in angry debate

Education Committee devolves into pandemonium after radical Arab MK accuses IDF of 'murdering Palestinian children.'Cynthia Blank, 10/29/2015, 2:07 PM

Lapid calls to prosecute Jewish Home MK for criticizing judge

Yesh Atid head demands MK Moti Yogev be prosecuted for comments attacking High Court Judge for halting terrorist home demolitions.Hezki Baruch, 10/26/2015, 3:52 PM

Bennett: Court isn't the enemy of the people

Jewish Home chairman tries to lower flames of acrimony between MK Yogev and courts, over Supreme Court's 'pro-terrorist' decision.Hezki Baruch, 10/25/2015, 9:25 PM

MK: The courts are 'harming the security of Israelis'

Jewish Home MK Moti Yogev slammed Michael Spitzer, Director of the Israeli Courts over a letter he sent to Knesset Speaker Yuli EdelsteinMoshe Cohen, 10/25/2015, 8:49 PM

Judge: Jewish Home MK 'encouraging bloodletting' against courts

MK Moti Yogev accused of 'encouraging bloodletting' against the High Court, for criticizing a decision to halt terrorist home demolitions.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 10/25/2015, 4:14 PM

Knesset Debates Rock-Proofing School Buses

MK demands NIS 50M go to reinforced windows for school buses in Judea and Samaria, which are getting very old and unsafe.Hezki Baruch, 10/20/2015, 2:36 PM

MK Derides Kerry's 'Irrational' Linkage of Terror, 'Settlements'

Jewish Home MK Moti Yogev says John Kerry 'has made every mistake possible in every Middle East country.'Ari Soffer, 10/14/2015, 6:55 PM

Radical Leftist Activist Smuggles Arab Infiltrators

Attorney calls to jail activist who wrote Haaretz article about her serial smuggling of infiltrators in serious breach of security.Ari Yashar, 9/25/2015, 10:18 AM

Jewish Home MK: Supreme Court Defends No One

MK Moti Yogev continues to attack Supreme Court in wake of Dreinof evacation, asserts it has become enemy of the people and the state.Cynthia Blank, 8/13/2015, 11:52 AM

MK Refuses to Apologize for Call to Bulldoze High Court

'Most Israelis think like me,' Motti Yogev insists, adding that his remarks were 'metaphorical.'Hezki Baruch, 7/29/2015, 7:15 PM

'We're Just Waiting for the Next Round with Gaza'

At Knesset session various MKs warn 'next round' is coming and can only be avoided by diplomacy, but remain divided over policy.Hezki Baruch, 7/7/2015, 8:22 PM

Samaria MKs Demand Iron Fist against Terror

MKs Bezalel Smotrich, Moti Yogev say Ramadan gestures must be cancelled, Jewish communities enlarged.Hezki Baruch, 6/30/2015, 10:36 AM

Yogev to Lobby for Judea-Samaria on Knesset Committee

Jewish Home MK appointed in charge of the Judea and Samaria department of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Yaakov Levi, 6/23/2015, 6:22 PM

IDF Officer 'Attacked and Humiliated' by Arab Workers on Bus

As a plan to prevent Arab workers from buses in Judea and Samaria is suspended, an IDF officer reports on a jarring experience.Moshe Cohen, 5/21/2015, 11:41 AM

Leftist Anger as Arab Workers Banned from Judea-Samaria Buses

Defense Ministry decides on separate transport for Arab workers and Jewish residents, to combat overload and friction.Gil Ronen, 5/20/2015, 9:21 AM

MK Yogev: Attack Could Be Prelude to 3rd Lebanon War

MK Moti Yogev says Hezbollah's attack Wednesday was reminiscent of situation that led up to the Second Lebanon War.Yaakov Levi, 1/29/2015, 8:07 AM

Yogev: Soldiers, Volunteers Should Vote in Jewish Home Primaries

MK Moti Yogev pushes for special steps to be taken to ensure that IDF soldiers, national service girls can vote in Jewish Home primaries.Haim Lev, 12/28/2014, 3:02 PM

'Yinon Magal is a Great Man,' Jewish Home MKs Testify

Fellow MKs call Magal's candidacy a 'blessing' shortly after the news anchor announces his candidacy for Jewish Home.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 12/28/2014, 9:27 AM

Showdown at Jewish Home; MK Yogev is Hopeful

Jewish Home's Moti Yogev hopes that Chairman Naftali Bennett and Uri Ariel of Tekuma can reach a compromise, avoid a split.Nir Har Zahav, Gil Ronen, 12/14/2014, 6:41 PM

Why is the Knesset Debating IDF Religiosity?

Perplexed MK Yogev reminds Knesset 'enemy is Hamas, not religious soldiers' as Jewish 'radicalization' in IDF placed on the docket.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/24/2014, 12:34 PM

How Many Arabs, Jews Live in Judea-Samaria?

Gap of over one million people in census data from Judea-Samaria population counts; experts accuse PA of falsifying, omitting information.Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2014, 4:23 PM

Bill: Kids Throw Rocks - Parents Pay

MK Moti Yogev proposes new bill: Cut monthly child benefits by 50% to parents whose children are convicted of nationalist offenses.Cynthia Blank, 11/3/2014, 9:37 PM

Stormy Cabinet Meeting Erupts Over Glick Shooting

MKs rip into Internal Security Minister, Police Commissioner for Glick shooting, violence in J'lem, and incitement in stormy hearing.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/2/2014, 2:11 PM

PLO Flags Waved at Rabin Memorial in Tel Aviv

MK Yogev strikes back at 'radical left' for co-opting Rabin; Peres: 'those who despair of peace are hallucinatory, naive and unpatriotic.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/1/2014, 10:44 PM

MK Yogev: Deploy Paratroopers to Quell Jerusalem Riots

Jewish Home MK says if police lack enough manpower, the IDF paratroopers' red berets may be needed.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2014, 10:31 AM

Third Time's The Charm? Housing Minister Slams Freeze

Ariel of Jewish Home comes out once again against his own coalition government's silent freeze of Jewish construction.Meir Sela, Ari Yashar, 10/17/2014, 7:43 AM

Jewish Home Constitution - A Crossroads for Religious-Zionism?

Ongoing dispute over new party constitution reveals split opinions on the future of the religious-Zionist party.Ari Soffer and Yishai Karov, 9/9/2014, 11:26 AM

Jewish Home MK Warns Constitution Will Split Party

MK Yogev writes to party constitution committee, urges removal of 'excess authority' to Bennett 'that don't exist in any democratic party.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 9/3/2014, 8:03 PM

Jewish Home Constitution Crisis Has Party Split on 'Values'

MKs Chetboun and Yogev vow opposition to constitution empowering Bennett, say it spells 'end of the religious Zionist party.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 9/1/2014, 5:08 PM

Complaint Filed Against Rogue Arab MK

Shouting match in Knesset Monday leads to formal Ethics Committee complaint, after MK Jamal Zahalkha spat on Jewish Home MK and berated him.Hezki Baruch and Gil Ronen, 7/14/2014, 10:01 PM

Bill to Mandate Life Sentence for Terrorist Kidnappings

Jewish Home MKs think raising punishment for nationalistically-motivated abductions will have a deterrent effect on terrorists.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 6/19/2014, 10:51 AM

MKs Seek Legal Action Against Hanin Zoabi

Efforts to expel Zoabi escalate after remarks justify kidnapping of three yeshiva students; AG, Ethics Committee approached for action.Tova Dvorin, 6/17/2014, 2:47 PM

Initiative to Make Jerusalem Day a National Holiday

Jerusalem's reunification a significant event in Jewish and Israeli history, MK says, and should be commemorated as such.Shimon Cohen, 5/27/2014, 9:36 AM

MK Shelah: Only We Had the Guts to Propose Service Cut

Yesh Atid MK Ofer Shelah praises the IDF's decision to cut army service from 36 to 32 months.David Lev, 2/11/2014, 12:14 AM

Committee: IDF Service for Men Down to 32 Months

Shaked Committee shortens army service for men, MK Yogev warns of 'unprofessional, irresponsible decision.'Ari Yashar, 2/10/2014, 12:03 PM

Bill Would Turn Employers of Illegals into Criminals

Bill substantially increasing punishments meted out to employers of illegal workers approved for a Knesset vote.David Lev, 2/9/2014, 4:42 PM

Mass Prayer Rally At Kotel Against 'Kerry's Decrees'

Thousands join prayers asking G-d to strengthen leaders and cancel Kerry plans to establish Arab capital in Jerusalem.Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 7:14 PM

Samaria Mixed Buses 'Pressure Cooker About To Blow'

Knesset committee discusses the danger faced by Samaria residents since Arab undocumented workers allowed on buses.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 7:01 PM

MK Slams Gov't 'Failure' Over Snowstorm

At Knesset hearing evaluating government aid during the storm, MK Moti Yogev rips into decentralization of rescue efforts by the state.Tova Dvorin, 12/17/2013, 4:06 PM

MK Yogev: We'll Have to Rule Gaza

Bayit Yehudi MK and IDF colonel says: “In the end we'll have to isolate Gaza from Egypt and control it.”Gil Ronen, 11/4/2013, 1:47 AM