Rivlin taps Netanyahu to form coalition

President grants mandate to form ruling coalition to Likud Chair, PM Binyamin Netanyahu. Netanyahu: Unity government is order of the day.Tal Polon, 9/25/2019, 8:31 PM

Shaked: Bloc with Netanyahu not a done deal

"We have to make sure that our interests are represented," Yamina chairwoman says regarding right-wing bloc for coalition negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2019, 8:58 AM

Because of the elections, Israel missed a strategic opportunity!

The inability to form a new government in Israel and as a result, going to new elections, has put spokes in the wheels of the wagon that made historic progress on the road to relations with the Arab world. Oded Revivi, Mayor of Efrat, 6/24/2019, 4:27 PM

'I will do everything in my power to prevent another election'

Amid the crisis in coalition negotiations, President Rivlin releases video in which he outlines the possibilities available to him by law.Hezki Baruch, 5/29/2019, 4:55 PM

Liberman: It looks like Israel will be facing new elections

'I said explicitly that we wouldn't compromise on the draft law. They should've listened to me but they preferred to act condescendingly.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2019, 8:55 AM

'Liberman and Smotrich will have to compromise'

With less than 10 days left to build government, Dep. FM Tzipi Hotovely speaks to Arutz Sheva about stalled coalition negotiations.Shimon Cohen, 5/19/2019, 7:11 PM

Yisrael Beytenu recommends Netanyahu for premiership

'We are the defenders of the secular public,' say Yisrael Beytenu representatives. 'We'll maintain balance on religion-and-state.'Hezki Baruch, 4/16/2019, 11:21 AM

Kulanu, Yisrael Beytenu, won't join left-wing government

Finance Minister Kahlon says he's 'part of the nationalist camp,' won't sit with a leading party which opposes a united Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 11/4/2017, 10:39 PM

Knesset summer session to begin with a bang

Expanded coalition, progress of major bills to mark opening day Monday.Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2016, 8:02 AM

Could Jewish Home control Judea-Samaria?

Original coalition agreements gave Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan control over Civil Administration; Ya'alon ignored them.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2016, 9:28 AM

Haredi Minister Fuming over Reports of PM-Backed Budget Cuts

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman (UTJ) threatens he will not allow anyone to touch 'child allowances and funding for yeshivas.'Hezki Baruch, 6/18/2015, 12:24 PM

Labor, Likud: No One Offered Herzog Foreign Ministry

MK Yitzhak Herzog angrily denied a report that he had turned down an offer by Binyamin Netanyahu to be Israel's Foreign Minister.Moshe Cohen, 5/6/2015, 10:53 PM

Kulanu to Approve Coalition Partners' Financial Demands

Likud and Kulanu reach understanding, if not final deal, in which Kulanu will have ultimate approval on all parties' budgetary demands.Cynthia Blank, 4/5/2015, 10:58 AM

Likud: If Kulanu Drags its Feet, We Will Sign with Haredim First

'Excessive' demands will prevent Kulanu from being the first party Likud signs a coalition agreement with, official says.Cynthia Blank, 4/2/2015, 10:13 AM

Senior Source: Bibi Plans Gov't with Labor, Haredim

High ranking political source tell Arutz Sheva Netanyahu 'will make Jewish Home crawl on its belly.'Uzi Baruch, 2/22/2015, 10:41 PM

Hatnua Backed Controversial Bills in Exchange for Conversion Law

Livni’s party agreed to back three controversial bills in exchange for govt. support for its own contested legislation.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 10:06 AM

Coalition MK to Vote No on ‘Anti-Religious’ Enlistment Bill

MK Chetboun’s surprise opposition to ‘anti-religious’ enlistment bill is the first crack in Coalition discipline.Maayana Miskin, 3/11/2014, 8:11 PM