Herzog: 'I Am Ready to Be Prime Minister'

Labor leader answers - and evades - tough questions just before elections. On the agenda: building freezes and diplomatic approach to Iran.Tova Dvorin, 3/15/2015, 2:37 PM

Kuwaiti Report: Herzog in Contact with Joint Arab List

Al-Jarida claims Labor leader and Joint Arab List officials in negotiations for Arab parties to recommend Herzog for prime minister.Cynthia Blank, 3/15/2015, 9:21 AM

Netanyahu: There is Real Danger We Could Lose

In interview with JPost, Netanyahu appeals to voters not to take chances with national security by voting for Labor, Left.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2015, 11:47 AM

Likud Worried, May Cooperate With Left After Elections

Sources close to PM Netanyahu say the Likud has not ruled out a unity government and rotation deal with Labor leader Yitzhak Herzog.Cynthia Blank, 3/12/2015, 8:00 AM

Herzog: Social Justice Before Defense

Labor leader claims Israel's economy is suffering due to overfocus on defense, vows only to raise defense budget if social needs are met.Tova Dvorin, 3/11/2015, 12:58 PM

Herzog, Labor Trying to Cancel Major Jewish Identity Program

Rabbi Avichai Ronski: Labor party platform seeking to cancel program for Jewish identity which already has 130,000 students.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 3/9/2015, 10:49 PM

Bennett Claims: Likud Wants Herzog in Coalition, Not Us

After Ya'alon claims unity government possible, Bennett warns right-wing voters Likud is planning an about-face - Likud issues a rebuttal.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 3/5/2015, 1:22 PM

Violent Arab Protests against Labor Visit

Radical groups call Livni and Herzog 'murderers' as they visit northern Arab city. Six arrested.Yedidya Ben-Or, Gil Ronen, 2/28/2015, 7:31 PM

Likud Unaffected by Scandalous State Comptroller Report in Polls

Latest poll finds Likud and Labor still neck in neck with Comptroller's report against Netanyahu's expenses having little effect.Cynthia Blank, 2/19/2015, 10:22 AM

Netanyahu: Tzipi Livni is a Danger to the State

Netanyahu accuses media of creating 'smokescreen to allow Livni to stealthily infiltrate the prime ministers office.'Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 2/19/2015, 8:02 AM

Poll: Labor Inches Past Likud, Jewish Home Stuck at 11

Labor pulls past Likud with 25 seats in latest poll, but majority of voters still think Netanyahu will be prime minister again.Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 8:54 PM

Yadlin: The Myth that Bibi is Mr. Security is a Bluff

Labor-Hatnua's point person on security, Amos Yadlin, attacks Netanyahu for Op. Protective Edge, Iran, and relationship with the US.Cynthia Blank, 2/15/2015, 2:08 PM

Likud's Latest Election Clip: Left Will Give in to Islamic State

Likud releases new campaign video depicting Left allowing ISIS into Israel, drawing ire from both Labor-Hatnua and Yuval Diskin.Cynthia Blank, 2/15/2015, 8:17 AM

Labor-Hatnua Will Support Zoabi, Marzel Disqualifications

Despite days of back and forth on whether to support disqualification of radical MK Hanin Zoabi, Labor-Hatnua votes to disqualify.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 2/12/2015, 10:23 AM

Yonah: I Need to Prove My Zionism to This Group of Crazies?

Controversial Labor candidate Yossi Yonah responds to Jewish Home campaign video against him by attacking the party and its positions.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 2/9/2015, 11:02 PM

Herzog Downplays Meetings with Biden and Kerry

In an interview with Army Radio, Labor Chairman Yitzhak Herzog says meeting with US VP was completely informal and not related to elections.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 2/8/2015, 10:12 AM

Lapid Ignores Livni's Call to Block Netanyahu-Led Gov't

Livni demands Yesh Atid head Lapid pledge not to recommend Netanyahu to form next government, but recommend Labor instead.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 2/5/2015, 2:55 PM

Labor Suffers Following V15 Controversy, Likud Strengthens

Likud wins 26 seats in latest Walla! poll, three over the Labor-Hatnua party, making chances of a right-wing government likely.Cynthia Blank, 2/5/2015, 11:52 AM

Survey: Likud Pulls Ahead of Labor-Hatnua with 25 Seats

Latest survey published by Haaretz sees Likud gaining in the polls with 25 predicted mandates, two more than Labor-Hatnua.Cynthia Blank, 2/2/2015, 8:40 PM

Liberman: We Will Not Join a Left-Wing Government

In interview with Yediot Aharonot, Liberman discusses upcoming elections and the future government, Hezbollah's attack and 'Bottlegate.'Cynthia Blank, 2/1/2015, 12:53 PM

Shaked: Labor-Hatnua Have No Agenda

MK Ayelet Shaked accuses Chairpersons Herzog and Livni of attacking Netanyahu for 'Bottlegate' to cover up fact they have no real agenda.Cynthia Blank, 2/1/2015, 10:20 AM

Thursday is Last Day to Submit Official Knesset Lists

As the deadline to submit party lists for the 20th Knesset approaches, likelihood of last-minute unity deals crumbles.Cynthia Blank, 1/29/2015, 7:51 AM

Court Appeal to Stop Labor-Hatnua Running as 'The Zionist Camp'

Jewish Home candidate Ronen Shoval says 'anti-Zionist' statements by party members make the name 'Zionist Camp' misleading to the public.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/22/2015, 12:45 PM