Poll: Right-wing, religious bloc opens up 18-seat lead over Left

Labor, Arab Joint List plummet as coalition factions expand majority to 69 seats. Netanyahu set to become longest-serving PM in history.David Rosenberg, 2/2/2018, 11:16 AM

'Netanyahu backs sovereignty proposal'

PM now backs proposal to apply sovereignty over towns in Judea, Samaria, says Likud MK. Bill to be brought up in two weeks.Shimon Cohen, 1/28/2018, 5:26 PM

Compromise reached between Likud and Jewish Home

MKs Mualem and Kisch agree: Both Tender Years Law and Ariel University Law will be discussed on Wednesday.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2018, 12:38 AM

'Ariel University is being held hostage'

Ariel University Chancellor urges Likud and Jewish Home to resolve standoff between them and approve the Ariel University Law.Benny Tocker, 1/15/2018, 6:36 AM

Lapid tops Netanyahu in latest Knesset poll

Yesh Atid opens up five-seat lead over ruling Likud party in new poll, as left reaches near parity with Israeli right.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2018, 9:32 AM

Haskel slams Coalition Chairman: 'Thuggish behavior'

MK Sharren Haskel slams Coalition Chairman David Amsalem for attempting to expel her from the Likud over her opposition to Supermarket Bill.Tzvi Lev, 1/7/2018, 10:25 AM

Coalition Chairman seeks to boot MK Haskel from Likud

After MK refuses to vote for Supermarket Law, Coalition Chairman tries to oust her from Likud. 'Her behavior aids opponents of Likud.'Tzvi Lev, 1/7/2018, 8:59 AM

Likud's 'new leadership'

'Peace Now' activists adorn Likud headquarters in Tel Aviv with sign of protest: 'Bennett and Smotrich have taken control of Likud.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/4/2018, 9:43 AM

Likud demands criminal investigation against Yesh Atid

Likud claims Lapid's Yesh Atid party illegally used databases by sending unsolicited e-mails.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 6:31 PM

Likud rises to 31 seats in latest poll, Labor falls to 13

New polls Likud gaining ground, while Labor loses nearly half its seats.David Rosenberg, 1/1/2018, 7:43 PM

'A cheap populist decision'

Leftist MKs blast Likud Central Committee after its members approve a motion calling for Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2018, 5:44 AM

'The first step towards sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.'

Land of Israel activists hail Sunday's vote by Likud party in favor of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria as 'historic' move.Yoni Kempinski, 12/31/2017, 9:39 PM

Watch: Likud unanimously backs sovereignty over Judea, Samaria

Members of Likud's central committee vote on proposal to extend Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 12/31/2017, 8:49 PM

Likud: Former Defense Minister Ya'alon is spouting nonsense

Former Defense Minister Ya'alon claims PM Netanyahu should be suspect in submarine affair, Likud slams Ya'alon for 'spouting nonsense.'Uzi Baruch, 12/30/2017, 7:46 PM

'Palestinian statehood means the end of the Zionist enterprise'

Former Education Minister addresses 2017 Jabotinsky conference warns of dangers of establishing PA state.Ido Ben Porat, 12/28/2017, 5:46 PM

Peace Now blasts Likud Central Committee

Leftist organization criticizes Likud Central Committee's plan to vote on applying sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Reut Hadar, 12/27/2017, 12:05 AM

'Guatemala is just a precursor'

Deputy FM on post-Trump Declaration diplomacy: 'We are keepig secret names of other countries considering embassy transfer to Jerusalem.'Mordechai Sones, 12/25/2017, 9:13 PM

Poll: Likud under Gideon Sa'ar wins five more seats than PM

Former Likud minister currently on leave from politics would bring Likud five more Knesset seats than PM Netanyahu, poll shows.Chana Roberts, 12/1/2017, 10:02 AM

Jewish Home gains strength in new poll

Poll finds if elections were held today, Likud and Yesh Atid would receive the same number of seats, while Jewish Home would gain power.Elad Benari, 11/27/2017, 12:03 AM

Saar: I will run for Likud leadership 'at the right time'

Former minister confirms he sees himself as a potential heir to Netanyahu, but will not run for Likud leadership until the time is right.Ben Ariel, 11/24/2017, 6:37 AM

Poll: 'All-star' dream team led by Lapid could topple Netanyahu

New poll shows that union of center-left, center-right led by Yair Lapid could defeat Likud - and form viable ruling majority.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2017, 6:44 PM

Likud official: Media creating an anti-Netanyahu atmosphere

Likud official reiterates that Netanyahu is not a suspect in the submarine affair, despite media's attempts to say that he is.Uzi Baruch, 11/6/2017, 12:05 AM

Likud to support return to northern Samaria communities

Likud supports preliminary vote on bill allowing Jews freedom of movement in evacuated areas of northern Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 11/4/2017, 9:24 PM

Left-wing bloc gains majority in latest Knesset poll

For the first time since 2015 election, feft-wing, Arab bloc wins majority in Knesset poll. Shas remains dangerously close to threshold.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 9:13 AM

Poll: Leftist bloc gains strength

New poll: If elections were held today, the left-center would win 58 Knesset seats, making it difficult for Netanyahu to form a coalition.Elad Benari, 11/2/2017, 1:07 AM

Coalition crisis averted with compromise

Coalition Chairman agrees to delay vote on 'French Law' by 1 month, end freeze on all other legislation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2017, 9:47 PM

'Fear of US reaction delayed bill repealing Disengagement'

Coalition Chairman says bill canceling Disengagement Law in northern Samaria was delayed because Israel fears US response.Tzvi Lev, 10/29/2017, 10:18 AM

MKs: Promises not kept? We'll be absent from Knesset votes

Coalition MKs threaten to be absent from important Knesset votes unless Netanyahu approves budget for Judea and Samaria bypass roads.Eliran Aharon, 10/26/2017, 4:15 AM

Watch: Kahlon marks 5 years since departure from Likud

Finance Minister releases video marking five years since he left the Likud to form Kulanu.Tzvi Lev, 10/16/2017, 2:26 PM

'The Mayor of Hevron is a convicted terrorist'

MK Sharren Haskel responds after Hevron's Arab Mayor vows to thwart new units in Hevron's Jewish community from being built.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 6:20 PM

Likud demands Netanyahu fulfill his promise

Likud forum demands PM fulfill promise to build new homes for Migron families 5 years after their homes were destroyed, save Netiv Avot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 5:07 PM

'I will run for prime minister after Netanyahu'

Transportation Minister hopes the investigations against Netanyahu conclude quickly so that he can continue to fulfill his role.Ben Ariel, 10/9/2017, 12:05 AM

'Build in Judea and Samaria'

Former Likud minister Gideon Sa’ar urges the Israeli government to approve construction throughout Judea and Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 9/19/2017, 5:39 AM

'I will lead the Likud to victory in 2019'

Netanyahu rejects reports that he plans to end his political career, says he intends to win the 2019 elections.Uzi Baruch, 9/13/2017, 1:08 AM

'Fake News is at its peak'

Netanyahu at central Likud event: 'They present Israel as an isolated state, but everyone can see our success.'Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 9:40 PM

'They want to bring down the Prime Minister over cigars'

Thousands of Likud activists meet at airport for annual toast, and to express support for PM and his wife.Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 8:27 PM

'Celebrating' 5 years without a home

Migron expellees protest near Likud party 'toast,' demand PM keep promise and establish permanent community for them.Yoni Kempinski, 8/30/2017, 7:02 PM

Poll: Likud to gain seats in next election

New poll shows Likud gaining most seats, with twenty more than second-largest party.Nitsan Keidar, 8/24/2017, 1:55 PM

Netanyahu: Media's negativity won't help them

Prime Minister Netanyahu blasts media over negative attitude toward him, but says they will not prevail.Reut Hadar, 8/14/2017, 3:13 AM

Likud still on top, despite Netanyahu investigations

Despite revelation police investigation PM over bribery, fraud allegations, Netanyahu's Likud, right-wing parties actually improve position.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2017, 10:23 AM

'We showed that the Likud is united behind Netanyahu'

Coalition Chairman Bitan says mass show of support for Prime Minister was a complete success, demonstrates party united behind Netanyahu.Haim Lev, 8/10/2017, 4:13 PM

Netanyahu: Obsessive campaign against me

PM tells supporters at Likud conference left and media will not stop looking for phony scandals to bring him down no matter the facts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2017, 9:25 PM

Likud surges to double-digit lead in latest poll

Netanyahu would easily win reelection, says latest poll, showing big gains for Jewish Home. Shas in danger of failing to enter next Knesset.David Rosenberg, 8/4/2017, 8:25 AM

In Israel's Knesset, who is the most liberal of them all?

Israeli Freedom Movement releases annual Liberty Index rating parties, MKs from the most to the least liberal. The results may surprise you.David Rosenberg, 7/30/2017, 4:53 PM

'Only in the Jewish state would they throw you out of your home'

Likud ministers call on Prime Minister to halt 'absurdity' and approve buyers' ownership of Hevron homes.Hezki Baruch, 7/28/2017, 1:18 PM

Jewish Home to Netanyahu: Stop capitulating

Jewish Home unimpressed by Netanyahu's right-wing statements, urges him to take action instead of talking.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2017, 1:06 AM

Despite leadership change, Labor still trails Likud

Even after Labor dumps Herzog as chairman for ex-Kulanu minister Avi Gabbay, poll shows Likud, right-wing bloc winning decisive victory.David Rosenberg, 7/27/2017, 10:41 PM

'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

Ministers and MKs congratulate families who entered Machpelah House in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 4:13 AM

Likud surges to record high in new poll as Israeli left plummets

New poll shows Likud surging to 32 seats, while opposition hemorrhages support.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2017, 11:35 AM

'Gabbay is a pleasant man but he has no experience'

MK David Amsalem isn't too bothered by Avi Gabbay's election as Labor chairman. "He lacks the experience."Benny Tocker, 7/13/2017, 5:43 AM

Poll: Likud remains the largest party

New poll finds that the Likud will remain the largest party in the Knesset regardless of who wins the Labor leadership.Hezki Baruch, 7/6/2017, 12:07 AM

'Zionist Union' releases new campaign

'Zionist Union' faction launches counter-campaign following shelved negative campaign planned in Likud against senior Zionist Union figures.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 6:42 PM

Were building incentives for Qalqilya approved underhandedly?

Likud ministers miss vote, claim Netanyahu didn't know scope of building plans, Samaria leader insists discussion be reopened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 9:12 AM

Yes to financial incentives, no to diplomatic concessions

Jewish Home finds Netanyahu plan to change status quo and make concessions while allowing PA to continue funding and inciting terror.Uzi Baruch, 5/21/2017, 9:07 AM

Bennett: No personal argument with Prime Minister

Jewish Home Chairman responds to attack after calling on Prime Minister to abandon idea of 'two states'.Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2017, 6:46 PM

Netanyahu: The US embassy should move to Jerusalem

PM says all embassies should be in Israel's capital, and that moving the US embassy would shatter the Arab fantasies over the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 4:26 PM

Poll: Yesh Atid leads Likud, Jewish Home passes Zionist Union

Yair Lapid bests PM in latest poll. But do the numbers add up to a Yesh Atid coalition government?David Rosenberg, 4/30/2017, 6:22 PM