Poll: New Right wins six Knesset seats

New poll shows New Right earning six Knesset seats, former PM Barak's 'Democratic Israel' barely passing the threshold.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 1:30 PM

Party led by Ayelet Shaked would win 12 seats

What would happen if Labor and Democratic Israel joined together? And how many more seats will Ayelet Shaked bring than Rabbi Rafi Peretz?Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 9:28 AM

New Poll gives Likud 32, Blue and White 29

Right-wing bloc wins 64 seats - but without Yisrael Beytenu, numbers only 56 - even with the center-left bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 8:16 AM

Ayelet Shaked would boost United Right, right-wing camp

New poll shows that if Ayelet Shaked leads United Right, the party would win two extra mandates - boosting the right-wing camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:59 PM

Arutz Sheva poll: Who should lead right-wing bloc?

According to poll, former Justice Minister Shaked gets 45% support among right-wing voters, Rabbi Rafi Peretz only 5%.Ido Ben Porat, Thursday, 7:47 AM

Netanyahu: I want to train the next generation of leadership

PM on whether he intends to bring Ayelet Shaked into the Likud: My political experience says this question should not be answered.Orli Harari, Thursday, 6:12 AM

'If we run with Ultra-religious Zionists, the secular will bolt'

New Right Chair breaks long silence, addressing alliance options open to him and refusing to commit to recommending Netanyahu post-election.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 6:40 PM

Labor, Meretz preparing for joint run

Leaders of Labor and Meretz meet in bid to create joint left-wing ticket. Will Ehud Barak's new Democratic Israel join?Shimon Cohen, Wednesday, 8:35 AM

Elections 2019: Win together or lose alone?

The election campaign in Israel shows the need to unite forces - right and left. Is it really possible?The Land Of Israel Network, Wednesday, 12:44 AM

"Netanyahu can't even make a unity gov't without me"

'Likud and Blue & White can't even get 61 seats together,' says Avidgor Liberman. "And I won't sit with haredim and 'Messianic' Rightists".David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 2:49 PM

Lapid: Barak won't pass electoral threshold

Blue and White leader says former PM Barak's new party won't pass threshold, will waste 100,000 votes.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 3:01 PM

'United Right can't make it into the Knesset if it runs alone'

'Who will vote for Peretz?' Senior right-wing official warns United Right won't cross electoral threshold if it runs alone.David Rosenberg, Monday, 12:05 PM

Police investigate voting fraud

Anti-corruption unit calls voting station workers to testify regarding possible fraud.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 11:17 AM

Netanyahu offers to appoint Bennett ambassador to UN

PM reportedly offers Bennett the position if he gives up run in an independent party for the elections. Bennett's party rejects the idea.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:40 AM

Elections time: The Deal of the Century goes into deep freeze

Jay Shapiro believes that the Trump administration will not succeed in advancing their peace plan for the Middle East.Jay Shapiro, 7/12/2019, 6:08 PM

Is Israel on its way to a change? Netanyahu is worried

Gil Hoffman notes there is no chance there could be a repeat of the April 9th do-over.Israel News Talk Radio, 7/12/2019, 6:03 PM

New Religious Zionist party named

Taking on LGBT movement, yeshiva prepares to launch 'Noam' party to promote 'normalcy' and traditional values in Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2019, 2:23 PM

Poll: Likud leads by 3 seats - but lacks right-wing majority

New poll shows right-wing bloc leading - but lacks 61-seat majority without Liberman. United Right loses seats after Otzma's departure.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2019, 8:30 AM

Meretz elects list for 22nd Knesset

Tamar Zandberg to be placed in the second spot on the list behind chairman Nitzan Horowitz.Hezki Baruch, 7/11/2019, 11:23 PM

Israeli politicians wonder: Will the public come to vote again?

Jay Shapiro thinks the next election will be between tired politicians who do not really know how to speak to the public.Jay Shapiro, 7/11/2019, 10:35 PM

MK Forer: We'll cut yeshiva budget, open supermarkets on Shabbat

Yisrael Beytenu MK thanks haredim for friendship, promises to end religious legislation and 'bring Israel back to normalcy.'Chana Roberts, 7/11/2019, 8:27 PM

MK Forer: Blue and White already selling out to the haredim

Yisrael Beytenu's MK Forer says Blue and White party is 'already engaged in liquidation sale.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 2:34 PM

Breakthrough in Zehut - New Right unity talks?

Moshe Feiglin drops demand to lead New Right - Zehut alliance removing primary stumbling block to joint ticket.Yehonatan Gottleib, 7/10/2019, 12:32 PM

Blue and White: Parents will pay less in school fees

New party issues its first brag, says Israeli parents will now pay less in school fees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 5:19 PM

Likud sources: Shaked may join technical bloc with Likud

New compromise suggests former Justice Minister could head independent list but run with Likud in technical bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 3:01 PM

Report: Shaked looking to create broad right-wing alliance

Shaked reportedly pushing for technical bloc spanning all parties to the right of the Likud - but Jewish Home opposed to union with Bennett.David Rosenberg, 7/9/2019, 10:49 AM

Ya'alon: 'Only Lapid supports rotation agreement'

Leaked recording reveals ongoing split within Blue and White party over Lapid's demands to share premiership with Gantz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 9:30 AM

'Place Shaked at the top of the list'

Senior Likud official calls on United Right chairman to place former Shaked at the top of the party's list in order to win more seats.Hezki Baruch, 7/9/2019, 3:13 AM

Labor, Meretz, heads discuss 'challenges of democratic camp'

Labor's MK Peretz speaks with Meretz chair Nitzan Horowitz about how to replace PM Netanyahu, promises to keep in touch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 2:39 PM

Bennett says he'll form technical bloc - but no alliances

New Right chief backs joint ticket for elections, but emphasizes differences with other rightist factions, touting 'liberal, sane Right.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 2:26 PM

Tzipi Livni returning to politics?

Former Justice Minister dropped out of politics ahead of April election - but is now weighing new Knesset bid on joint left-wing ticket.David Rosenberg, 7/8/2019, 12:12 PM

Blue and White: 'No need to join with new parties'

Blue and White's MK Ya'alon says Gaza is a humanitarian-economic issue, Blue and White will run 'exactly as it did in April.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 9:42 AM

New men-only Religious Zionist party?

Activists from prominent Religious Zionist yeshiva weighing possibility of forming new right-wing party barring female candidates.Eliran Aharon, 7/7/2019, 7:52 PM

Unity government? 'We'll form a government without Liberman'

Likud, Blue and White, say they may be willing to form a unity government - without Yisrael Beytenu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2019, 10:51 PM

Ehud Barak names his new party 'Democratic Israel'

'The State of Israel is just ahead of a complete collapse of Israeli democracy,' Barak tweets on Saturday evening.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2019, 10:13 PM

Feiglin is waiting for Bennett's answer

Disagreement over who leads joint list holding up New Right-Zehut union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2019, 10:02 PM

Likud MK: Next time we'll give Gantz an opportunity

MK Miki Zohar clarifies there will not be a third election if the Likud fails to form a government after this September's vote.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/6/2019, 12:14 AM

Feiglin: We want to join with the New Right

Zehut chairman says he wants to join with New Right party, but emphasizes that if union fails, Zehut will run anyways.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2019, 2:16 PM

MK Amir Peretz: I'm a leftist, I'm not hiding it

Chairman of the Labor Party Amir Peretz says that Labor won't sit in a government headed by Netanyahu103FM, 7/5/2019, 2:08 PM

Bennett: We'll ensure daycares are under the Education Ministry

New Right chairman promises to push daycares from Labor Ministry to Education Ministry - if he wins enough seats in September's elections.Orly Harari, 7/5/2019, 9:38 AM

Poll: A 'mega alliance' on the right would bring 19 seats

Joint run of all the small right-wing parties would bring them 19 Knesset seats, but the right doesn't have a majority without Liberman.Elad Benari, 7/5/2019, 6:13 AM

'No way to cancel new elections'

Knesset legal adviser says plan to reverse dissolution of 21st Knesset, avoid repeat elections cannot be implemented.Hezki Baruch, 7/4/2019, 4:16 PM

Amir Peretz: Only enlarging the bloc will create a chance

New Labor chairman promises to work towards alliances in the leftist camp in order to defeat the nationalist camp in the upcoming elections.Hezki Baruch, 7/4/2019, 6:35 AM

Knesset Speaker: No way to cancel elections

'Not everyone involved cooperated,' Knesset Speaker Edelstein explains.Haim Lev, 7/3/2019, 3:29 PM

Can the Labor Party become a significant factor in politics?

After the failure of the previous elections, Amir Peretz was elected leader of the party. Will he be able to reconstruct the great days?The Land Of Israel Network, 7/3/2019, 3:18 PM

Livni: Netanyahu is not Dreyfus

Former MK: I call upon all the political actors in our camp to unite around the vision and the way and not to attack each other.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2019, 6:51 AM

Labor to choose new leader in nationwide primary vote

65,000 Labor party members to head to the polls Tuesday to choose new party chair, after incumbent Avi Gabbay dropped out of race.David Rosenberg, 7/2/2019, 8:46 AM

Yitzhak Rabin’s granddaughter joins Ehud Barak's new party

Noa Rothman, granddaughter of slain Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, joins former PM Ehud Barak's new political party.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/2/2019, 7:39 AM

Bennett, Feiglin reach preliminary agreement for joint run

Zehut and New Right parties lay foundation for joint ticket, reaching understanding on key issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 1:59 PM

Smotrich: I'm willing to give up everything for right-wing unity

Transportation Min. Smotrich calls on United Right factions to approve agreement, says right-wing parties should run together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 11:16 AM

Likud estimates: Kulanu voters may vote for Blue and White

Likud believes Blue and White may be able to sway right-wing Kulanu's voters, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2019, 10:41 PM

Blue and White leader: 'Barak and I can sit in the same party'

MK Gabi Ashkenazi says he and Ehud Barak have 'the same goal, if he'll help us change the government, that's great.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2019, 9:32 PM

Will Shaked run with Likud? 'We're discussing everything'

Ayelet Shaked, former Justice Minister, refuses to divulge which party she'll run with. 'We need to see what the political map looks like.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2019, 9:16 PM

Too much unity on the Right may bring down the right-wing bloc

The pressure is on to 'unite the Right.' But will it save the bloc, or lead it to disaster? Opinion.Prof. Asher Cohen, 6/27/2019, 4:24 PM

Olmert: Netanyahu will not be PM after the elections

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert comments on the attempt to cancel the repeat elections.103FM, 6/27/2019, 6:15 AM

Benny Gantz: A General without elbows?

Gil Hoffman provides a glimpse into the behind-the-scenes of internal struggles within the leftist bloc, ahead of the September elections.The Land Of Israel Network, 6/27/2019, 1:45 AM

Cancel the elections? There may be surprises

Prof. Abraham Diskin thinks that the chances of canceling the elections are small, but there may be surprises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 11:38 PM