Knesset to vote on cameras in voting stations

Bill will 'definitely' have a majority in the Knesset, senior official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 4:52 PM

Deri: Likud asked for help forming government without PM

Interior Min., Shas chairman, says: 'Senior Likud officials asked me to help form government without Netanyahu.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 3:42 PM

Where do Israeli parties stand on gay marriage?

LGBT Task Force asks Israeli parties for their positions on gay marriage and other issues ahead of second 2019 election.Yehonatan Gottleib, 9/3/2019, 1:16 PM

'Democratic Union's attacks would make Der Stürmer proud'

Yamina slams leftist party's attacks on Israel's Jewish and nationalist values, says Israelis need to be able to live with each other.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 12:54 PM

Right-wing bloc loses one Knesset seat, new poll shows

Walla! poll shows Likud gaining strength at Yamina's expense, as PM Netanyahu's popularity dips.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 8:30 AM

Shaked: 'Clear that Likud is preparing to bring in Blue & White'

'Benny Gantz won't be PM, but Likud is preparing to ask Blue and White to join the government,' Yamina chairwoman warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 1:37 PM

Poll: Blue and White - 32, Likud - 31

Channel 13 News poll finds that Liberman wins 11 seats and continues to be the deciding factor in who will form a coalition.Elad Benari, 9/2/2019, 6:01 AM

Poll: 32 seats for the Likud, 10 for Yamina

Kan News poll finds that Feiglin's voters have dispersed to the Likud and to Yamina, but also to Yisrael Beytenu and Blue and White.Elad Benari, 9/2/2019, 12:11 AM

'Safeguard the Land of Israel - Don't waste your vote!'

Sovereignty Movement calls on voters to back parties guaranteed to pass electoral threshold. 'Don't make the same mistake twice!'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2019, 10:48 PM

Zehut members overwhelmingly back deal to end Knesset bid

Members of Zehut party vote 3-to-1 to accept deal from Likud in which party drops out of election in exchange for ministry.Hezki Baruch, 9/1/2019, 9:06 PM

Shaked to PM Netanyahu: Work on enlarging the bloc

Yamina chairwoman urges PM Netanyahu 'not to repeat the mistake' which left the right-wing parties unable to form a government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2019, 10:14 PM

Netanyahu: Who knows what Yamina will do?

PM warns against voting for parties other than Likud, says doing so will result in a left-wing government headed by Gantz.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/31/2019, 12:59 AM

Why is Israel's Supreme Court unjust?

Walter's World's 750th show examines what could prevent right-wing from winning a majority. Also: How does the Supreme Court relate?Walter Bingham, 8/30/2019, 6:39 PM

Weekly summary: Israel's election campaign, thirteenth week

No election fever yet - and will it come at all? A rundown of events which may influence the elections less than three weeks away.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 8/30/2019, 5:45 PM

'You'll come back in uniform'

ZAKA founder says he told his children that 'they'll come home in uniform.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2019, 2:12 PM

Knesset speaker: 'You go to the store and know you're on camera'

'If Blue and White don't want cameras to prevent fraud, they obviously want the fraud,' Likud's Yuli Edelstein says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2019, 12:57 PM

Poll: 55 seats for the right, 54 for the left and the Arabs

Blue and White wins 32 seats. Likud wins 30 and Yamina wins 10.Elad Benari, 8/30/2019, 6:07 AM

Plastic bullets fired at Blue and White gathering

Police arrest two suspects in firing of plastic bullets during Blue and White convention in Rehovot. Party leaders blame the right.Orli Harari, 8/30/2019, 3:12 AM

Poll: No change after Zehut drops out of election

New poll shows Zehut's impending withdrawal from election unlikely to have any impact on makeup of next Knesset.David Rosenberg, 8/29/2019, 10:43 PM

'Feiglin will be a minister in the next government'

Prime Minister Netanyahu unveils deal with Zehut chairman Moshe Feiglin, hails partnership with Feiglin for free-markets, medical marijuana.David Rosenberg, 8/29/2019, 5:50 PM

Zehut to hold referendum on deal to drop out of Knesset election

Ahead of joint statement by Zehut chief and PM Netanyahu, Zehut gears up for internal vote on deal with Likud to drop out of the race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 5:35 PM

MK Zandberg: Examine agreement between Likud and Zehut

Former Meretz leader says Likud funds are public money, should not be used to pay Zehut debt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 4:46 PM

Feiglin poised to drop out of race? Zehut chief meets with PM

Netanyahu agrees to promote expanded legalization of medical marijuana during talks with Feiglin as Zehut weighs quitting race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 2:27 PM

Liberman apologizes for announcing terrorist's capture

Yisrael Beytenu chair blames Gaza op failure on PM, says leak on terrorist capture may be due to 'energetic' spokesperson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 1:14 PM

Steinitz: We could get Tibi and Odeh in the cabinet

Energy Minister speaks at salute to Samaria residents, warns against a leftist government with Arab MKs as senior ministers.Hezki Baruch, 8/28/2019, 6:04 AM

'Only the Likud will decide who will head it'

MK Osnat Mark at event saluting residents of Binyamin region: For every terror attack we will continue to build.Hezki Baruch, 8/28/2019, 4:36 AM

Noam party embarks on 'signature campaign'

Party affiliated with Har Hamor yeshiva will collect signatures from supporters to assess its chances of passing electoral threshold.Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2019, 5:42 PM

What prompted left-wing MK to cancel interview?

Democratic Union leader cancels newspaper interview at the last minute. Journalist: 'It's insane.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 8/27/2019, 2:36 PM

Yamina to Democratic Union: 'Your time has passed'

Leftist MKs call Min. Smotrich 'puppet of Kahanist rabbis.' Yamina: 'Serious incitement against Religious Zionists.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 1:28 PM

Likud minister outraged by ban on polling-place cameras

Election Committee Chairman's 'most important job is to maintain purity of elections,' Min. Amsalem says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 10:18 AM

Chabad rabbis: Don't throw your vote in the trash

Chabad rabbis urge community to support party which will not give away land, is certain to pass electoral threshold.Hezki Baruch, 8/27/2019, 9:01 AM

'Feiglin must not miss out on a Cabinet role'

Heavy pressure exerted on Zehut chairman to agree to withdraw his candidacy and receive a ministerial role in return.Uzi Baruch, 8/27/2019, 6:24 AM

Haredi party promises law bypassing Supreme Court

New UTJ campaign warns Supreme Court will continue 'interfering' in haredi community's lives.Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 8/26/2019, 11:35 AM

Eli Yishai in talks with United Torah Judaism

Former minister demands to be appointed a minister in the next government, and in return will direct his supporters to vote for UTJ.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2019, 1:08 AM

Liberman: 'Intolerable that Smotrich is part of the cabinet'

'If PM Netanyahu doesn't have 61 MKs supporting him, Likud will replace him,' Yisrael Beytenu chairman says.Hezki Baruch, 8/24/2019, 10:15 PM

Gantz: Our partners recognize Israel as a Jewish state

'We will only sit with people who recognize Israel as a Jewish and democratic state,' Blue and White's Benny Gantz says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2019, 9:41 PM

Arab MK: 'If Gantz is like Rabin, we can block Netanyahu'

MK Ayman Odeh says Blue and White leader MK Benny Gantz 'prefers political freeze to being prime minister.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2019, 9:13 PM

Poll: 56 seats for the right, 54 for center-left

42% say Netanyahu is most suitable to be PM, only 29% believe Gantz would be the most suitable candidate.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/24/2019, 1:38 AM

Elections Committee says 'imbalance' in number of votes

Central Elections Committee: Discrepancies in numbers at five voting stations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2019, 11:54 AM

Forebodings of war?

Less than a month before Israelis go to the polls, warnings of war appear - but Israel's Left still supports creating a Palestinian state.Manfred Gerstenfeld , 8/23/2019, 10:11 AM

Poll: Right - 57 seats, left - 53 seats

Israel Hayom-i24News poll: Likud has 32 seats, Blue and White has 31. Otzma Yehudit and Zehut do not pass the threshold.Elad Benari, 8/23/2019, 6:06 AM

Sa'ar: Shaked will be in the Likud, I hope Bennett will be too

MK Sa'ar does not regret the criticism against Netanyahu on Gaza, is convinced that a right-wing government can be formed and attacks Lapid.Elad Benari, 8/22/2019, 4:39 AM

Likud, Yamina sign vote-sharing agreement

Largest right-wing parties sign agreement to prevent waste of votes. Labor, Democratic Union sign similar agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 6:50 PM

Ayelet Shaked: 'We're at a point where ministers can't move'

Shaked: 'Supreme Court decision to freeze appointment of new Justice Min. Director-General negates law allowing normal government function.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 2:09 PM

Why do tiny parties run for Knesset?

Gil Hoffman tries to figure out what drives a party that has received less than 400 votes to run again and again.The Land Of Israel Network, 8/21/2019, 12:10 AM

Likud MKs: Gantz scared the Cabinet into not entering Gaza

'Benny Gantz is the last one who has the right to talk about winning the war in Gaza,' Energy Min. Steinitz says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2019, 2:48 PM

Netanyahu won't rule out unity government

PM Netanyahu will form government with natural partners, but is open to adding other parties later, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2019, 1:42 PM

Yisrael Beytenu signs vote-sharing agreement with Blue and White

MK Liberman: 'Agreement is technical issue, we don't want to lose a Knesset seat.'Hezki Baruch, 8/20/2019, 1:20 PM

Yamina: Attacking Ayelet Shaked only brings us more votes

Yamina leaders Min. Smotrich, Naftali Bennett, praise chairwoman Shaked, promise party will only gain from Left's criticism.Hezki Baruch, 8/20/2019, 9:17 AM

Shaked: Netanyahu's attacks a sign he wants a leftist gov't

Yamina chairwoman unfazed by Netanyahu’s personal attacks, urges PM to work on growing the right-wing bloc instead of attacking its members.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/16/2019, 10:12 PM

Only one chance to form a government

Senior political officials believe Pres. Rivlin will not grant extension for coalition negotiations.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2019, 3:15 PM

Culture Min.: Votes for Liberman will put Lapid, Gantz, in power

Min. Miri Regev warns voters: 'Right-wing politicians don't topple governments to put the Left in power, MK Liberman is a trickster, liar.'103FM, 8/16/2019, 1:50 PM

Poll: 56 seats for the right without Liberman

Radio 103FM poll: Likud wins 32 seats, Blue and White wins 30, the Joint List has 11.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 6:00 AM

Poll: Blue & White 31, Likud 31, Yamina 12

New poll shows Likud, Blue & White tied at 31 each, with rightist Yamina in third place with 12 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 10:33 PM

Is there any party really worth voting for?

Tamar Yonah asks: Is there really anyone to vote for in this election? Is it even worth going to the polls this time around?Israel News Talk Radio, 8/14/2019, 9:39 PM

Ehud Barak, symbol of leftist hollowness

Barak's tenure as prime minister was fraught with failures, but putting down the Arab citizens' short-lived rebellion was not one of them. So why is he apologizing for it? Giulio Meotti, 8/14/2019, 9:02 PM

Bennett: We'll nominate Netanyahu for PM

Ex-Education Minister says Yamina will definitely endorse Netanyahu for premiership after elections. 'We're not playing games like Liberman'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 1:27 PM