Mr. Herzog, sincerity is not enough to turn back the tide

The parasha and current events series: The tragic transgression trilogy of Diaspora Jews.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 6/29/2018, 2:46 PM

Avi Gabbay fined for exceeding expenditure limit

State Comptroller publishes report on candidates accounts in primaries for Labor Party leadership; Gabbay's deficit: NIS 537,103.Mordechai Sones, 6/26/2018, 5:10 PM

'Inconceivable that Reform stages coup'

Coalition Chairman sharply criticizes Herzog appointment to chair Jewish Agency, threatens agency budget.Mordechai Sones, 6/24/2018, 2:35 PM

Israel's President congratulates new Jewish Agency chairman

Rivlin tweets blessing to Herzog: 'As MK, minister, opposition chairman, Buji has been at heart of Israeli democracy for most of his life.'Mordechai Sones, 6/24/2018, 1:01 PM

Surprise guest at Gush Katif expellees conference

Opposition Chairman Herzog: 'I hope we will always know how to overcome challenges together and in unity.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 2/13/2018, 9:58 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel’s disloyal—and dishonest—opposition

It is time for representatives of the Israeli Left to come to terms with the idea that people who think differently to them are just as legitimate as those who look different to them Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/30/2017, 4:44 PM

'We will oppose the Regulation Law with every means'

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog says Regulation Law will end Israeli democracy, bring wrath of international community down on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2017, 4:02 PM

Herzog responds to dramatic drop in polls

Labor Chairman Isaac Herzog dismisses recent poll results showing a dramatic drop in his party’s standing.Shlomo Vile, 12/12/2016, 4:38 PM

The results are in: Police end investigation against Herzog

Police have turned in their findings against the beleaguered Labor Party leader, who is suspected of taking illegal election donations.Shlom Piotrokofsky, 9/1/2016, 3:42 PM

Opposition leader to Likud: You violate your own principles

In Knesset event marking anniversary of death of Ze'ev Jabotinsky, Netanyahu and Herzog argue over who better preserves his legacy.Hezki Baruch, 8/3/2016, 2:53 PM

Regret & nostalgia abound in Knesset Gush Katif event

Minister and MKs speak about the decisions that led to the "disengagement" from Gaza and its aftermath in event marking 11-year anniversary.Eliran Aharon, 8/2/2016, 6:35 PM

'Netanyahu is trying to become an Israeli Fidel Castro'

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog goes off on government, Netanyahu, accusing PM of working to fulfill autocratic aspirations.Hezki Baruch, 8/1/2016, 6:18 PM

In geography, Yitzchak Herzog plays to lose

The internet exploded after Opposition Leader Yitzchak Herzog couldn't get his countries right when congratulating Portugal's Euro 2016 win.Rachel Kaplan, 7/11/2016, 7:03 PM

Herzog sells the Brooklyn Bridge - again

Israel can keep the Western Wall – everything else must go. Jack Engelhard, 6/21/2016, 12:18 PM

The danger of a politician with a big mouth

The biggest danger is placing his own fame and success above the good of the country. Paula R. Stern, 6/21/2016, 11:44 AM

Herzog questioned under caution by police

MK suspected of accepting forbidden donations, not reporting the donation and handing in a false declaration, in 2013 labor party primaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 3:52 PM

US and Israel: Candidates but no visionaries

Where are the Reagan's who make us gaze forward? Jack Engelhard, 2/9/2016, 9:28 AM

Where to, Naftali Bennett?

The Jewish Home-National Union party is at a crossroads.Former MK Yaakov Katz, 2/7/2016, 8:10 AM

Kahlon: I would 'step aside' to bring Herzog into coalitiion

If Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu wishes to bring Yitzhak Herzog into his coalition, Moshe Kahlon would back him to the hilt.Moshe Cohen, 10/26/2015, 6:49 PM

Herzog: Netanyahu and Bennett 'Must Go Home'

Herzog slams Binyamin Netanyahu and Naftali Bennett in a strongly-worded speech during the new Knesset session Monday.Moshe Cohen, 10/12/2015, 7:16 PM

TA Mayor Huldai: Forget 'Zionist Union,' Go Back to 'Labor'

Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai has a lot to say about Yitzhak Herzog - none of it nice.Yaakov Levi, 9/7/2015, 10:47 PM

Herzog: 'Stubborn' Netanyahu Doesn't Work for Israelis

Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog slams Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for supporting 'illogical, unfair' gas deal.Moshe Cohen, 9/7/2015, 3:52 PM

Shaked: Once You Take Some Refugees In, They Keep Coming

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked was the latest politician to point out the folly of admitting large numbers of Syrian refugees into Israel.Moshe Cohen, 9/6/2015, 7:32 PM

Regev on Refugees: Israelis Not Hard-Hearted, Just Cautious

Minister Miri Regev said that despite Israelis' desire to help unfortunate Syrian refugees, Israel was just not capable of absorbing them.Yaakov Levi, 9/6/2015, 4:27 PM

Herzog Makes It Perfectly Clear: No Unity Government

For once and for all, said Yitzchak Herzog, Zionist Union/Labor is not going to join Binyamin Netanyahu's coalition.Moshe Cohen, 7/19/2015, 8:23 PM

Herzog: For Israel, Hamas Terror and Iran Terror Are the Same

The firing of a rocket by Gaza terrorists at Israel just hours after Iran got its nuclear deal is no coincidence, Yitzhak Herzog argues.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 11:19 AM

Report: Netanyahu, Herzog Using President to 'Pass Notes'

Rumors continue to fly that Zionist Union will join Likud-led gov't, as Netanyahu and Herzog show cooperation in opposition to Iran deal.Moshe Cohen, 7/16/2015, 9:00 AM

Herzog: Iran Deal Bad for Israel? Blame Netanyahu

Zionist Union/Labor head Yitzchak Herzog says Iran nuclear deal will be bad for Israel - and that it's all Netanyahu's fault.Yaakov Levi, 7/13/2015, 5:12 PM

UL's MK Odeh Suggests Zionist Left is Racist, Too

Aiman Odeh, chairman of the United List, on Sunday decried the 'Israeli occupation' at the Herzliya Conference.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 10:31 PM

Herzog: Demographic Threat is 'Imminent'

Israel needs to make a deal with the Palestinian Authority right away, it it wants to survive as a Jewish state, said Yitzchak Herzog.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 7:37 PM

Egg on His Face: Lawyers Boo Herzog Over Bibi Boycott Blame

An attempt by Yitzhak Herzog to slam Prime Minister Netanyahu in front of what he thought was a sympathetic audience backfired.Moshe Cohen, 6/4/2015, 2:03 PM

Herzog: PM Dug Himself a Pit, I Will Not Throw Him a Rope

Labor leader Yitzhak Herzog insists Netanyahu should not count on him to bail out latest government when push comes to shove.Moshe Cohen, 5/7/2015, 1:05 PM

Sources: Netanyahu Ready to Offer Herzog Rotation Deal

Just hours after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced, Likud sources said he was looking for new coalition partners.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 7:54 AM

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

PM on Riots: Legitimate Protests Yes, Violence No

The riots in Tel Aviv Sunday by Ethiopian protesters have prompted politicians to comment on the situation.Yaakov Levi, 5/4/2015, 12:16 AM

Source: Netanyahu Has Had It 'Up to Here' With Shas, Jewish Home

With less than a week to go before his deadline, PM Netanyahu is said to be ready to give up on deals with Aryeh Deri and Naftali Bennett.Yaakov Levi, 4/29/2015, 3:58 PM

Jewish Home Founder: Party Needs a Rethink

Rabbi Dr. Daniel Tropper, a pioneering founder of the Jewish Home party, says the party could have done better.Yaakov Levi, 3/19/2015, 11:20 AM

Herzog: I, More Than Anyone, Will Keep Jerusalem Safe

Yitzchak Herzog paid a visit to the Kotel on Sunday, where he proclaimed his loyalty to the holy site and said he prays daily.Yaakov Levi, 3/15/2015, 9:33 PM

PLO's Barghouti: Our Greatest Hope is for Netanyahu to Lose

In a revealing interview, Mustafa Barghouti says that given everything, the PA prefers Yitzhak Herzog over Binyamin Netanyahu.Moshe Cohen, 3/12/2015, 2:58 PM

Herzog: PA Doesn't Appear to be 'Partner for Peace'

In interview, Herzog says Palestinians 'very happy with one-sided strategy' and may not be interested in lasting peace deal with Israel.Yaakov Levi, 3/12/2015, 8:09 AM

Despite Terrorism and Iran – the Left Could Win

After decades of leftist brainwashing and divide-and-rule tactics, many Israelis are out of touch with cold, harsh reality. Gil Ronen, A7 Staff, 3/12/2015, 12:37 AM

Litzman: UTJ Can't Join Leftist Gov't Aiding Shabbat Desecration

A debate seems to be growing in United Torah Jewry on whether or not the party would join a government headed by Labor.Moshe Cohen, 2/12/2015, 12:07 PM

Watch: Arab Students Walk Out As Bennett Promises Tougher Policy

Dozens of Arab students stormed out of an auditorium when Bennett outlined what Ayelet Shaked would do with the Public Security portfolio.Moshe Cohen, 2/8/2015, 5:19 PM

V15: We Were Not Sent By 'Foreign Agents' to Unseat Netanyahu

The Victory in 2015 group is not representative of anyone except themselves, it told the Central Elections Committee Thursday.Moshe Cohen , 2/5/2015, 12:39 PM

Poll: Mughniyeh Elimination Not Connected to Election

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu remains popular, according to a new poll released Sunday.Moshe Cohen , 2/1/2015, 6:57 PM

Opposition Chair 'Disgusted' by Refusers from Intelligence Unit

LAbor party head Yitzchak Herzog is a major in the elite Unit 8200, from which 43 reservists signed a letter of insubordination.Gil Ronen, 9/13/2014, 8:28 PM

Opposition Head Slams Zoabi's 'Obscene' Support for Kidnappers

Labor party leader Yitzchak Herzog compares radical Arab MK's defense of Israeli teens' abduction to 'price tag' crimes.Ari Soffer and Gil Ronen, 6/18/2014, 12:46 PM

Herzog Mocks Netanyahu Over Presidential Election

Opposition head jokingly suggests that Netanyahu offer the Pope to run for president.Yishai Karov and Elad Benari, 5/27/2014, 4:44 AM

Herzog to Livni and Lapid: Leave the Coalition

Opposition leader says Lapid and Livni should leave the government over peace talks failure.Elad Benari, 5/18/2014, 6:17 AM

Herzog Blames the Government for Peace Talks Collapse

Opposition leader says Netanyahu should “initiate a comprehensive and courageous offer” to PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Yishai Karov and Elad Benari, 4/27/2014, 5:31 AM

Opposition: If Liberman Wants Elections, Give Them to Him

Opposition members call for elections following Foreign Minister's remarks that going to the polls is better than releasing terrorists.Elad Benari, 4/7/2014, 3:15 AM

Herzog: I Won't Enter Netanyahu's Coalition

"I intend to win the next election and lead this country," declares opposition leader.Elad Benari, 3/16/2014, 5:39 AM

Opposition MKs Slam Coalition as One Big 'Mafia'

Opposition MKs said they may boycott Knesset discussions on major laws this week, because of Coalition's 'mafia tactics.'David Lev, 3/9/2014, 8:53 PM

Herzog: I Doubt Netanyahu Will Lead Us to Peace

Opposition leader says he agrees with Netanyahu’s demands for security, but doubts Netanyahu can lead Israel to peace.Elad Benari, 3/5/2014, 4:16 AM

Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Key Knesset Committee

Opposition leader files appeal in protest of delay in the appointment of a chairman to Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Elad Benari, 2/27/2014, 5:44 AM

Netanyahu is Ruled by 'Extremists', Charges Opposition

Opposition slams Netanyahu, after 21 MKs send him a letter clarifying that a construction freeze is out of the question.Elad Benari, 2/21/2014, 2:46 AM

Why did Labor Oppose Bill against Benefits for Terrorists?

Labor party MKs explain why they voted to continue state benefits to terrorists freed early from prison.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2014, 4:12 PM