Erdan: Justice portfolio must be in Likud's hands

Erdan: Justice portfolio must be in Likud's hands

Likud minister opposes United Right's demand of justice portfolio for Smotrich. 'We are the largest party and need the senior portfolios.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2019, 1:37 PM
Haredi party leader: We're not afraid to sit in opposition

Haredi party leader: We're not afraid to sit in opposition

Degel Hatorah chief says his party won't recommend Benny Gantz for PM - even if that means haredi faction will be left out of next gov't.Mordechai Sones, 3/18/2019, 8:45 PM
Gafni rips Agudath Yisrael faction, hints of split

Gafni rips Agudath Yisrael faction, hints of split

Degel Hatorah head Moshe Gafni slams UTJ counterparts from Agudath Yisrael, hints shaky union may collapse over Draft Law.Tzvi Lev, 7/26/2018, 10:26 PM
Security around two haredi MKs to be increased

Security around two haredi MKs to be increased

On background of Draft Law and Jerusalem Faction opposition, Knesset officer orders security reinforcement for haredi Knesset Members.Michal Levy, 6/27/2018, 3:51 PM
Is Israel funding organizations that harm it?

Is Israel funding organizations that harm it?

Relates to Amnesty International call to boycott Israel. Vote on Amnesty postponed to later date.Eliran Baruch, 5/17/2018, 1:33 PM
Demand: Establish new Torah halfway house

Demand: Establish new Torah halfway house

MK Yisrael Eichler says previous halfway house serving prisoners burned down, with no similar framework to rehabilitate prisoners.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2018, 10:07 PM
Bennett 'very optimistic'

Bennett 'very optimistic'

Bennett: 'Next week we'll be able to solve Draft Law crisis.' Gafni: 'I could solve this within 10 minutes.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2018, 12:15 PM
Haredi MKs announce intention not to support Muezzin Law

Haredi MKs announce intention not to support Muezzin Law

Shas and UTJ MKs announce they will not support Muezzin Law, 'We voted in preliminary, we won't vote anymore.'Mordechai Sones, 1/24/2018, 7:17 PM
'They turn my jokes into headlines'

'They turn my jokes into headlines'

MK Moshe Gafni responds to release of recording in which he boasted about haredi achievements; says statements taken out of context.Mordechai Sones, 1/18/2018, 6:32 PM
Money finally released for Judea, Samaria emergency services

Money finally released for Judea, Samaria emergency services

MK Smotrich: 'This crisis never should have happened. Nothing justifies playing with the lives of our citizens.'Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2018, 1:05 PM
Judea & Samaria MDA budget saga: Finance Committee gridlocked

Judea & Samaria MDA budget saga: Finance Committee gridlocked

Battle for Judea & Samaria MDA funding continues led by MK Bezalel Smotrich; MK Gafni closes meeting after his proposal was voted down.Mordechai Sones, 1/8/2018, 6:39 PM
Meretz MK blocks aid to hilltop youth

Meretz MK blocks aid to hilltop youth

Finance Committee approves tax benefits for 81 public associations; 'Hebrew Shepherd' removed from list at request of MK Gilon.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2017, 3:26 PM
Gafni challenges Alsheikh on police violence

Gafni challenges Alsheikh on police violence

'Those who lack courage to face public and take responsibility unfit to head police,' after police violence at last night's demonstration.Mordechai Sones, 9/18/2017, 4:24 PM
Jerusalem law hearing postponed by week

Jerusalem law hearing postponed by week

MK Gafni requests heads of coalition factions postpone vote on bill by a week. Request is accepted.Mordechai Sones, 7/9/2017, 1:35 PM
'Maybe Gafni came after the Palestinians'

'Maybe Gafni came after the Palestinians'

Meir Porush responds to MK Gafni's statement 'Palestinians were here before us', recalls his family in Land of Israel eight generations.Mordechai Sones, 6/12/2017, 9:10 PM
Haredi MK: We'll halt rightist lawmaking efforts

Haredi MK: We'll halt rightist lawmaking efforts

Haredi MK promises to 'balance out the government' if efforts to change Israel's policies continue.Haim Lev, 2/11/2017, 10:52 PM
Gafni: High court judges assist Reform Jews

Gafni: High court judges assist Reform Jews

In the wake of attorney-general Mandelblit's decision regarding Western Wall, MK Gafni accused High Court judges of political intervention.Haim Lev, 9/22/2016, 11:14 AM
Gafni: Zionist Yeshivas Need to be 'Cut to Size'

Gafni: Zionist Yeshivas Need to be 'Cut to Size'

Knesset Oversight Committee to discuss a complaint by MK Moshe Gafni (UTJ), urging the gov't to cut funding to Religious Zionist yeshivas.David Lev and Ari Soffer, 11/11/2013, 5:26 PM
Gafni: Demand for New Beit Shemesh Vote Unfair

Gafni: Demand for New Beit Shemesh Vote Unfair

MK Gafni says pressure for a recount or repeat of Beit Shemesh elections is “anti-democratic," wouldn't happen if mayor wasn't hareidi.David Lev, 10/31/2013, 11:29 AM
Gafni Tells MK to 'Shut Up' in 'Battle Royale'

Gafni Tells MK to 'Shut Up' in 'Battle Royale'

MKs Moshe Gafni (United Torah Jewry) and Ruth Calderon (Yesh Atid) accused each other of hatred, slander, and worse in a Knesset meetingDavid Lev, 7/18/2013, 2:27 PM
UTJ Finalizes Knesset List

UTJ Finalizes Knesset List

On the eve of the deadline for political parties to present their lists to the Knesset, United Torah Jewry finalized its list of candidatesDavid Lev, 12/5/2012, 8:51 PM
MK: Raise Taxes, or End Up Like Europe

MK: Raise Taxes, or End Up Like Europe

The VAT tax increase is absolutely necessary for the health of the Israeli economy, officials saidDavid Lev, 8/6/2012, 8:46 PM
Gafni: Banks Get Rich at Citizens’ Expense

Gafni: Banks Get Rich at Citizens’ Expense

Finance Committee head MK Moshe Gafni slams high bank fees, calls for change.Maayana Miskin, 4/6/2012, 3:16 PM
Tax Breaks for Middle Class on the Way

Tax Breaks for Middle Class on the Way

The Knesset Finance Committee on Wednesday authorized a dramatic change in the Israeli tax code – making it more “middle-class friendly."David Lev, 11/30/2011, 10:43 PM