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Jewish Home deputy: Jewish Home is back

Jewish Home deputy: Jewish Home is back

The deputy head of the Jewish Home party says that his party is alive, well, and ready to run for Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 14:51
Smotrich and Hagit Moshe meet, no progress made

Smotrich and Hagit Moshe meet, no progress made

Chairwoman of Jewish Home Party meets chairman of Religious Zionist Party to discuss joint run in the elections for the 24th Knesset.Ido Ben Porat, 27/01/2021 05:43
Jewish Home chairwoman answers a range of questions on her first day

Jewish Home chairwoman answers a range of questions on her first day

Hagit Moshe talks about party alliances, the road to the Knesset, and the Prime Minister's alleged intervention in her party's primaries.Uzi Baruch, 20/01/2021 14:49
Jewish Home Leader already knows what portfolios she wants in a government

Jewish Home Leader already knows what portfolios she wants in a government

Jewish Home's new leader has already set her sights - before negotiating to be part of the government at all."Shlomo Witty, 20/01/2021 13:06
Nir Orbach looks to replace Rabbi Rafi Peretz as Jewish Home leader

Nir Orbach looks to replace Rabbi Rafi Peretz as Jewish Home leader

Nir Orbach has announced his plans to run for party leadership in the wake of Peretz's resignation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/01/2021 19:46
Netanyahu urges Peretz not to leave the Right

Netanyahu urges Peretz not to leave the Right

PM Netanyahu sits down with MK Peretz to insist he remain with a right-wing party.Shlomo Witty, 04/01/2021 21:44
'Jewish Home needs mergers for its continued existence'

'Jewish Home needs mergers for its continued existence'

Former MK Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan has not yet decided whether to run for party leadership, but calls for joining National Union, then Yamina.Nitzan Kedar, 08/12/2020 19:25
Former Jewish Home MK Motti Yogev: The public no longer trusts us

Former Jewish Home MK Motti Yogev: The public no longer trusts us

"If Jewish Home holds primaries, I'll stand for party leader."Nitzan Keidar, 06/12/2020 19:58
Jewish Home head Rafi Peretz to be sworn in as Min. of Jerusalem Affairs today

Jewish Home head Rafi Peretz to be sworn in as Min. of Jerusalem Affairs today

Rabbi Peretz to be sworn in today, members of the Jewish Home central committee to vote tomorrow to approve agreement with the Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2020 15:45
'Netanyahu wants to leave Rabbi Rafi Peretz in office'

'Netanyahu wants to leave Rabbi Rafi Peretz in office'

Jewish Home CEO to activists: 'Chances are we go to opposition, but there's still discussion on getting better proposal to join coalition.'Jewish Home CEO Nir Orbach, 11/05/2020 20:19
New poll shows 7 Knesset seats for Bennett-Shaked-Smotrich list

New poll shows 7 Knesset seats for Bennett-Shaked-Smotrich list

First survey carried out after agreement signed joining New Right and National Union; United Jewish Home does not pass electoral threshold.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2020 22:03
Rabbi Peretz faces heavy pressure to join unified list

Rabbi Peretz faces heavy pressure to join unified list

Bennett, Shaked, Smotrich call on Jewish Home to join united Right list as Peretz advisors recommend staying with Otzma Yehudit at any cost.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2020 15:35
The people come first!

The people come first!

Please forgive my directness, but Rabbi Peretz and Nir Orbach, it’s not all about you. It’s about us. David Rubin, 06/01/2020 16:00
Jewish Home woos Eli Yishai

Jewish Home woos Eli Yishai

Party officials suggest former minister enter negotiations to conduct joint election run. Yahad Party claims 'there was no official appeal.'Mordechai Sones, 23/12/2019 17:37
Jewish Home rejects overture by Har HaMor yeshiva-affiliated party

Jewish Home rejects overture by Har HaMor yeshiva-affiliated party

Those surrounding Rabbi Rafi Peretz refuse to open negotiations with Noam Party of Har haMor Yeshiva.Mordechai Sones, 23/12/2019 16:47
No fear of Religious Zionist primaries: Let the people decide

No fear of Religious Zionist primaries: Let the people decide

There is a battle raging in the Religious Zionist movement, which consists of at least three parties, over whether to have primaries. David Rubin, 17/12/2019 19:38
Counter-petition in Jewish Home for primaries and opening ranks

Counter-petition in Jewish Home for primaries and opening ranks

Jewish Home Party activists sign Central Committee members on counter-resolution to Chairman Peretz position, calls for primaries.Mordechai Sones, 16/12/2019 16:49
Nir Barkat tells Arutz Sheva: 'It's no time for games'

Nir Barkat tells Arutz Sheva: 'It's no time for games'

Senior Likud official calls for union of Jewish Home with Otzmah, rejects proposal to join smaller parties to Likud: 'Right will lose seats'Shimon Cohen, 19/02/2019 19:09
'We respect Netanyahu; he doesn't run us'

'We respect Netanyahu; he doesn't run us'

Jewish Home and National Union leaders respond to Likud claims they did not agree to hold meeting with Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2019 20:14
Otzma: Window of opportunity closing; we'll run on our own

Otzma: Window of opportunity closing; we'll run on our own

Otzma Yehudit Chair says they have no choice but to contend alone, even if unsure they will pass electoral threshold.Shimon Cohen, 17/02/2019 21:42
Unite the Torah nationalists now!

Unite the Torah nationalists now!

It’s time for egos to get out of the way and let leadership and statesmanship enter. Ariel Natan Pasko, 17/02/2019 14:01
'There's an outline, sign now'

'There's an outline, sign now'

Shomron Council head calls on Rabbi Peretz and Smotrich to unite immediately and join Otzma party.Mordechai Sones, 13/02/2019 01:51
'Jewish Home will contain all; Ben-Gvir will get hug from me'

'Jewish Home will contain all; Ben-Gvir will get hug from me'

New party chair convinced of ability to attract voters from all corners of religious Zionism: 'So we'll be divided on few things, so what?'Hezki Baruch, 12/02/2019 22:46
'Declare joint run ASAP'

'Declare joint run ASAP'

Religious Zionist rabbis demand that Jewish Home and National Union unite to one list in hopes to add Otzma Yehudit.Hezki Baruch, 11/02/2019 19:11
Netanyahu to Rabbi Peretz: I won't guarantee you a spot

Netanyahu to Rabbi Peretz: I won't guarantee you a spot

Survey conducted by PM reveals joint Likud-Jewish Home ticket won't bring more seats. Peretz could be forced to run with National Union.Mordechai Sones, 10/02/2019 22:45
'Future of entire right depends on Jewish Home'

'Future of entire right depends on Jewish Home'

New Jewish Home Chairman: 'I favor unification, I'll tell Smotrich's friends - let's go together, but there's only one Jewish Home.'Yoni Kempinski, 04/02/2019 23:15
Contradictory perceptions: Origins of the split in Religious Zionism

Contradictory perceptions: Origins of the split in Religious Zionism

The political explosion of Religious Zionism reveals a deep split of identity. The dividing line is the question of whether or not commitment to the Torah is the guiding principle. Rabbi Yitschak Neriya , 14/01/2019 14:30
The  Bennett-Shaked bombshell

The Bennett-Shaked bombshell

Bennett’s goal is to reach the top. No matter how many secular candidates Bennett packed the Jewish Home with, he was never going to rise above 12 Knesset seats while heading a party associated with Religious Zionism. Tzvi Lev, 29/12/2018 20:59
Netanyahu stays…but hold on to your seatbelts

Netanyahu stays…but hold on to your seatbelts

In a minute, in fact, for the perplexed, I will explain Israel’s wacky political system entirely, elaborately and exhaustively. Except that just thinking about it exhausts me. Jack Engelhard, 21/11/2018 06:53
National Union backs Bennett's demand for Defense Ministry

National Union backs Bennett's demand for Defense Ministry

National Union faction of Jewish Home vows to vote for dissolution of Knesset if Bennett, Shaked resign from government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2018 09:27
Likud continues slide in new poll

Likud continues slide in new poll

Latest survey finds ruling Likud party dropping after Liberman's sudden resignation, faction led by Benny Gantz would get 12 seats.Tzvi Lev, 16/11/2018 09:48
Bennett to Liberman: Bring security or move aside

Bennett to Liberman: Bring security or move aside

Leader of the Jewish Home Party, Minister Naftali Bennett, attacks the Minister of Defense and his policyHezki Baruch, 05/11/2018 18:44
Opposition Leader: State helm transferred to Jewish Home party

Opposition Leader: State helm transferred to Jewish Home party

Tzipi Livni fiercely attacks Settlement Law by MKs Kish and Smotrich: 'Forcing blood wedding with millions of Palestinians.'Hezki Baruch, 05/11/2018 17:33
Kahalani headed to Jewish Home?

Kahalani headed to Jewish Home?

Is Brig. Gen. Avigdor Kahalani on way to Jewish Home? According to Israel Hayom, his name is on list of 'secular names' to possibly join.Mordechai Sones, 23/09/2018 09:46
Bennett to advance Overrule Clause

Bennett to advance Overrule Clause

Bill will be put to vote in Ministerial Legislation Committee next Sunday after Jewish Home members claim Netanyahu not promoting issue.Mordechai Sones, 22/04/2018 13:51
Rabbi Chaim Amsalem leaves Jewish Home party

Rabbi Chaim Amsalem leaves Jewish Home party

'We were treated with condescension, disregard, and a cold shoulder; they didn't throw us out but let us understand we're not wanted.'Mordechai Sones, 19/11/2017 18:05
'The young people are here'

'The young people are here'

Arutz Sheva speaks with Rabbi Dr. Daniel Tropper, first Chair of the Jewish Home Election Committee, at Jewish Home's special conference.Yoni Kempinski, 28/09/2017 12:45
'Constitutional revolution' to be revealed at party conference

'Constitutional revolution' to be revealed at party conference

Jewish Home director on upcoming conference: 'Meeting touches on ethical issues; plan rollout will spark interesting discussion.'Mordechai Sones, 24/09/2017 21:45
Eminent religious-Zionist Rabbi quits Jewish Home leadership

Eminent religious-Zionist Rabbi quits Jewish Home leadership

Jewish Home party presidium member Rabbi Yisrael Rosen announces leaving party because Bennett employs SSA spokeswoman.Mordechai Sones, 17/08/2017 13:02
Shaked: No room for two parties

Shaked: No room for two parties

Justice Minister refers to possibility that National Union may split from Jewish Home Party. 'We must remain as one party.'Mordechai Sones, 04/07/2017 17:05
'The "Pride" parade not to our liking, but there is no choice'

'The "Pride" parade not to our liking, but there is no choice'

'This year they agreed to the compromise plan of last year, so we had no choice,' Be'er Sheva Jewish Home Chair explains.Mordechai Sones, 22/06/2017 14:42
'I haven't noticed that you assassinated Haniyeh today...'

'I haven't noticed that you assassinated Haniyeh today...'

Yisrael Beytenu party attacks Jewish Home in Knesset plenum. Bennett: 'Turn your militancy on Hamas in Gaza, not religious Zionism.'Mordechai Sones, 15/05/2017 19:27
Bennett: No personal argument with Prime Minister

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, 15/05/2017 18:46
'Slomiansky innocent until proven otherwise'

'Slomiansky innocent until proven otherwise'

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel stands by MK Slominsky: I pray, hope, believe my friend MK Nissan will emerge vindicated and innocent.Mordechai Sones, 20/04/2017 10:27
Otzma Yehudit leaders attack Jewish Home over Amona

Otzma Yehudit leaders attack Jewish Home over Amona

Otzma Yehudit party leaders, Dr. Michael Ben-Ari and attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir strongly attack the Jewish Home party over the Amona issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2016 08:53
Smotrich: Radio host's remarks were pointless

Smotrich: Radio host's remarks were pointless

Director of Reshet Bet national radio reprimands host for asking MK Bezalel Smotrich an offensive question.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2016 05:16
Jewish Home party 'natural place for Sephardim'

Jewish Home party 'natural place for Sephardim'

Former maverick Shas MK Rabbi Haim Amsalem explains to Arutz Sheva his decision to join the Jewish Home party.Ido Ben-Porat, 19/07/2016 16:07
Bennett: The Right doesn't hate Arabs

Bennett: The Right doesn't hate Arabs

Jewish Home party leader criticizes MK's opposition to treating Jewish and Arab women in the same ward; 'The Right doesn't hate Arabs.'Yoni Kempinski, 05/04/2016 21:26
Jewish Home Anglo head runs for senior position

Jewish Home Anglo head runs for senior position

Jeremy Saltan hopes to further Anglo-Israeli's interests if elected to Jewish Home party's Presidential Board.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2016 16:25
70% of Israelis believe primaries bring corruption

70% of Israelis believe primaries bring corruption

Israelis show a lack of faith in the honesty of primary elections, say system could work if there were a budget cap and transparency.Netanel Katz, 11/02/2016 13:35
Jewish Home voters say party is not doing enough

Jewish Home voters say party is not doing enough

Recent poll shows dissatisfaction with Jewish Home; supporters say more needs to be done for Judea-Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 04/02/2016 13:17
'Terror is running wild, no solution in sight'

'Terror is running wild, no solution in sight'

Heads of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria meet Jewish Home leaders, express their pain and frustration over ongoing terror.Hezki Baruch, 18/11/2015 11:01
Bennett meets PM, demands tougher policies

Bennett meets PM, demands tougher policies

Jewish Home Chairman will tell Netanyahu not to return terrorist's bodies, resume building in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 03/11/2015 19:14
Jewish Home Denies Jobs Have Been Decided

Jewish Home Denies Jobs Have Been Decided

Reports that MK Ben Dahan will be Deputy Defense Minister and MK Slomiansky will head Knesset's Law C'tee are premature.Gil Ronen, 07/05/2015 17:19
Jewish Home Fears 'One Digit' Result

Jewish Home Fears 'One Digit' Result

Party HQ is receiving initial reports that indicate the party is dropping beneath the 10-MK mark.Eliran Aharon, Gil Ronen, 17/03/2015 16:17
Jewish Home Primaries – in a Few Weeks

Jewish Home Primaries – in a Few Weeks

Arutz Sheva learned that the religious Zionist party's primaries may be held at the end of December.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 09/11/2014 17:53
Jewish Home Launches New English-Speakers' Forum

Jewish Home Launches New English-Speakers' Forum

Effort part of party's drive to expand appeal among Israel's sizable - and ideological - Anglo population.Ari Soffer, 10/10/2014 10:20