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'Revoke the salaries of no-show MKs'

'Revoke the salaries of no-show MKs'

Knesset Committee meets to discuss poor meeting attendance and too many interruptions.Hezki Baruch, 20/02/2017 15:37
MK Elkin Slams Zahalka, Calls Him 'Traitor'

MK Elkin Slams Zahalka, Calls Him 'Traitor'

Aliyah and Absorption Minister Zeev Elkin on Wednesday slammed Arab MK Jamal Zahalka, calling him a 'traitorous hypocrite.'Yaakov Levi, 03/06/2015 18:42
Knesset Committee Focuses on War and the Elderly

Knesset Committee Focuses on War and the Elderly

'An old man falls on the ground, and no one is there to pick him up,' Minister laments at special hearing.Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2014 19:33
Arab MKs Attack Security Representatives

Arab MKs Attack Security Representatives

Terror victims group slams Arab MK attacks in Knesset debate on airport security, warns that groups are weakening security.Ari Yashar, 05/03/2014 16:41
Prawer Plan Back in Knesset

Prawer Plan Back in Knesset

Bill to resettle illegal Bedouin settlements back in Knesset for second and third readings, despite reports it was dropped; debate ensues.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/12/2013 20:01
MK Slams Gov't 'Failure' Over Snowstorm

MK Slams Gov't 'Failure' Over Snowstorm

At Knesset hearing evaluating government aid during the storm, MK Moti Yogev rips into decentralization of rescue efforts by the state.Tova Dvorin, 17/12/2013 16:06
MKs Scramble for Explanations in Storm's Wake

MKs Scramble for Explanations in Storm's Wake

Committee to meet in upcoming days to discuss system failures during the storm, including nationwide power outage.Tova Dvorin, 15/12/2013 10:26
3% of Israelis Arrested or Detained Each Year

3% of Israelis Arrested or Detained Each Year

MKs want to know why police keep holding detainees for a single night.Maayana Miskin, 09/07/2013 08:29
MKs from Left, Right Unite Against Police Violence

MKs from Left, Right Unite Against Police Violence

Rare agreement across the political spectrum that police violence must end.Maayana Miskin, 03/07/2013 10:02
Lieberman: Lie Detector to Find Loose-Lipped MKs

Lieberman: Lie Detector to Find Loose-Lipped MKs

Former FM wants lie detector to see who blabbed to media about the Zygier case.Maayana Miskin, 18/06/2013 08:03
Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

A Knesset committee has passed a bill to fine perpetrators NIS 100,000 if they use as a slur any Holocaust symbol or calls anyone a "Nazi." Chana Ya'ar, 09/01/2012 23:58