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Barak: Leaving Shaffir out is a 'serious mistake'

Barak: Leaving Shaffir out is a 'serious mistake'

Former Prime Minister and Defense Minister calls for Stav Shaffir to be included in Meretz-Labor alliance.Orli Harari, 13/01/2020 06:03
Changing her tune, MK Stav Shaffir says she won't demand Democratic Union's second spot

Changing her tune, MK Stav Shaffir says she won't demand Democratic Union's second spot

MK Shaffir offers to compromise, says left-wing joint list should run as it did in September.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/01/2020 23:02
Report: Stav Shaffir to demand ministerial position for joining Democratic Union

Report: Stav Shaffir to demand ministerial position for joining Democratic Union

MK Shaffir gave three demands for rejoining Democratic Union, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 08:57
Shaffir: The public is frustrated, unite Labor and Meretz

Shaffir: The public is frustrated, unite Labor and Meretz

Green Party chairwoman calls for unity with Labor and Meretz parties.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 27/12/2019 22:07
Stav Shaffir to run alone: The left is drowning

Stav Shaffir to run alone: The left is drowning

Democratic Union MK says she will run alone with the Green Party but is still open to alliances on the left.Ben Ariel, 26/12/2019 05:12
MK Stav Shaffir slams 'Free Yigal Amir' party

MK Stav Shaffir slams 'Free Yigal Amir' party

A new party filed a request to run in the upcoming elections. Shaffir claims that the party's main goal is to free Rabin's assassin.Sara Rubenstein, 22/12/2019 21:07
'Meretz are the dinosaurs of the left'

'Meretz are the dinosaurs of the left'

MK Stav Shaffir criticizes Meretz for planning to drop her down in the order on the party's list for the March election.Hezki Baruch, 18/12/2019 06:02
What happens if again no party can form a government?

What happens if again no party can form a government?

How do Yair Lapid and Stav Shafir relate to a scenario in which the current elections end just like the previous ones?The Land Of Israel Network, 11/09/2019 22:51
'We need an air train to bring Israelis from abroad to vote'

'We need an air train to bring Israelis from abroad to vote'

Former MK Stav Shaffir says 'vision' of PM Netanyahu, Min. Smotrich, would turn Israel from 'start-up nation to weakened nation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2019 14:43
'Democratic Union's attacks would make Der Stürmer proud'

'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, 03/09/2019 12:54
What prompted left-wing MK to cancel interview?

What prompted left-wing MK to cancel interview?

Democratic Union leader cancels newspaper interview at the last minute. Journalist: 'It's insane.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, 27/08/2019 14:36
'Stav Shaffir ignores questions, talks incessantly'

'Stav Shaffir ignores questions, talks incessantly'

'From all the politicians I've met, this was without a doubt the strangest [interview] I've done,' says Kan journalist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2019 15:08
Meretz trying to lure MKs away from Labor?

Meretz trying to lure MKs away from Labor?

Meretz MKs, representatives, trying to persuade three female Labor MKs to join their party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2019 11:04
Labor fears voters will leave party

Labor fears voters will leave party

Labor officials worried Gesher merger will weaken party instead of strengthening it as MK Shaffir pushes to unite center-left bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2019 08:52
'No way to cancel new elections'

'No way to cancel new elections'

Knesset legal adviser says plan to reverse dissolution of 21st Knesset, avoid repeat elections cannot be implemented.Hezki Baruch, 04/07/2019 16:16
Labor to choose new leader in nationwide primary vote

Labor to choose new leader in nationwide primary vote

65,000 Labor party members to head to the polls Tuesday to choose new party chair, after incumbent Avi Gabbay dropped out of race.David Rosenberg, 02/07/2019 08:46
Labor MK: Netanyahu government is afraid of terrorists

Labor MK: Netanyahu government is afraid of terrorists

MK Stav Shafir criticizes right-wing politicians for demanding death penalty for PA Arab rapist, but fails to offer viable alternatives.Hezki Baruch, 18/06/2019 13:48
Watch: Otzma candidate clashes with leftist MKs

Watch: Otzma candidate clashes with leftist MKs

Right-wing candidate sues Labor MK at committee hearing, clashes with Arab MK ahead of vote to ban Otzma Yehudit and Arab nationalist party.David Rosenberg, 06/03/2019 13:05
What did Ehud Barak offer MK Stav Shaffir?

What did Ehud Barak offer MK Stav Shaffir?

Former Prime Minister visits home of Zionist Union MK, begs her to run for leadership of Labor Party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2017 11:49
Shaffir: Unity gov't talks 'betray' voters

Shaffir: Unity gov't talks 'betray' voters

Zionist Union MK fires that the party's failed campaign slogan was 'it's us or him' - not 'we.'Arutz Sheva staff, 13/05/2016 10:00
MKs to Herzog: We won't join the coalition

MKs to Herzog: We won't join the coalition

Zionist Union MKs clarify to party chairman Yitzhak Herzog that he does not have the mandate to sign an agreement with the Likud.Ido Ben Porat, 13/05/2016 01:13
Biden blasts Israel hours after bus bombing

Biden blasts Israel hours after bus bombing

Just hours after a terror attack in Jerusalem, Joe Biden rips Israel at J Street gathering, calls terrorists 'misguided'.David Rosenberg, 19/04/2016 09:20
Labor activists blast MK for Jerusalem statement

Labor activists blast MK for Jerusalem statement

An activist group inside Labor thinks MK Stav Shaffir, from their party, was wrong to say Jewish history didn’t start in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 23/02/2016 03:43
Labor MK doubles down on Sinai claim

Labor MK doubles down on Sinai claim

MK Stav Shafir insists Naftali Bennett was wrong when he said Jewish history began in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 22/02/2016 18:19
MK claims Israelis came from Egypt

MK claims Israelis came from Egypt

Labor MK Stav Shaffir tweeted that Bennett doesn't know history when he said that Israel began in Jerusalem.Raphael Poch, 22/02/2016 14:18
Zionist Union says Regev the real 'foreign agent'

Zionist Union says Regev the real 'foreign agent'

Accusing Im Tirzu of managing the gov't, Zionist Union MKs assert Ministers Regev, Bennet, and Shaked are foreign agents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2016 11:35
MK: Israel to blame for EU labeling rules

MK: Israel to blame for EU labeling rules

Stav Shaffir accuses 'right-wing government' of selling 'settlements' down the river long ago.Yaakov Levi , 12/11/2015 09:00
Leftist MK calls on US Jews to fight Israeli Right

Leftist MK calls on US Jews to fight Israeli Right

At biennial US Reform Judaism conference, Labor MK and Haaretz columnist call for united front to help the Left regain power.Ari Soffer, 08/11/2015 09:56
Labor MK Fights Back at 'You Urinate on Us' Rant

Labor MK Fights Back at 'You Urinate on Us' Rant

MK Stav Shaffir says she was targeted for political reasons and not because she is a racist snob who doesn't greet him.Gil Ronen, 08/09/2015 13:35
MK Shaffir: Jewish Home Has Forgetten Jews

MK Shaffir: Jewish Home Has Forgetten Jews

MK Stav Shaffir deflects Joint List MK's criticism by saying Jewish Home has abandoned Jews and the Land of Israel by voting for gas plan.Matt Wanderman, 07/09/2015 15:12
Arab MK Attacks Labor Party: 'You Urinate on Us'

Arab MK Attacks Labor Party: 'You Urinate on Us'

MK Zahalka surprises plenum with tirade against Labor's Stav Shafir; 'The right-wingers are much better than you!'Gil Ronen, 07/09/2015 14:19
Report: Ehud Barak Considering Political Comeback

Report: Ehud Barak Considering Political Comeback

Former Prime Minister has held multiple meetings with Labor MKs in possible bid to return to the party.Tova Dvorin, 12/07/2015 09:32
Opposition MK Slams 'Farcical' Committee

Opposition MK Slams 'Farcical' Committee

MK Stav Shaffir calls for greater transparency in Ministerial Committee for Legislation, calls on MKs to prove 'loyalty' to Israeli public.Hezki Baruch, 25/06/2015 13:16
Bill: Extend Budget Deadline for 2015-2016

Bill: Extend Budget Deadline for 2015-2016

Proposal passes on first reading to allow extra 75 days for budget approval, set biennial budget. Labor MK: budgets are meaningless.Tova Dvorin, 26/05/2015 08:13
Labor MK: Herzog-Livni Pact 'End of Extreme Right'

Labor MK: Herzog-Livni Pact 'End of Extreme Right'

"Herzog and Livni, well done," says MK Stav Shaffir of joint Labor-Hatnua list.Elad Benari, 11/12/2014 04:42
Leftist MKs Celebrate 'We Aren't Stuck with Bibi'

Leftist MKs Celebrate 'We Aren't Stuck with Bibi'

Labor MK Shaffir says elections are the left's chance to 'bring change,' Yechimovich accuses PM of shirking responsibility.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 02/12/2014 21:50
MKs Tell Each Other to Shut Up and Listen

MKs Tell Each Other to Shut Up and Listen

Stav Shafir managed to get herself thrown out of Knesset Finance Committee meeting, accusing chairman Nissan Slomiansky of lying.Yaakov Levi , 07/10/2014 01:14
MK Pooh-Poohs Claim of Big Cash for Judea, Samaria

MK Pooh-Poohs Claim of Big Cash for Judea, Samaria

MK Slomiansky on MK Shafir: 'Either she's not telling the truth or she doesn't understand – like a parrot, she repeats things.'Hezki Baruch, 23/03/2014 21:19
A Labor MK Feels at Home at the J Street Conference

A Labor MK Feels at Home at the J Street Conference

Stav Shaffir (Labor) thinks Netanyahu is playing games on the Iran issue. Aaron Magid, 06/10/2013 08:21