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MK Yakov Asher: 'Knesset paralysis is only due to personal boycotts'

MK Yakov Asher: 'Knesset paralysis is only due to personal boycotts'

MK Yakov Asher calls on Knesset members to stop baseless hatred, end Knesset paralysis. 'We've turned hatred into a tool to be used.'Michal Levi, 13/04/2021 12:18
MK Yakov Asher: 'Amendment of Racism Law condition for joining coalition'

MK Yakov Asher: 'Amendment of Racism Law condition for joining coalition'

MK Asher promises to condition joining coalition on amending Racism Law to include haredim.Michal Levi, 15/03/2021 10:09
MK Yakov Asher: 'Vaccines are a great and unprecedented achievement'

MK Yakov Asher: 'Vaccines are a great and unprecedented achievement'

MK Asher calls on gov't to allow vaccinated, recovered, to return to routine as much as possible. 'Everyone would run to get vaccinated.'Hezki Baruch, 01/03/2021 17:13
MK Yakov Asher: 'I don't see any intentional persecution'

MK Yakov Asher: 'I don't see any intentional persecution'

'Haredi public was disciplined during the first wave, government didn't look deeply into things,' MK Yakov Asher says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 14:57
Haredi MK: 'We cannot make peace with Likud's caprices and games'

Haredi MK: 'We cannot make peace with Likud's caprices and games'

Dep. Education Min. Meir Porush says his party supports Override Clause, but 'cannot make peace' with Likud's 'caprices and games.'Ben Shaul, 03/08/2020 13:41
Following coalition deal, status quo to be upheld on religious issues

Following coalition deal, status quo to be upheld on religious issues

Changes to status quo on religious issues won't happen now and will require agreement of all coalition partners, UTJ's MK Yakov Asher says.Michal Levi, 22/04/2020 15:48
Haredi MK: We never wanted Israel to be a theocracy

Haredi MK: We never wanted Israel to be a theocracy

MK Yakov Asher says haredi parties are fighting to retain status quo, never had an interest in forcing 'state of Jewish law.'Ben Shaul, 16/09/2019 14:47
Haredi MK: Lapid ruining party's relationship with us

Haredi MK: Lapid ruining party's relationship with us

MK Yakov Asher says Blue and White leader MK Lapid 'grew up in a home with a hatred of haredim,' slams 'contest' to siphon votes.Michal Levi, 05/08/2019 15:36
MKs: Give priority to cities in the periphery

MKs: Give priority to cities in the periphery

Haredi MKs suggest encouraging young families to move to the periphery, building new haredi cities.Michal Levi, 13/05/2019 14:26
Haredi MK: Lower the price of food sold in hospitals

Haredi MK: Lower the price of food sold in hospitals

UTJ MK complains of high price of food sold on hospital grounds, Dep. Health Minister says he told hospitals to offer affordable options.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2018 16:10
'Haredi MKs neglect the public'

'Haredi MKs neglect the public'

Shas MK slams UTJ MK for holding up regulations to ensure better quality food for Israeli students.Michal Levi, 20/12/2017 09:00
'New daycare guidelines harm haredi communities'

'New daycare guidelines harm haredi communities'

Haredi MK says government needs to put more money into building daycare centers for haredi communities, slams 'contradiction.'Michal Levi, 06/07/2017 08:43