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Lapid to Netanyahu supporters: We are not against you

Lapid to Netanyahu supporters: We are not against you

Yesh Atid leader says 'change' government will serve all citizens, is built to last.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 16:00
Report: Yamina, Yesh Atid to back Elazar Stern to head Jewish Agency

Report: Yamina, Yesh Atid to back Elazar Stern to head Jewish Agency

Yamina reportedly agrees to back Yesh Atid MK's candidacy to replace President-elect Isaac Herzog as head of Jewish Agency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 14:26
Yamina, Yesh Atid call for new government to be sworn in immediately

Yamina, Yesh Atid call for new government to be sworn in immediately

Opposition parties press Knesset Speaker to convene plenum session allowing Knesset to vote in national unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2021 12:50
Blue and White signs coalition deal with Yesh Atid

Blue and White signs coalition deal with Yesh Atid

Benny Gantz to remain Defense Minister in new government under coalition deal signed with Yair Lapid.Hezki Baruch, 02/06/2021 10:49
Yesh Atid, Labor, reach coalition agreement

Yesh Atid, Labor, reach coalition agreement

Labor party to receive several ministries, plus seats on Diplomatic-Security Cabinet, statement says.Hezki Baruch, 28/05/2021 16:39
Bennett, Gantz meet in Tel Aviv hotel

Bennett, Gantz meet in Tel Aviv hotel

Yamina party says meeting with Blue and White leader was planned weeks ago. Yesh Atid, New Hope make progress in negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 21:59
MK Mickey Levy: 'Agreements with Yamina possible in less than 24 hours'

MK Mickey Levy: 'Agreements with Yamina possible in less than 24 hours'

Yesh Atid MK Levy says he's 'very optimistic,' new government is ready and waiting on only Yamina.103FM, 27/05/2021 14:28
Yisrael Beytenu MK: This is not a left-wing government, this is a unity government

Yisrael Beytenu MK: This is not a left-wing government, this is a unity government

MK Evgeny Sova tells Arutz Sheva about the agreements reached between his party and Yesh Atid ahead of the formation of a government.Yoni Kempinski, 27/05/2021 04:09
Yesh Atid finalizes agreement with Meretz

Yesh Atid finalizes agreement with Meretz

Yesh Atid, Meretz, finalize coalition agreements ahead of deadline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2021 08:04
Yisrael Beytenu reaches coalition deal with Yesh Atid

Yisrael Beytenu reaches coalition deal with Yesh Atid

Avidgor Liberman and Yair Lapid announce coalition deal, laying foundation for change government.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2021 09:12
Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Vote for the presidency next week in doubt due to disagreement between Likud and Yesh Atid.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2021 06:34
Yesh Atid, Blue and White reach deal for alternative government

Yesh Atid, Blue and White reach deal for alternative government

Parties announce 'breakthrough' in talks, say agreement has been reached for establishment of change government.Hezki Baruch, 24/05/2021 14:33
Yesh Atid to resume coalition talks

Yesh Atid to resume coalition talks

Lapid has 10 days left before his mandate expires.Hezki Baruch, 23/05/2021 20:09
Lapid: Bennett is wrong, I will continue to try to form a government

Lapid: Bennett is wrong, I will continue to try to form a government

Yesh Atid chairman: Change is not made when it is convenient but when the time is right.Ben Ariel, 14/05/2021 05:08
Lapid and Bennett almost informed Rivlin they succeeded in forming government

Lapid and Bennett almost informed Rivlin they succeeded in forming government

Security escalation prevented Yamina chairman and Yesh Atid chairman from asking President to swear in a government as early as next week.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2021 05:40
New details about Bennett-Lapid government

New details about Bennett-Lapid government

Finance Committee will be headed by a representative from the right-wing bloc.Ben Ariel, 07/05/2021 04:10
Haredi newspaper: Lapid prefers haredim to Bennett

Haredi newspaper: Lapid prefers haredim to Bennett

Hamodia newspaper slams Yamina chief Bennett for 'blackmail,' says Yesh Atid chief would prefer an agreement with the haredi parties.Hezki Baruch, 06/05/2021 12:25
MK Yaakov Litzman: Coalition partnership with Lapid & Liberman? Only in Fantasy Land

MK Yaakov Litzman: Coalition partnership with Lapid & Liberman? Only in Fantasy Land

UTJ head ruled out coalition gov't alongside Yesh Atid & Yisrael Beytenu, claimed Netanyahu realized partnership with Smotrich was mistake.Hezki Baruch, 20/04/2021 18:00
Lapid: I proposed Bennett be prime minister first

Lapid: I proposed Bennett be prime minister first

Yesh Atid leader says he is willing to let Bennett be PM first in rotation agreement to remove "dangerous" Netanyahu from power.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 20:43
Lapid: There won’t be a government based on the votes of the racists and homophobes

Lapid: There won’t be a government based on the votes of the racists and homophobes

Yesh Atid chairman: At the moment, Netanyahu doesn’t have 61 seats but the change bloc does.Elad Benari, 24/03/2021 00:58
Report: Lapid held secret meeting with Ra'am leader

Report: Lapid held secret meeting with Ra'am leader

The chairman of Yesh Atid met the chairman of Ra'am about five weeks ago, according to Channel 12 News.Ben Ariel, 17/03/2021 04:08
Yesh Atid MK: We don't work for Netanyahu

Yesh Atid MK: We don't work for Netanyahu

MK Meir Cohen blasts Netanyahu: He will not dictate to us what we say and what we do not say.103FM, 11/03/2021 05:16
Yesh Atid MK criticizes Bennett: A little modesty never hurt anyone

Yesh Atid MK criticizes Bennett: A little modesty never hurt anyone

MK Orna Barbivay: Bennett's party is non-existent and he's already crowning himself Prime Minister.103FM, 09/03/2021 06:40
'Lapid tore the mask off the bluff'

'Lapid tore the mask off the bluff'

Religious Zionist Party responds after Yesh Atid chairman says that he may permit another party to head an alternative government.Hezki Baruch, 09/03/2021 00:08
Yesh Atid tours Ben-Gurion airport during shutdown

Yesh Atid tours Ben-Gurion airport during shutdown

Members of the Yesh Atid Party went to 'see the government's failures from close up.'Shlomo Witty, 28/02/2021 16:34
MK Shata: Political deals are not Catholic weddings

MK Shata: Political deals are not Catholic weddings

Blue and White MK attacks Yesh Atid for conformist policiesArutz Sheva, 25/02/2021 18:01
Yesh Atid unveils Knesset candidate list

Yesh Atid unveils Knesset candidate list

Yair Lapid's party is ready to submit its candidates for the 24th KnessetArutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2021 13:05
Lapid: We must not make statements that anger the new US administration

Lapid: We must not make statements that anger the new US administration

Yesh Atid chairman at INSS conference: If I'm elected PM, there will be no more 18 ministers, no more Alternate Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2021 02:12
Bennett stable, Sa'ar plunging, Smotrich doesn't pass electoral threshold

Bennett stable, Sa'ar plunging, Smotrich doesn't pass electoral threshold

Yesh Atid receives 14 seats according to poll, Yamina led by Naftali Bennett receives 13 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 22:50
Lapid: Prepared to form a government with the Joint List

Lapid: Prepared to form a government with the Joint List

Yesh Atid chairman: I hope to have a good relationship with the Joint List such as the one that Netanyahu has.Hezki Baruch, 17/01/2021 02:45
Ya'alon: Lapid is great, but we had no chance against Netanyahu

Ya'alon: Lapid is great, but we had no chance against Netanyahu

Head of Telem, Moshe Ya'alon discussed his split from Yesh Atid in an interview with Reshet Bet Radio.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2021 09:10
Moshe Ya'alon announces split from Yesh Atid

Moshe Ya'alon announces split from Yesh Atid

Former Defense Minister's 'Telem' faction to run independently of Yesh Atid in coming elections, Ya'alon announces.David Rosenberg, 10/01/2021 22:05
Ya'alon quits Yesh Atid, will run alone

Ya'alon quits Yesh Atid, will run alone

Yair Lapid wishes Ya'alon well on his continued journey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2021 22:35
Lapid welcomes Minister Meirav Cohen to Yesh Atid

Lapid welcomes Minister Meirav Cohen to Yesh Atid

Yesh Atid chairman: Meirav Cohen is joining us today because only a big and strong Yesh Atid will guarantee a new government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/01/2021 22:24
Another Blue & White minister jumps ship

Another Blue & White minister jumps ship

Merav Cohen will be joining Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/01/2021 13:40
Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz sworn in as new MK for Yesh Atid

Moshe (Kinley) Tur-Paz sworn in as new MK for Yesh Atid

Tur-Paz replaces Einav Kabla (Blue & White) who recently resigned her seat.Ido Ben Porat, 03/01/2021 15:51
Ofer Shelah leaves Yesh Atid

Ofer Shelah leaves Yesh Atid

MK Yoav Segalovitz of Yesh Atid after Ofer Shelah leaves the party: I wish him luck, I think our party is stable.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2020 06:55
Lapid: I want to unite everyone into one centrist party

Lapid: I want to unite everyone into one centrist party

Opposition leader says Yesh Atid can be an alternative to the government if other parties join it to form one unified party.Ben Ariel, 04/12/2020 02:05
'Blue and White understand they made a mistake'

'Blue and White understand they made a mistake'

Yesh Atid-Telem MK Mickey Levy: Gantz destroyed hope, if he had not shown weakness things could have been different.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2020 04:36
Likud & Yamina clash yet again

Likud & Yamina clash yet again

Naftali Bennett blames Netanyahu for breaking up right-wing bloc; Likud accuses Bennett of allying with Yesh Atid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2020 16:16
Lapid to Netanyahu: Why are you lying about vaccine

Lapid to Netanyahu: Why are you lying about vaccine

Yesh Atid leader says PM is lying about arrival of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine in January.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2020 15:32
MK Mickey Levy to leave COVID Committee after guideline violations exposed

MK Mickey Levy to leave COVID Committee after guideline violations exposed

Yesh Atid Chairman announces MK Micky Levy, who repeatedly violated closure restrictions, will end tenure as committee member.Mordechai Sones, 05/10/2020 21:18
Lapid: I haven't spoken with Shelah

Lapid: I haven't spoken with Shelah

Opposition leader comments on Shelah's plans to challenge him for Yesh Atid leadership: I'll defeat anyone who runs against me.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/09/2020 01:10
Lapid: No one gives me ultimatums

Lapid: No one gives me ultimatums

Yesh Atid leader rejects demand from MK Ofer Shelah that party hold primaries to determine its leadership.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2020 15:45
'The person who should lead Yesh Atid in the next election is Yair Lapid'

'The person who should lead Yesh Atid in the next election is Yair Lapid'

MK Elazar Stern expresses support for the chairman of his party in wake of MK Ofer Shelah's declaration to unseat him.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 05/09/2020 00:41
Poll: Lapid retains leadership of Yesh Atid

Poll: Lapid retains leadership of Yesh Atid

71% of respondents give Prime Minister Netanyahu a failing grade for his handling of coronavirus crisis in new poll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2020 20:45
MK Ofer Shelah intends to unseat Lapid as leader of Yesh Atid

MK Ofer Shelah intends to unseat Lapid as leader of Yesh Atid

Yesh Atid MK says party cannot present an alternative to Likud government without updating its leadership, calls for party primaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2020 22:19
Attempt to amend Nationality Law falls flat

Attempt to amend Nationality Law falls flat

Knesset rejects MK Kamal-Mreeh's proposal to amend Nationality Law, as Blue and White, Joint Arab List, MKs avoid voting.Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 29/07/2020 14:45
Yair Lapid: 'You're disconnected. Enough!'

Yair Lapid: 'You're disconnected. Enough!'

Opposition leader claims: 'People across the country, on all the bridges and at all the junctions people are saying, enough.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2020 21:40
'Netanyahu failed: We're less prepared than for first wave'

'Netanyahu failed: We're less prepared than for first wave'

Yesh Atid leader says growing number of COVID-19 cases proves 'bloated' government 'needs to be put on unpaid leave.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2020 15:20
Examining Israel's 35th government

Examining Israel's 35th government

Israel has a government after three elections and more than a year, but it is cumbersome and far from unified. Nor is the Opposition. Op-ed.Frank Mecklenburg, 31/05/2020 10:24
Lapid: I will oppose sovereignty

Lapid: I will oppose sovereignty

Newly appointed opposition leader: I will oppose applying sovereignty because it is a unilateral step.Elad Benari, 18/05/2020 05:08
Yair Lapid looks to block Gantz from becoming Prime Minister

Yair Lapid looks to block Gantz from becoming Prime Minister

Yesh Atid chief offers to help Netanyahu cancel rotational agreement whenever the PM wants - thus preventing Gantz from becoming premier.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/04/2020 08:36
MK Hauser: Yesh Atid is a left-wing party

MK Hauser: Yesh Atid is a left-wing party

Derech Eretz MK: Had we known the Blue and White alliance would include Yesh Atid, we would not have joined.Ben Ariel, 27/04/2020 04:49
Lapid to Gantz: You don't fight corruption from the inside

Lapid to Gantz: You don't fight corruption from the inside

Yesh Atid chairman addresses protest in Tel Aviv, criticizes Benny Gantz for seeking to enter unity government with Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2020 21:19
Gantz: I won't badmouth Bogie and Yair despite what I know

Gantz: I won't badmouth Bogie and Yair despite what I know

Blue and White chairman explains why he went for unity government: Minority government wasn't an option; I didn't want a fourth election.Ben Ariel, 02/04/2020 05:57
MK Tamanu-Shata: 'A unity government is what we need now'

MK Tamanu-Shata: 'A unity government is what we need now'

Penina Tamanu-Shata says of her former fellow party members in Yesh Atid: "They're not reading the political map correctly"103 FM, 31/03/2020 12:46