The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
Registration for running in the upcoming Knesset elections officially closed on Thursday, and for the first time we actually know who is running – and where.
34 parties are running.
Among those who elected to not run are Ehud Barak’s Atzmaut (Independence) party, the Green party, and the Eretz Yisrael Shelanu party.
The first poll to be released after registration was closed was run by Dialog.
The results of their poll is as follows:
Bayit Yehudi: 11
Yesh Atid: 7
Yahudut HaTorah: 6
Am Shalem: 3
The Dialog poll did not give any seats to Ben-Ari and Eldad’s Otzma L’Yisrael party.
The Manu Geva poll, on the other hand, as reported on Channel 2, gave Otmza L’Yisrael 3 seats.
About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.
If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.
Comments are closed.
Bensouda suggested it was in “the best interest” of Hamas and Israel to provide the needed information.
The primary road block is the position that Bayit Yehudi party head Naftali Bennett will receive.
Marzel not sorry Yachad party’s loss cost Bayit Yehudi seats in Knesset. Bennett accuses Netanyahu of thinking he is a sucker.
in a new report, Amnesty International charges “Gaza armed groups’ with war crimes in last summer’s Operation Protective Edge.
If there are no surprises, Netanyahu is expected to form a coalition, after some tough negotiations, with the Likud, Bayit Yehudi, Kulanu, Yisrael Beytenu, UTJ and Shas.
One wonders how many Prime Ministers Herzog envisions sitting in that one chair at the same time.
Netanyahu is expected to have 61 recommendations in his favor.
There’s much disappointment within Yesh Atid as they head into the oppositions.
Final voter counts are in, if Yachad doesn’t petition the courts over voter fraud…
“The truth is it’s surprising to us as well, but it turns out each one of us voted their hearts.”
The anti-Bibi campaign’s quiet change in tax status both came too late and constitutes an admission of wrongdoing.
If the media hadn’t been so eager to oust Netanyahu, voter apathy could have made that happen.
Netanyahu said he wants to have a government formed within the next 2 to 3 weeks.
The overwhelming electoral victory by the Likud was nothing less than a revolution, and an absolutely clear mandate from the people.
The Office of President Reuven Rivlin has denied reports that he will receive on Thursday a citation of honor from the left-wing New Israel Fund (NIF) on Thursday. It clarified that the Jewish-Arab Center at Givat Haviva, which is funded in part by the NIF, is awarding the President. Rivlin’s office stated: The Jewish-Arab Center […]
Actress and comedienne Meara Stiller died on Saturday at age 85.
Hezbollah terror chief Hassan Nasrallah is getting very scared of Islamic State’s advances.
Nobel Prize winner John Nash (86) and his wide Alicia Nash (82) were killed in a car crash on Saturday night in New Jersey.
Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/party-registration-closed-and-the-pollsters-are-busy/2012/12/07/
Scan this QR code to visit this page online: