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Knesset Committee Leftwing MKs, Chairwoman, Decry ‘Infectious Disease’ of Israeli Political Corruption

Under these circumstances it's not so surprising Israel's political system is corrupt, it's surprising some of it is still functioning.

Knesset Committee Amends ‘Popcorn Law’ to Let Movie Goers Bring Own Snacks

Here's another good reason to make Aaliyah: pretty soon you'd be able to openly bring to the movies as many snacks as your heart desires — openly!

Finance Committee Approves Tax Breaks for 56 Social NGOs, Good and Bad

"it cannot be that an organization which harms the State of Israel and openly works against it will ask the state for tax breaks."

Transportation Ministry to Issue Non-Resident Permanent Driver’s Licenses

Currently, if the foreign resident has not renewed their temporary permit for a year, they must retake the road test.

Knesset Defense Committee Chairman in Brussels: Talks Need Brave Palestinian Leader

Hanegbi advised the MEPs that measures such as the labeling of goods produced in Judea and Samaria do not contribute to the peace process.

Foreign Affairs, Security and Education the Focus for Day 3 of CoP Mission

Israeli Opp. Leader Herzog acknowledged that Israel is in the midst of the Third Intifada.

Ultra-Orthodox MK Bill Punishes Disseminating Disaster Victims’ Names, Images

"This is a brutal vice that hurts those injured and adds pain to the families, all because of a wild lust to shoot and distribute horrific images that reduce the value of human life."

MK Slomiansky Suspends the MK Suspension Bill

The bill allows a majority of 90 MKs to suspend an MK over inappropriate behavior.

Knesset Pays Tribute to former Speaker of the Norwegian Parliament Jo Benkow

Benkow, a Holocaust survivor and friend of Norway’s King Olav V, fought against Anti-Semitism and strongly criticized Norwegian leaders who expressed biased views toward Israel.

Arab MK Writes Op-Ed in US Outlet: Israelis Not Entitled to Self-Defense

Arab Israeli MK slams Israel, saying it is not entitled to claim self-defense because it is an occupier.

New Knesset Gun Lobby Advocates Wider Ownership

A significant percentage of terror attacks have been foiled by armed civilians and not by security personnel.

New Bill Compels Burial Societies to Work on Shabbat

Burial societies that receive their funding form the state must arrive within three hours of receiving the request, even if the death occurred on Shabbat.

Terror Victims’ Families Call for Harsh Measures Against Terrorists’ Relatives

They asked to prevent family visits for jailed terrorists and degrade the living conditions of incarcerated terrorists.

Analysis: Olmert Has Last Word on Eve of Prison Day, Defending an Abysmal Record...

Olmert was a cheerleader for the eviction of close to 10,000 Jews from the Gaza Strip and the withdrawal of IDF forces from Gaza.

MK Amir Ohana Launching Gun Lobby

MK Ohana is hoping to make the current procedure for obtaining a gun license easier, and to broaden approval criteria.

Senior Arab MK: No Point in Renewing Peace Negotiations

MK Tibi is probably the most controversial Arab politician in Israel, because of his deep relations with the late Yasser Arafat.

Annals of Democracy: Lapid Cancels Primaries, Retains Total Control

In other words, Democracy, shmedocracy, ya first gotta' win it to be in it…

Arab MK Describes Terrorists As “Precious Sons”

One of the three Arab MKs who visited the families of terrorists last Tuesday attempted to justify the actions of the terrorists on Palestinian television yesterday.

There’s No ‘P’ in Palestine

"Can you even imagine that the Jewish national liberation movement were named Zionism if the letter Z didn't exist in Hebrew?"

MK Livni: Foreign Media Cover Terror Attacks As If They’re Road Accidents

"We must treat the international media arena as a hostile arena," Livni said.

Netanyahu: No 2-State Solution Possible For Now

Without mutual recognition and demilitarization, Israel cannot see a Palestinian Authority state.

Knesset Committee Chairman to Azeris: There Never Was Anti-Semitism in Azerbaijan

In 2012, it was reported that Israel had been granted access to air bases in Azerbaijan.

Justice Minister Has Reservations about 90-MK Ban Proposal

Balad is the really bad apple in a faction that has better "apples" in it.

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