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Posted on: November 1st, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
This morning, it appears that Bibi's worst nightmare is about to be realized, and this one could be a sea-change that would make the Likud Beitenu move seem like a parlor trick. According to Makor Rishon, retiring minister Moshe Kahlon has made a decision to return to political life after a two-week exile, and that he is about to announce very soon, maybe even today, Thursday, the creation of a new party.
Posted on: October 30th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
The conventional burial sites permit the burial of some 70 persons per acre, as opposed to as many as 600 in the new system.
Posted on: October 29th, 2012Special Features → Israel Elections 5773
Netanyahu said that the decision to run together won't change the Likud, but it would allow the Likud to change the State of Israel. But the new joint list will receive only 42 seats in the next Knesset elections next January, a Channel 2 News poll found on Sunday. It means that the parties will retain their current power.
Posted on: October 28th, 2012News & Views → Israel
The merger of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and the Yisrael Beiteinu party of Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Thursday has left-wing parties scrambling for a solution to the sudden show of solidarity on the part of the pro-nationalist camp.
Posted on: October 28th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Over at the Likud, many appear unimpressed by their party leader's bold move, which is expected to be voted on at the Likud conference on Monday. Several Likud ministers are weighing a vote against the union. Minister of Improvement of Government Services Michael Eitan has so far been the most vociferous against the move, saying he fears that Likud would suffer from this rightward turn.
Posted on: October 25th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
A new survey commissioned by Israel Beiteinu chairman Avigdor Liberman shows a near-tie between the Likud under Benjamin Netanyahu and a party led by former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, bolstered by Tzipi Livni.
Posted on: October 23rd, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Now, suddenly, there’s been a reconciliation at the helm of the National Religious Party.
Posted on: October 22nd, 2012News & Views → Israel
The Central Elections Commission approved a budget for the upcoming elections on Sunday.
Posted on: October 22nd, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Should the Yacimovich proposal be accepted in a procedural vote at the party conference by the end of the month, it will guarantee both sectors only one Knesset seat, in place of the two seats which traditionally have gone to them. According to the kibbutz movement leadership, such a move may result in their abandoning the party with which they have been strongly identified over the years.
Posted on: October 18th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Last Sunday, Netanyahu told Likud ministers he plans on adopting part of the report without relating to broad legal interpretations, to avoid international criticism. Still, the proposal will add legal flexibility and remove bureaucratic obstacles, making Jewish construction in Judea and Samaria considerably easier.
Posted on: October 18th, 2012News & Views → Media
The poll also shows that the Likud-Liberman-Haredi bloc would maintain its majority in any possible scenario, no matter what combinations of left and center parties it faces.
Posted on: October 17th, 2012News & Views → Israel
The method of the primaries for the Likud's Knesset list was drafted by the Likud's Constitutional Committee last night and is set to be approved by the party's Central Committee this evening in Ganei HaTa'aruchah in Tel Aviv. The scheme does not include the reserving of secure spots on the list - spots within the number of seats Likud is certain to win - for candidates chosen by Prime Minister and Party Chairman Benjamin Netanyahu. It was rumored that Netanyahu wanted such spots for Defense Minister Ehud Barak and possibly other members of Barak's Independence faction which broke off from Labor.
Posted on: October 17th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Israel's state prosecutor will appeal the acquittals of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert in two of three cases decided earlier this year.
Posted on: October 14th, 2012News & Views
Israeli elections will take place on January 22, 2013, according to an announcement made by the Israeli cabinet on Sunday.
Posted on: October 13th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
At an election event held in the backyard of Moshe Feiglin in Karnei Shomron, a new alliance has been announced.
Posted on: October 12th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Ben Ari attacked his current party, noting that "they know that the brand 'Ben Ari' is worth more than the two or three votes that each one of them would bring."
Posted on: October 11th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
After consulting with the various party leaders, the Prime Minister has set January 22nd as the date for elections, Yediot Aharonot and the Jerusalem Post have reported. The bill which will disperse the Knesset and set the date for early elections will pass through the Ministerial Committee on Legislation on Sunday and be brought before […]
Posted on: October 11th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Likud Party lawmaker Tzipi Hotovely reportedly petitioned Israel's Central Elections Committee to prevent former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert from running for office.
Posted on: October 11th, 2012News & Views → Media
The poll predicted that in its present condition, with Shaul Mofaz at the helm, the Kadima party would net only a measly 3 Knesset seats.
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