Livni's office denied the connection between the MK's appointment and Fayyad's, suggesting the offer to Livni had been made close to two weeks ago.
On Sunday, the government is set to discuss the re-establishment of the town of Amona on the site of Geulat Zion in Binyamin.
The MK also compared the maneuvering of the high court to the way the Bolsheviks took over Russia in 1917.
Israeli PM Netanyahu welcomed his Belgian counterpart to Jerusalem, saying he hoped fruitful discussions between them.
PM Netanyahu did not make it back to Israel in time for the historic vote on the controversial measure.
Member states of the European Union froze a summit that was planned with Israel, as a protest against the Settlement Law.
Moments after the law was passed, the three main anti-Zionist NGOs who made it necessary in the first place, Peace Now, Adalah, and Yesh Din, announced they would appeal it at the Supreme Court.
The proposed Settlement Regulation Bill is now law, after an historic vote, passing 60-52.
"Half a million Jewish residents... deserve to live normal lives like those in Kfar Sava and Tel Aviv."
MK Isaac Herzog said "I'm happy this is behind me" as he left the hospital.
Shaked says it's time to build a new town.
The two Arab claimants own only a sliver – about half an acre altogether, out of the 125 acres of the Amona territory – less than .5%.
PM Netanyahu has been on both sides of the fence regarding the new bill, but mostly, people in his circle explained, out of fear of retribution from the Obama Administration.
Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel (Habayit Hayehudi) was also on hand, and served as a useful punching bag for the residents.
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The regulation act which would have been met by outraged condemnation of the Obama Administration is expected to be ignored, if not applauded by the new tenant at the White House.
Education Minister Naftali Bennett turns out to be a man much in demand: party members in both the Likud and in his own party enjoy his presence.
Once again, teens are about to be thrown out of their homes with nowhere to go; and police wonder why they're making trouble.
Netanyahu's henchman, Coalition Chairman MK David Bitan, was seen trying to reach a deal with the opposition parties to postpone the vote by at east one week.
The legislation was repeatedly stonewalled by Netanyahu over the past few months, for a variety of political considerations.
If the bill passes, it may put an end to the Supreme Court's guillotine hanging over the settlements.
Early elections may be the consequence if Mandelblit decides against Netanyahu.
'This is a warning sign and all of the involved entities should take action – here and now, before a disaster will occur and it will cost us in blood.'
The incoming Minister of Economy and Industry points out that reducing the cost of living in Israel means safeguarding jobs here at home.
MK Bezalel Smotrich on the need to tell the world about Israel's right to its land. Full text enclosed in addition to subtitles. Recommended for students of history and international law.