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In terms of political affiliation, the Knesset factions would have experienced a serious tilt to the right were the elections held this week.
The Likud has launched a move to remove MK Hazan from the State Control Committee, because Hazan suggested he was in favor of an inquiry of the 2014 Gaza war
A bipartisan committee has been tasked with investigating political organizations that are funded with money from foreign governments, such as the V15 organization.
One of the most celebrated quotes from Sunday's debate was from Likud Minister Miri Regev who reportedly cried out: "What's the point in having a corporation if we don't control it?"
Liberman decided to ignore Vice Counsel on Legislation Affairs Dina Zilber's opinion, which is almost unheard of in Israeli governmental politics.
"Freedom of expression does not mean you are allowed everything," said Committee Chairman MK David Amsalem (Likud).
Bennett said on Tuesday morning that "the State of Israel must not pay reparations to terrorists who tried to harm the IDF."
"Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria have been experiencing unique security realities on a daily basis because of their geographic location and the quality of life in the area."
After Rabbi Yehuda Glick was shot by a would-be assassin, Amir Ohana stepped in to act as his personal bodyguard.
Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon doesn't think it's a good idea to build a casino in Eilat; he'd rather see more money for schools.
Israel is shocked and horrified at the terrible massacre in Orlando, PM Netanyahu said at the start of the cabinet meeting.
Last week, a Knesset committee debated a bill proposed by two ultra-Orthodox coalition partners determining that use of public mikvahs will be conducted strictly according to halakha.
Ahead of coalition reshuffle, Bennett revving up attacks on Netanyahu, Liberman urging calm.
"Tajikistan is a Muslim state that has close economic, social and cultural ties with Iran."
Likud MK Benny Begin is outraged that fellow party members supported the appointment of new Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman.
A Friday Channel 1 News poll gives Bennett's party 14 seats in a new election, with Likud shrinking from 30 to 27 seats, Labor chopped down from 24 to 11, and Lieberman gaining 2, from 6 to 8 seats.
The question is, even considering this fantasy scenario, whether the Ya'alon-Kahlon-Sa'ar triumvirate would be able to form a coalition and with whom.
Likud MK Miki Zohar informed PM Netanyahu he intends to quit. A replacement is already waiting.
Herzog did not explain how a 55% majority of the house can be considered "extremist" while the remaining 45% are the proverbial moderates.