Israeli Ministers, Knesset Members to Take 10 Percent Pay Cut

The move saves state coffers NIS 8 million ($2.3 million) immediately, with the amount expected to more than double should a wage cut be instated across the public sector.

Knesset Committee Debates 400,000 Illegal Firearms Threatening Women’s Lives

“Arab women suffer ten times as much [from the use of illegal firearms], and Israel Police claims there are 45,000 unregistered firearms."

Poll Shows Only 16.7% of Israeli Arabs Approve Police Record in War on Arab...

"The discussion surrounding crime in Arab society is reminiscent of the discussions that were held in Italy about Sicily."

Shaked Attacks Plan to Extend Employment of her Nemesis in Justice Ministry Dina Zilber

Shaked is ready to pick up where she left off come the next election (and the realization of Yamina's surprisingly strong showing in the polls).

Despite Peace Deal Netanyahu Down in Latest Poll

And yet, despite the overwhelming dissatisfaction with his job performance, 31% of those surveyed believe that Netanyahu is best qualified to serve as prime minister.

Israelis Fear F-35 Sale to Emirates, Leveraged 2-State Solution to Follow Peace Accords

It would be interesting to see if a Biden administration, should the Democrats win the White House in November, would choose to support the sale.

MKs Besiege Netanyahu to Confirm Construction of 9,000 Housing Units in Atarot

President Donald Trump's "deal of the century" states that the area of Atarot is designated to be held in partnership by Israel and a future Palestinian State. Thank you, Cousin Kushner

Former Minister in Rabin’s Government Shimon Shetreet to Run for President against Amir Peretz

Sheetrit's candidacy would conflict with Netanyahu's alleged plans to reward Minister Amir Peretz for jumping ship with his minuscule Labor party to the Likud coalition government.

Report: Israeli Courts Secretly Asked Google to Remove Critical Articles Against Judges

A judge who was offended by a critical story about him or her would call Barak Laser and demand that the offending story be gone from Google.

MK Smotrich Touches Third Rail of Israeli Politics: Amending Law of Return

If anyone in Israeli politics can shoot himself in the foot inside his own tent, it is the heirs of the NRP on the right.

Arab Members of Knesset Lead Rally Against Peace with UAE, Promote BDS

Member of Knesset (MK) Heba Yazbak launched an initiative to promote BDS against Israel, while she sits in the Israeli Knesset.

Watch MK Smotrich’s Uncontrollable Laugh Attack as He Cites Supreme Court President Barak

Obviously, the learned chairman only added to the hilarity by equating former president Barak to an idol (hey, they guy has been worshiped by leftist worshipers since the early 1990s).

With 19 Seats in the Polls, Bennett’s New Book Hits the Stands: ‘How to...

Bennett harshly criticizes the former director general of the Health Ministry, Moshe Bar-Siman Tov, and the head of the public health services department, Professor Michal Sadecki – both no longer in their posts.

Poll Shows Peace Deal Didn’t Improve Netanyahu’s Election Prospects

Yamina and Yisrael Beiteinu, should they choose to form a bloc, would have 28 seats together, enough to force Netanyahu to acquiesce to any imaginable demand on their part.

Bio Research Director Tells Knesset: ‘We Can Produce 15 Million Corona Vaccine Doses’

Prof. Shapira added that the Israeli vaccine will be ready for human trials in October, though it won't be ready for phase 3 testing until next year.

Likud Coalition Chairman: Gantz Will Not Be Prime Minister Come November 2021

"The man was as fuming as I had ever seen him before," Zohar said about Netanyahu.

Knesset Defense Committee Demands High Court Review of Terrorist’s Home Demolition Nullification

MK Sa'ar called the ruling "miserable, wrong and painful," and said “it must not remain intact."

Survey Shows Netanyahu Sinking Rapidly, Lapid, Bennett, Soaring

These dramatic results most likely stem from the drift in the public's view of Benjamin Netanyahu.

Israeli MKs Call for Palestinian Authority Prisoners’ Affairs Administration to be Declared a Terrorist...

The Palestinian Authority’s Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs pays salaries to terrorists serving sentences in Israeli prisons.

Knesset Speaker on the Coalition Rift: You Can’t Run a Country Like This

Likud and Blue&White announced they would support the Derech Eretz bill to postpone the state budget by 100 days.

Israeli Arab MK Ahmad Tibi Enters Quarantine After Exposure to COVID-19 Carrier

The MK made the announcement to Knesset Security Officer Yosef Griff, according to Hebrew-language media.
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Bennett to Government: You’ve Accomplished Nothing in the Past 80 Days

An exasperated Naftali Bennett expressed his shock at how the new unity government has failed to taken obvious steps in helping the citizens during the second wave.

Knesset Wing Shut Down After Exposure to COVID-19 Patient

A parliamentary assistant to a Likud Member of Knesset (MK) reported having Coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms.

15 Years Later, Bill Submitted to Repeal Disengagement from Northern Samaria

Coalition Chairman Miki Zohar (Likud) and Member of Knesset (MK) Betzalel Smotrich have introduced a bill to repeal the 2005 Disengagement Law from northern Samaria “to correct the injustice.”

Minister Rafi Peretz Diagnosed with COVID-19, ‘Feeling Good Right Now’

“With the conclusion of Shabbat, it unfortunately became clear that the coronavirus test I took on Friday came back positive."

Knesset Approves Bill for 2nd Coronavirus Stimulus Payments to (Most) Israelis

A total of 68 Knesset members supported the bill in both of its final readings without opponents.

Likud’s Dramatic Dive Continues in Latest Poll, Left & Right Tied at 60

The survey also shows that the Joint Arab List is getting stronger, going from 15 to 16 seats.

Report: Growing Discord May Dissolve Joint Arab List

The faction’s parties are said to be at odds over a bill banning gay conversion therapy, which passed in a preliminary reading in the Knesset last week.

Friends of Zion to Celebrate Relaunch of Knesset Christian Allies Caucus

The KCAC works in partnership with forty-two Israel Allies Caucuses in governments worldwide through the coordinating efforts of the Israel Allies Foundation (IAF).

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