As Coalition Talks Hit Brick Wall, Poll Gives Likud 42 Seats Vs. Disintegrated Left...

According to sources around the prime minister, Netanyahu's son Yair is also working to thwart concessions to Blue&White in the Justice Ministry and judicial appointments.

Likud, Blue&White at Loggerheads over Committee to Appoint Judges

"In the upcoming term, at least 4 judges will be appointed to the Supreme Court. This is a historic opportunity to formulate a conservative majority."

Senior IDF Officers Petition High Court to Compel Prosecution of Breaking the Silence

Rachel Mattar of the Prosecution allegedly admitted that "there is no doubt that the soldiers were questioned about operational activities that appear to have little relevance to the stated goals of Breaking the Silence.”

After All-Night Meeting, Netanyahu, Gantz, Ready to Declare New Government

Here's a wild prediction: Israel Resilience may turn out to be a perfect fit with Likud.

Generals’ Party Capitulates as So Many Have Done, before a Masterful Netanyahu

Bibi understood, with the mystical foresight of a hunter, that Gantz did not have it in him, Gantz did not have the killer's instinct, the total dedication, the unbound desire.

Liberman’s Finance Chairman Plans to Dry Up Haredi Budgets

Meanwhile, finance committee from the Likud, Shas and UTJ boycotted Wednesday's committee meeting, and may also boycott the meeting Forer has called for Thursday morning.

In Bloodless Coup Victorious High Court Appoints Amir Peretz to Replace Edelstein

The High Court of justice ordered overnight Thursday the transfer of the authority to convene a Knesset plenum to the eldest MK, Amir Peretz (Labor).

Speaker Edelstein Passing the Gavel to Amir Peretz, Tells Court to Back Off

Edelstein said the court had been "dragged into political negotiations" instead of allowing the Knesset to elect a new speaker with a broad consent.

Blue&White to Appeal Edelstein’s Resignation to the High Court

Edelstein's resignation thwarted the possibility of holding a vote for a new Speaker until Monday.

Knesset Speaker Edelstein Resigned Over High Court’s Meddling: I Won’t Support Civil War

Edelstein's resignation was made in protest, and also to avoid a precedent in which the High Court of Justice is obeyed when it intervenes in the workings of parliament.

Joint Arab List Gets Chairmanship of Committee Dealing with Compensating Terror Victims

They will manipulate the committee agenda, seeing as many of the List MKs openly support anti-Zionist terrorism.
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Massive Convoy Protests High Court’s Overreach

The protesters showed up in their cars to say the High Court had crossed a red line by unlawfully interfering in the Knesset's agenda and by ruling in direct contravention of the Basic Law of the Knesset.

High Court Orders Speaker Edelstein to Convene Own Decapitation Session

Edelstein is reportedly furious at the High Court panel of five justices, especially since they obviously didn't bother to read his lengthy and well annotated response.

Results Are In: American Orthodox/Rightwing Jewry Win Big in the World Zionist Congress

There has been a shift towards the right and Orthodox Jewry that requires a new understanding of who really represents "American Jews."

High Court Orders Speaker Edelstein to Declare If He’ll Let the Knesset Replace Him

"In one of the most difficult crises since the establishment of the state, the legal system is attempting a government coup in the State of Israel, no less."

Haaretz Radical Leftist Gideon Levy: Gantz Must Surrender and Join Netanyahu

"Surrender, withdrawal, and even breach of election promises are not necessarily the worst choices."

The Solution: Both Netanyahu and Gantz to Be Sworn In as Prime Ministers

The Joint Arab List sees itself as naturally entitled to what has to be the most vital Knesset committee, bar none, because they are the third largest faction in the Knesset.
Direct Polls Results, March 20, 2020

Direct Polls: Netanyahu Defeats Blue&White, Forms 62-Seat Coalition in 4th Election

A month ago, Gantz stepped on the biggest political landmine of his short career when he had to decide: Tibi or Bibi.

Rabbi Haim Druckman Encourages Continued Small Prayer Minyanim

"Telling them, 'Stay home,' does not make them feel better in this reality."

Having Lost Arizona, Florida and Illinois, Sanders Reassessing Next Move

Reassess or not, this campaign is all Joe Biden, which may not turn out to be such a good thing for the Democrats

Arab MK Who Endorsed Gantz Insists Her Goal Is Dismantling the Zionist/Jewish State

And this is the level to which Blue&White is prepared, nay, happy to sink in order to replace Netanyahu at the helm.

Disconnect: Health Ministry Warns Thousands Will Die, Yair Lapid Says Forced Isolation Is Dictatorship

Yair Lapid's follower David Roth wrote him Tuesday night: All I care about is for Israel not to become another Italy. Stop messing around and join an emergency government.

Direct Polls: Blue&White Would Be Routed by Likud in 4th Election

All in all, fourth elections could spell the collapse of Blue&White, in a fashion reminiscent of Labor's stunning crash from 24 to barely half a dozen in the last successive elections.

Bennett Rejects Gantz’s Invite to Negotiate: First Unload the Joint Arab List

"Don't you understand that's exactly why he called you, so he wouldn't have to include the List?"

15 Anti-Zionist Arab MKs Can’t Be Wrong: President Tasks Gantz with Forming Israel’s Government

Liberman won't sit in a government supported by the Arabs and the Arabs refuse to support a government with Liberman in it.

All 15 Joint Arab List MKs Endorse Benny Gantz for PM

On Sunday afternoon, should the representatives of Labor, Meretz and Israel Beiteinu all recommend Gantz as well, then Gantz will have to be the president's choice.

Gidon Saar Tells Blue&White He Would Approve a Zionist Arab Minister

Blue&White are trying to maneuver the Likud into accepting the Joint Arab List as a kosher party.

Gantz Reluctant to Join Netanyahu Emergency Government Without the Arabs

People close to Gantz said on Thursday that, emergency, shmermengency, their most important goal is to maintain their 61-seat majority in the Knesset.

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