New elections may not be bad for the right- wing, which is under-represented in the Knesset
. More than a quarter of a million votes went down the drain, in April, when two right-wing lists failed to pass the threshold.
Ramallah, May 13 (Petra) - Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, plans to advance a bill that would allow the Knesset
and government ministers to ignore rulings of the High Court of Justice in administrative matters, according to Haaretz website.
The semi-official results of the Israeli elections were the Likud party headed by Benjamin Netanyahu and the Blue and White alliance headed by Gabi Gantz, each won 35 seats in the next Knesset
Arab citizens entitled to vote for the Israeli Knesset
. Arab Knesset
members have served in office since the First Knesset
Palestinians given new chance to increase influence in Knesset
Ray Hanania March 20, 2019 16:50
Summary: Jerusalem [Israel], Dec 27 (ANI): Israel Parliament, the Knesset
on Wednesday voted to dissolve the government.
GAZA, Dec 24 (KUNA) -- The leaders of the Israeli coalition parties unanimously decided Monday to dissolve the Knesset
and go to new polls on April 9, after a four-year term.
After a stormy Knesset
summer session that touched on the foundations of the Jewish State's raison d'etre, it will be especially important for the Knesset
to go to bat in the playing field of democracy during its winter session.
In 2009 Eichler demanded a "(http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/134217) stop [to] this wave that is turning Israel into a refuge for Russian and African non-Jews as well as criminals who flee from their native countries." In an anti-Jewish outburst, Eichler called a fellow Knesset
member "a Jewboy who tattles on his fellow Jews."
A bill that would have the effect of exempting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from paying taxes on a number of his personal assets cleared a key first vote in the Knesset
. Then came the enactment of a law restricting male same-sex couples' ability to hire surrogates.
NNA - The Palestine National Council (PNC) condemned the series of racist laws approved by the Israeli Knesset
and its various committees, which comes in the context of legitimizing the occupation and perpetuating its racist regime.
TWO YEARS AFTER ARRIVING in the Knesset
as a member of the right-of-center Jewish Home party, Ayelet Shaked was appointed justice minister, despite, critics said, her lack of legal credentials.