Slew of Controversial Bills Await MKs as Knesset Begins Summer Session

By TPS on April 30, 2018

The Knesset returns to work Monday following a month-long break for the Passover holiday. During the…

Knesset Offers Equal Gender Rabbi Position

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on April 26, 2018

The Knesset has revised the job description for the role of Knesset Rabbi so that women may also app…

Report: Coalition Crisis Over, Snap Election Avoided

By TPS on March 13, 2018

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly brokered an agreement to obtain peace amongst his w…

D-Day for Coalition as Knesset Considers Early Elections

By TPS on March 13, 2018

The Ministerial Committee for Legislation is due to ratify a controversial proposal to eliminate lim…

Report: Former MK, Shin Bet Chief Peri Did Not Serve in the IDF

By TPS on February 08, 2018

Yaakov Peri, a former director of the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) who resigned from the Knesse…

Knesset Approves First Reading of ‘Minimarkets Bill’

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on December 12, 2017

The Knesset approved the first reading of a bill to limit commerce on Shabbat early Tuesday morning …

Yesh Atid Offers Benny Begin Committee Seat After Begin Fired by Likud

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on November 23, 2017

The Yesh Atid Knesset faction offered to have MK Yael German resign from the Knesset Internal Affair…

Rivlin, Netanyahu Headline Opening of Knesset Winter Session

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 23, 2017

Knesset Speaker MK Yoel (Yuli) Edelstein, President Reuven (Ruby) Rivlin, Prime Minister Binyamin Ne…

Investigations, Controversy Greet Returning Knesset Members

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 23, 2017

Knesset members returned to work Monday amidst a raucous flurry of political posturing, controversia…

News Analysis: Labor Party Run-Off Masks Party’s Irrelevance

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on July 09, 2017

Labor Party members will go to the polls Monday for a run-off election between former Labor boss Ami…

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