Election 2013

A Druze in the 'Jewish Home'
Monday, October 14, 2013
Religious Jewish Home party opens its ranks to non-Jewish candidates in municipal elections; Druze candidate advocates strong Jewish state
Israel's new gov't 'recognizes the importance of Bible study'
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Coalition deal emphasizes that new government wants all Israelis to share both the physical and spiritual burdens of the modern Jewish state
Meet Israel's new government
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Netanyahu seals last minute deal with centrist and right-wing parties that give him a majority coalition and could drastically change the way things are run in Israel
UN interferes in Netanyahu's coalition building
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Senior UN envoy openly complains to Israelis about new government's choice of Housing Minister, whose national religious background could lead to more Jewish settlements
Still no Israeli coalition deal as deadline looms
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Netanyahu has only two more days to iron out wrinkles in coalition deal with centrist and right-wing parties; Israel could be forced to endure a new election
The start of something new? A gov't without Israel's ultra-Orthodox
Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Netanyahu hopes to present new government by next week, and it likely won't have any ultra-Orthodox parties, giving national religious and 'secular' a chance to redefine Israel's religious policies
New Knesset Bible study group off to strong start
Friday, February 22, 2013
More than 30 Knesset members show up for inaugural weekly Bible study session initiated by new centrist party Yesh Atid, which has called for all Israelis to both learn the Bible and serve the nation
Another election for Israel!?
Thursday, February 21, 2013
With time running out, and obstacles mounting, it is looking increasingly unlikely that Netanyahu can form a stable, majority coalition
Netanyahu scores first coalition partner
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Former opposition leader Tzipi Livni first to join Netanyahu's new government coalition; Livni will be new minister of justice and in charge of Israeli-Palestinian peace process
Netanyahu runs into trouble forming coalition
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
In only second day of coalition negotiations, Netanyahu's options for form government already appear to be dwindling fast
Expert: Netanyahu in good strategic position
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Israeli political expert says Likud lost recent election, but Netanyahu won, and now has several options to keep himself in power
What are Netanyahu's options after poor election showing?
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Netanyahu has few coalition options following the election, but if he can pull off some skillful negotiating, he could forge a stable gov't