Both Netanyahu's Likud and Lapid's Yesh Atid gain ground in poll from Channel 2, pulling mandates away from nearly all parties except for the Joint Arab List, now the third most popular party in Israel.
Netanyahu’s reply to the television investigation into his personal life could prove to be an ugly pivotal moment in Israeli democracy. Journalists be warned: If you’re not from Israel Hayom or its ilk, you’re in the gun sights.
Yesh Atid will support the so-called 'V15 bill' which seeks to restrict NGOs' abilities to manage political campaigns during election season or carry out extensive ferrying of voters to polling stations.
'The occupation must end' — that’s the flag that must unite Israel's opposition. Those who don’t wave it are helping make the status quo in the territories permanent.
Netanyahu’s challenger has managed to move deceptively between cynicism and Zionism, moralism and double standards, in the efforts of enticing the Israeli mainstream. Five months with Lapid on his way to unseat Netanyahu.
The leader of the centrist Yesh Atid party has managed to move deceptively between cynicism and Zionism, moralism and double standards, in the efforts of enticing the Israeli mainstream. Five months with Lapid on his way to unseat Netanyahu.
Do those who say they will vote for Yair Lapid realize what he represents?
Yaakov Litzman, Arye Dery cite previous comments and actions by the Yesh Atid chairman.
According to a Channel 1 poll, Yesh Atid would receive 27 Knesset seats if elections were held today, while the ruling Likud would receive only 23 seats, compared to its current 30.