Ex-finance minister says there is no difference between goods produced inside or outside the Green Line. Lieberman sarcastically suggests EU put yellow stars on settlement products.
The idea of rotating the portfolio between Bennett and Lieberman has been raised, as coalition talks between Likud and Kulanu appear to be heading toward agreement.
A unity government would signal to the U.S. and Europe that Jerusalem wants an arrangement with the Palestinians, blunting international measures being taken against Israel.
The Habayit Hayehudi leader hopes to trump Yisrael Beiteinu on the issue.
Party secretary-general Hilik Bar cancels firings of spokesman Daniel Harush and Russian-sector adviser Katerina Parimon.
Demands of Kulanu and Habayit Hayehudi proving sticking point in coalition talks.
The far-reaching demands of the Kulanu and Habayit Hayehudi parties are the issue at hand.
Party officials attributed the layoffs to the high costs of the campaign.
Former Finance Minister Yair Lapid says two-year budgets stoke overspending.
Naftali Bennett's rightist-religious party and Netanyahu's Likud still shy of agreement on coalition terms.