Panels conducted a poll that was broadcast by the Knesset Channel on November 6 2014.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

22 [19] Likud

18 [12] Bayit Yehudi

15 [15] Labor

09 [19] Yesh Atid

09 [06] Meretz

08 [11] Shas

08 [07] Yahadut Hatorah/UTJ

08 [–] New Kachlon Party

07 [12] Yisrael Beitenu

05 [04] Hadash

04 [06] Movement

04 [04] Ra’am-Ta’al

03 [03] Balad

00 [02] Kadima


71 [61] Right-Religious

49 [59] Center-Left-Arab

Additional Questions:

Who is most fit to be Israel’s Prime Minister?

28% Prime Minister Netanyahu, 12% Economy Minister Bennett, 11% Opposition Leader Herzog, 9% Justice Minister Livni, 8% Foreign Minister Liberman, 6% Former Likud Minister Kachlon, 2% Finance Minister Lapid, 19% None of the above

What issues should the Likud focus on?

49% Economic & Social issues, 32% Security & Defense issues, 14% Diplomatic (peace process) issues

Should the center-left parties of Labor, Yesh Atid & Movement (Livni) merge or remain separate parties?

44% Separate, 34% Merge, 22% Don’t know

Will Obama’s loss in the midterms change US policy towards Israel?

32% Yes, will be more hostile, 28% No change, 20% Yes, will be more friendly, 20% Don’t know

What actions should the US Administration take in regards to Israel?
Only asked those who answered “Yes, will be more hostile”:

44% Pressure to restart negotiations, 23% Remove US veto in UN institutions, 21% Cut or cease aid to Israel

Are you satisfied or not satisfied from the conduct of the Israeli government in regards to dealing with the latest security events in Jerusalem?

81% Not satisfied, 15% Satisfied

What needs to be done to prevent future terror attacks in Jerusalem?

49% Increase punishment, 25% Increase enforcement, 19% Restart peace negotiations

By what measure, if at all, do the latest events harm the sense of security of the residents of the Jewish neighborhoods in Jerusalem?

60% Great harm, 31% Some harm, 5% Do not harm

What is your position on Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount?

33% It must be allowed immediately, 27% It should be allowed but not right now, 28% It should not be allowed