|Date of birth||23 August 1959|
|Place of birth||Rosh HaAyin, Israel|
|Knessets||14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
|2006–2007||Minister without Portfolio|
He is married with 4 children.
He was first elected to the Knesset in 1996. In the past he has been the chairman of the Subcommittee for the Stock Market, and the Economic Affairs Committee. Currently he is a member of the House Committee, and the Foreign Affairs & Defense Committee. He is the chairman of the Lobby for the Promotion of Culture and Art in Israel. He is also a member of the Lobby for Reserve Soldiers, and Social-Environmental Lobby.
In 2007 he resigned his position as Minister without Portfolio, and told Ehud Olmert to resign as well. He said "I can no longer sit in a government headed by Ehud Olmert." He resigned after the Winograd Commission released a report that blamed Olmert and other members of the Israeli government as being responsible for the failures of the Second Lebanon War.
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- Mazal Mualem (1 May 2007). "Minister Cabel quits gov't, calls on Olmert to follow his example". Haaretz. Archived from the original on 3 May 2007.
- Harel-Kfir, Dafna (January 7, 2013). "New Law Limits Call Center Waiting". Globes. Archived from the original on January 18, 2013. Retrieved January 12, 2013.
- Eitan Cabel on the Knesset website