News Briefs

  2/21/2012, Shevat 28, 5772

Backlash Against Funding For Oil and Natural Gas

Member of Knesset Uri Ariel (National Union Party) came out against proposal for government funding for oil and gas profits. The Knesset Finance Committee held a hearing on the matter. The Office of the Prime Minister presented the plan. MK Ariel stated, "You can not demand that the public comply with the law. [this] is setting a bad example to the public."