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  9/11/2012, Elul 24, 5772

Who is Israel’s Richest Politician?

Forbes magazine has printed a list of the richest politicians in Israel. At the top was Vice Premier Silvan Shalom, with 150 million shekels.

Justice Minister Yaakov Neeman was in second place with an estimated 100 million shekels, which he earned as a founding partner in one of the country’s leading law offices. In third place was Defense Minister Ehud Barak, followed by MK Meir Sheetrit (Kadima) and MK Leah Nass (Likud).