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  2/12/2014, Adar 12, 5774

‘The State has Money – but Child Payments Aren’t a Priority’


The alleged budget shortfall cited as the reason for the cut to child payments was just an excuse, according to Professor Shlomo Mor-Yosef, Chairman of the National Insurance Institute (Bituach Leumi).

“Child payments are not a top priority, even though the state has money,” he said Tuesday, speaking the Conference for the Welfare of the Child at Ben-Gurion University.