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  אב 16, 5774 , 12/08/14

'Social Guard' Index: MK Shmuli Most Points; MK Slomiansky Least

The Social Guard has ranked MKs according to how they vote on social issues. A vote is considered “social” if it meets one of the following criteria: ensures housing for all, employment rights, food and water, physical and mental health, education, social security or the ability obtain a sustainable income, just distribution of resources, the prevention of discrimination, and guarding the public's ability to fully participate in the democratic process.

According to the NGO, MK Itzik Shmuli (Labor) ranked highest, MK Nissan Slomiansky was considered the least effective, and Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman did not even make the list.

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