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‘Govt. has Money – but Benefits Not a Priority’

‘Govt. has Money – but Benefits Not a Priority’

Bituach Leumi chairman says money not the reason child payments were cut.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2014 00:12
MKs Seek Public Debate over ‘Handicapped’ Criteria

MKs Seek Public Debate over ‘Handicapped’ Criteria

National Insurance Institute accused of trying to save money by pushing through changes to ‘handicapped’ status.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013 15:25
Ex-IDF Soldiers Get 'Affirmative Action' Benefits

Ex-IDF Soldiers Get 'Affirmative Action' Benefits

Decades after they were taken away, some preferential rights will be restored to demobilized IDF soldiers and National Service officersDavid Lev, 16/06/2013 15:58
Knesset Cte Passes Polio Benefit Bill

Knesset Cte Passes Polio Benefit Bill

A Knesset committee has approved a bill that would ensure all polio patients receive the same benefits, including new immigrants.Chana Ya'ar, 02/01/2012 21:03