Matters close to her heart

03.02.2014                      03.Adar I.5774

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Matters close to her heart

Rachel Azaria is the only young mother on the Jerusalem city council. Now a deputy mayor in charge of health-and education-related subjects, she aims at improving the lifestyles of capital residents.

When a new cabinet or city council member receives a portfolio as a minister or deputy mayor, they usually know little about the field, and may not even have an interest in it. But Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Rachel Azaria – a young mother of four children aged 18 months to 10 years – ended up at City Hall because of her personal interest in health and education….