PM aide Locker decries inequality

06.11.2012                      21.Cheschwan. 5773

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PM aide Locker decries inequality

Harel Locker said Israel 'must strive to close the gaps between the richest and the poorest,' but said that the solution would not likely come from the state budget.

Israel may enjoy one of the lowest unemployment rates in the world, but its level of income inequality is "shocking", Harel Locker, the director general of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office, told the annual Negev Conference Monday….