10.10.2011 12.Tischrei. 5772
Recommendations are starting off on the right foot; what angers Shas are proposed reductions in housing benefits for the ultra-Orthodox, and reduced funding for Yeshiva students.
What didn't they say about Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his response to the social protest: They said he would not establish a committee, that the Trajtenberg Committee is a mere fig leaf, that he won't adopt the recommendations and that the cabinet will reject it again like it did last week.
But Netanyahu did it. And while it is only the beginning of the road, it is still starting off on the right foot….