Yishai: We got funds restored for public housing
By GIL STERN STERN HOFFMAN
August 1, 2012 14:01
Shas chairman Eli Yishai announced Wednesday that he has persuaded Finance
Minister Yuval Steinitz to restore NIS 60 million in cuts to the Shas-controlled
Interior and Construction and Housing ministries. The money will be used to help
distressed local authorities and fund public housing.
in Israel and thousands of poor people who need housing were saved today from a
sharp cut because of our uncompromising stance on their behalf," Yishai said.