The Netanyahu family's budget for groceries? Almost $4,000 a month
Figure does not include the budget for catering, restaurant deliveries and ice cream. Average Israeli family spends $660 on groceries a month.
How much money do Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu spend annually on food from the supermarket? I’m not sure they even know. After all, it was the housekeeping staff in the Prime Minister’s Residence who did the shopping for them for at least the last five years.
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