Lapid Associate Holds Meet on Home Prices, Despite Not Having Official Position

Several weeks ago the civil service commissioner rejected Lapid’s pressure to appoint his associate Uri Shani to head a newly formed housing directorate within his ministry.

Yair Lapid associate Uri Shani met with Israel Lands Administration Chairman Bentzi Lieberman last week to discuss a plan to reduce home prices, even though Shani does not yet hold any official government position.