Majority of MKs back raising hourly minimum wage to $8.68
Sixty-one lawmakers out of 120 already support Dov Khenin’s campaign for at least 30 shekels an hour.
A majority of Knesset members support a proposal that would raise the minimum wage to 30 shekels an hour ($8.68), up from the current 23.12 shekels an hour ($6.56). The proposal, initiated by Hadash MK Dov Khenin, has already received support from 2 million people online.
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