From Pundit to Policy Maker

Running in the Likud primaries, the economist Shlomo Maoz has a history of controversial remarks, some of which could create trouble for him in politics.

Shlomo Maoz, economist, ex-journalist, university lecturer, corporate director and lightning rod for socioeconomic controversies is joining the ranks of the Likud, taking the place of Communications and Social Affairs Minister Moshe Kahlon as the party's Mizrahi face.