Haredi Lawmaker: Men Need Not Work - Wives and State Allowances Can Pay the Bills

Deputy health minister says it's 'absurd for both parents to work,' praises Netanyahu policies.

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman has garnered much praise for the job he has done in his post. In practice, he is the country's health minister because Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has matters other than the country's health system to tend to, officially holds the health portfolio.