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The Budget Cut That Cuts Too Deep

If the state wants to slash child income stipends as a bid to get the ultra-Orthodox to work, it needs to have a mechanism in place to help those poor families who do work.

Seven billion shekels -- that's what the state spends on child stipends every year. The stipends are paid to all parents, regardless of income. This makes...