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    • Taxpayer
    • 06.11.12 | 15:31 (IST)

    It is absurd that working Israeli families have two to three children because that is all that they can afford, whilst those who choose not to work have 3 times as many children - not because they can afford them but becuase the rest of us pay for them. ITs time to cut child allowances to the first three children - this would have the wlecome advantage of substantially eliminating poverty caused by large families in the long-term and help our children as child allowances could be increased.

    from the article: Haredi lawmaker: Men need not work - wives and state allowances can pay the bills
    First published 06:05 01.11.12 | Last updated 06:05 01.11.12
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