Listen people, prices are rising worldwide in all sectors of life - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Arnold-Canada
    • 10.08.11 | 03:03 (IDT)

    You are complaining about electricity costs risng but I do not read about the higher costs of gasoline. Trully your gasoline prices are rising the same way as they are rising here in Canada. You get a lot of social services in Israel and these services are paid through gasoline taxes and electricity taxes as well as so many other taxed items. You cannot " have your cake and eat it too" You can try to force the government to lower its taxes on gasoline and electricity but then do not complain that the government has to cut back on certain social services. Just this week another report was one in which the citizens want university to be free...to be paid for by the government. Well people where is this money going to come from ?

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    First published 22:46 09.08.11 | Last updated 22:46 09.08.11
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