Gantz derides Netanyahu over ministerial appointments

Blue and White leader Benny Gantz berates Netanyahu for handing out ministerial portfolios instead of dealing with Israel’s yawning deficit.

“Netanyahu doesn’t have a minute to deal with a NIS 50 billion deficit, but has time in abundance to hand out jobs and appoint Smotrich as transportation minister and security cabinet member,” tweets Gantz. “The next stage — replacing the traffic laws with halacha [Jewish religious] laws.”

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