WBEZ brings you fact-based news and information. Sign up for our newsletters to stay up to date on the stories that matter.Just a few months after a strong showing in the Israeli elections, Yair Lapid is under fire. Now the Finance Minister in a coalition government with Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party, Lapid is bearing the brunt of public anger over a rough set of austerity measures recently passed in Israel. Natan Sachs of the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution joins us to explain. (Photo: AP Images).