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Lithuania opposition MP: «The ruling majority muddles through a «foxy» budget»

Friday, October 19, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, Lithuania’s new budget, now for 2019, is described as «record» due to the size of surplus and the hefty allocations to education, health care, innovations and reduction of social inequality. Finance Minister Vilius Šapoka touts it for being oriented to «strategic goals» of the state, whereas the opposition suspects that behind the generosity stands the coming elections to municipal Councils, the European Parliament and President’s Office, all due in…