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TIFKAT (The Institutions Formerly Known As Troika)

the primary surpluses, which if they remain at 3% or 4.5%, even the herrings will cry for us, since not even 1 euro will remain for social policy.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Thu Feb 26th, 2015 at 08:30:19 AM EST
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Those are by the interviewer.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Feb 26th, 2015 at 08:32:30 AM EST
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