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Portugal's parliament rejects budget; snap election looms in 2022

Portugal's parliament threw out the minority Socialist government's 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six years of relative political stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa.
1 month ago|Lisbon, Portugal

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Portugal's parliament rejects budget, snap election looms in 2022

LISBON (Reuters) -Portugal's parliament threw out the minority Socialist government's 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six years of relative political stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa. Costa's hard-left former allies sided with the conservatives to defeat the bill that envisaged income tax cuts for the middle class and increased public investment while cutting the deficit to 3.2% of gross …

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Portugal faces snap election as parliament rejects draft budget

Rejection of the government’s proposed budget after weeks of negotiations expected to trigger an early electionPortugal’s parliament has rejected the minority Socialist government’s proposed state budget for 2022, a move expected to trigger an early election and put a brake on the country’s post-pandemic recovery plans.After weeks of negotiations, the moderate Socialists were deserted by their hard-left allies from the Communist party and the Le…

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
Reuters
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Portugal's parliament rejects budget; snap election looms in 2022

By Sergio Goncalves and Andrei Khalip LISBON - Portugal's parliament threw out the minority Socialist government's 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six years of relative political stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa. Costa's hard-left former allies sided with the conservatives to defeat the bill that envisaged income tax cuts for the

1 month ago|United Kingdom
The Star Kuala Lumpur
The Star Kuala LumpurR

Portugal's parliament rejects budget, snap election looms in 2022

LISBON (Reuters) -Portugal's parliament threw out the minority Socialist government's 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six years of relative political stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa. Read full story

1 month ago|Malaysia
South China Morning Post
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Portugal snap election looms as parliament rejects budget

Portugal’s parliament rejected the government’s budget on Wednesday for the first time since democracy was installed in the 1970s, pushing the country towards early elections.Socialist Prime Minister Antonio Costa lost the support of some smaller left-wing parties, who voted with the opposition against his budget.Costa, who has led minority governments since 2015 but faced increasing opposition from his allies, vowed before the vote not to resig…

1 month ago|Hong Kong
The Washington Post
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Election likely in Portugal after govt defeat in budget vote

Portugal’s parliament has rejected the minority Socialist government’s proposed state budget for 2022

1 month ago|Washington, United States
Financial Post
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Portugal's parliament rejects budget, snap election looms in 2022

LISBON — Portugal’s parliament threw out the minority Socialist government’s 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six…

1 month ago|Canada
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Portugal’s parliament rejects budget, snap election looms in 2022

October 27, 2021By Sergio Goncalves and Andrei KhalipLISBON (Reuters) -Portugal’s parliament threw out the minority Socialist government’s 2022 budget bill on Wednesday, paving the way for snap elections and ending six years of relative political stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa.Costa’s hard-left former allies sided with the conservatives to defeat the bill that envisaged income tax cuts for the middle class and increased public inv…

1 month ago|San Diego, United States
Bloomberg Quint
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Portugal May Face Snap Election After Parliament Rejects 2022 Budget

Portugal May Face Snap Election After Parliament Rejects 2022 Budget

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Deutsche Welle
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Portugal: Elections likely as lawmakers reject 2022 budget

It is the first time a budget has been rejected in Portugal since the country's transition to democracy in 1974. The move ends six years of relative stability under Prime Minister Antonio Costa.

1 month ago|Germany
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15 of these news sources are bias rated
6 lean LEFT, 6 lean RIGHT
L 40%
C 20%
R 40%
The Guardian
South China Morning Post
The Washington Post
Bloomberg
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SWI swissinfo.ch
Reuters
Deutsche Welle
Radio France Internationale
Financial Post
Regina Leader-Post
Barron's
The Star Kuala Lumpur
OAN
Daily Sabah
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