Boc: Real censure motion is EC’s launch of excessive deficit procedure against Romania
‘Launching of censure motions does represent a constitutional right of the Opposition and that’s why we are now here to confront this motion. But the real censure motion for us now is the one launched today by the European Commission against ‘the irresponsible ruling of the PNL Government in 2008’, Boc said, during the debate on the censure motion titled ‘Great PD-L – PSD Swindle’ (the Liberal Democratic Party and the Socialist Democratic Party are currently making a ruling coalition in Romania), stepped in by the senators and deputies of the National Liberal Party (PNL) and of the Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania (UDMR), both in opposition.
The Premier said that, unfortunately, the EC did launched on Wednesday the excessive deficit mechanism against Romania. According to him, the European Commission has taken this measure for in 2008 ‘the PNL took Romania on the edge of the abyss,’ in the context of an economic growth of 7.8 percent the previous government leaving behind a deficit of 5.4 percent.