PM Emil Boc about assuming responsibility on education laws
Asked if he is ready to risk the breaking of the coalition for the package of the laws on education, Boc replied that he does what is necessary for the country, and those who want that are invited to join him.
„The seat of prime minister is not for life (…) You should know that a prime-minister who leaves for home is a happy prime minister in a period of crisis, after the hardships he is experiencing. I am an academic, so I do not stick to the seat I have (…)
I will try in good faith, with much balance, to listen to everybody, but I do no longer accept postponements, for the sake of postponements, ” said the prime minister.
With reference to the package of the laws on Education, Boc reminded that a national pact was signed and that a report of the presidential committee in the field was presented.
This law package has very clear solutions for the abuse of university autonomy,” said the prime minister. Boc reminded that a national pact was signed, that was presented as well as a report of the presidential commission in the field.
„This law package has very clear and explicit solutions for the abuse of university autonomy, said the prime minister.
Boc mentioned that the adoption of the laws cannot be postponed, and the partnership for Romania is no longer justified, if the reform laws are not adopted.
„I was a reasonable man, and will continue to be the most balanced and reasonable man in the Government, but up to a point, when any postponement practically leads to difficulties for the pupils, for the parents (…) We have to set once for all these rules that have been discussed and re-discussed,” he said.
The Romanian Executive will assume responsibility in Parliament on Sept 2, for the package of laws of the Education, the single salary pay in the public sector, the law for the restructuring of governmental agencies and for reasonable expenses and for joining the pensions and the state wages at the same time, Boc announced on Monday.