PM Ponta: The censure motion – a failure for PNL-PDL

PM Ponta: The censure motion – a failure for PNL-PDL

Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Tuesday said the censure motion was a failure for the National Liberal Party – Liberal Democrat Party (PNL-PDL, actually merged), and that important is, in his opinion, to get to work because a lot of things are to be done.

“There couldn’t be any problems, because — and this is the last time I’m saying it — it was a failure from all points of view for the PNL-PDL. They said they were to bring 15,000 persons [to a protest rally — editor’s note] and they brought 1,000; I understand there were more gendarmes and pupils there. They said they had the votes to rule, which they don’t obviously, yet this is not the great problem. The great problem is that today there was no talk about what the Government has to do on a daily basis for the peoples’ life. Namely, I believe that today we should have talked about what we should do with the salaries, what we should do with the winter heating, what we should do with the European projects, what are the effects of the VAT cut. These should have been the normal topics for a motion,” the Premier said after the Parliament rejected the censure motion initiated by the Liberals. More…