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PSOE-Podemos government advances, but budget stands in their path

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Interview. ‘The key moment will be getting this budget approved and convincing the separatist forces to back it. If they manage to do this, they will have a time horizon of at least two years.’

written by Luca Tancredi Barone

Topic European Union


November 14, 2019

The Spanish political scientist Pablo Simón Cosano wants to reassure those who are still skeptical about Tuesday’s bombshell news. “There will be a government, there is no doubt,” he said. “There is no alternative. Now that the major stumbling block has been overcome, there are no other obstacles.”

But what has changed compared to six months ago?

Today, the parliament is much more fragmented and polarized, and it is much more in line with the parliaments of other countries. But there is also a strategic element. The Socialist Party, which has led the government since........

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