Lindner: “We need to refocus”

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Germany’s Basic Law at 75 A celebration of democracy

The Basic Law has governed how we live together in Germany since 23 May 1949. Seventy-five years of freedom, peace and democracy in Germany is an amazing success, but we cannot take it for granted. So let’s celebrate our Basic Law!

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2024 federal budget Lindner: “We need to refocus”

Finance Minister Lindner called for a “much needed budgetary change of course” in the Bundestag at the start of this year’s budget week.  Following a number of years of taking on new debt, Germany would return to the debt limit in 2024, and there would be now tax increases, he said.