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Break 3% limit if needed says Salvini

Deputy Premier and League leader Matteo Salvini said Tuesday that the government will break the EU’s 3% budget-to-GDP ratio if needed. “If we have to break some limits, of the 3% (budget) or the 130-140% (on debt), we’ll go ahead and do it,” he said. “Until unemployment is halved in Italy, until we get to 5% unemployment, we will spend all that we have to spend.” “If some people in Brussels complain we’ll put up with it. Source: Ansa

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