- 24 Mar 2017 5:18 AM
The Socialists seek to ensure “security rather than vulnerability and pride rather than poverty” for senior citizens. In reaction, ruling Fidesz said in a statement that the Socialists seek to “deceive” and “exploit” pensioners.
When in government, the Socialists “stripped” seniors of their 13th month’s pensions, “tripled” the retail price of gas, “doubled” the price of electricity and the VAT on medicines, “assisted” pharmacies going into foreign hands and allowed foreign owners to “profiteer” from medication for the elderly, the party added.
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