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Portuguese Budget Heads to Constitutional Court

The Portuguese president has said that he will send this year's controversial budget to the Constitutional Court.

Aníbal Cavaco Silva said the budget didn't treat citizens fairly, and hit some of them worse than others.

The right-of-centre government has argued that the unprecedented tax increases the budget contains were necessary to meet the terms of the country's eurozone bailout.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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