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German Parliament’s Lower House Approves Fiscal Pact

June 29, 2012

Germany’s lower house of parliament approved the European Union’s fiscal pact aimed at imposing budget discipline on EU member states. The measure won a two- thirds majority in the chamber, the Bundestag, with 491 lawmakers voting in favor, 111 voting against and six abstaining.

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