Welfare, No Budget Cuts

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Today a large demonstration, by Finnish standards, opposed government’s budget cuts.

Finnish economy is still shrinking and our population is aging. It’s impossible to maintain the previous level of spending if we are earning less money.

Cuts are an opportunity to do things more efficiently which increases our well-being in the long-run. Cuts must be targeted so that the most vulnerable members of our society still have a life worth living.

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