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Juncker says fiscal consolidation sets him apart from rival Schulz

21.05.14 @ 17:31

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Jean-Claude Juncker, centre-right candidate to be EU commission president, Wednesday said fiscal consolidation sets him apart from his closest rival for the post, the centre-left Martin Schulz. The former Luxembourg PM said minimising deficits and preventing the accumulation of more debt can be combined with growth and job-oriented policies.