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Austria´s right-wing
parties could form coalition

Reuters, by Georgina Prodhan

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 11/18/2012 12:14:33 PM

VIENNA - Austria´s three strongest right-wing parties could form a coalition government after an election next year, the leader of the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) told Oesterreich newspaper. Austria is currently governed by a grand coalition led by the Social Democrats (SPO) with the conservative People´s Party (OVP) as the junior party, but the coalition has been falling out of favor as euroscepticism gains ground. (Snip) "Our declared goal is to win the most votes. This is the only way we can send this unholy red-black-green coalition and the EU sects home,"

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The Left is collapsing under its own weight in Europe.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dogbreath, 11/18/2012 1:21:19 PM     (No. 9022214)

i´m a libertarian: live and let live; peace and prosperity to all.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ccyr, 11/18/2012 1:32:32 PM     (No. 9022232)

Republicans could learn a lot from this one simple statement. " Our declared option is to win the most votes." In an election that is the ONLY thing that matters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: privateer, 11/18/2012 1:35:57 PM     (No. 9022238)

And the reason dims concentrate solely on stealing votes; they can worry about "improvements" after they win. Too bad Republicans never understand that politics is a deadly sport.

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