Budget 2020: how the executive is holding its deficit target as best it can

Budget 2020: how the executive is holding its deficit target as best it can

The 2020 finance bill, which must be voted on this Thursday, has seen several expenses reassessed, for an amount of more than 1 billion euros, due in particular to the success of the activity bonus. But the new tax revenue forecasts, which are more dynamic than expected, allow the government to stay on course for the initial budget. In the great hubbub of pensions, the government is preparing to vote this Thursday its finance bill…

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Hospital: the National Assembly approves the budget extension

Hospital: the National Assembly approves the budget extension

The deputies voted on Tuesday evening the 2020 Social Security budget project, which provides for an extension of 300 million euros from next year. One of the measures of the “emergency plan” for the hospital announced last week by the government. This is one of the flagship measures of the “emergency plan” for the hospital announced a week ago by the government. The budget extension of 300 million euros for the hospital from 2020 obtained…

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Budget: the extent of the decrease in the deficit called into question by a Senate report

Budget: the extent of the decrease in the deficit called into question by a Senate report

The general rapporteur of the Senate Finance Committee, Alberic de Montgolfier (LR), calculated that the deficit would still be above 3% in 2020 if the government had not benefited since the start of the five-year term from low interest rates. interest and improvement of the economic situation. The current government boasts of being the first since 2007 to bring the deficit back below the fateful 3% of GDP mark. But can he really claim the…

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Justice budget: prisons and juvenile justice take the lion’s share

Justice budget: prisons and juvenile justice take the lion’s share

The justice budget is up for the third consecutive year. It gives pride of place to the prison administration and the criminal justice system for minors. 1,520 new jobs and a 4% increase in the total budget (+294 million euros): these are the key figures of the 2020 draft budget for justice, presented by the Minister of Justice, Nicole Belloubet, this Friday. The budget thus amounts to 7.585 billion euros (excluding pension). ” For the…

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