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Offbeat Heil thanks Union for support in the citizens' allowance: "Hartz IV becomes history"

12:40  24 november  2022
12:40  24 november  2022 Source:   ksta.de

Citizens' allowance: FDP on a compromise course - Red lines from Bavaria

 Citizens' allowance: FDP on a compromise course - Red lines from Bavaria Before the placement procedure for the planned citizen benefit, the FDP sends compromise signals to the Union. "It doesn't help if everyone stays on the tree," FDP parliamentary group leader Christian Dürr told the newspapers of the Funke media group before the talks in the mediation committee of the Bundestag and Federal Council.

Federal Minister of Labor Hubertus Heil (SPD) has thanked the Union to make the introduction of citizen benefit possible through its approval in the mediation committee. "Hartz IV will be history," he said in the debate of his budget on Thursday in the Bundestag. With the citizens' allowance, people in need would be more reliable and unbureaucratic. Through higher additional service options, the reform also creates more incentives to work and ensure more qualified specialists.

Bundesarbeitsminister Hubertus Heil (SPD) hat der Union dafür gedankt, die Einführung des Bürgergelds durch ihre Zustimmung im Vermittlungsausschuss möglich zu machen. © John MacDougall Federal Minister of Labor Hubertus Heil (SPD) thanked the Union to make the introduction of citizen benefit possible through its approval in the mediation committee. "Hartz IV will be history," he said in the debate of his household in the Bundestag.

It is therefore good that the CDU "deviated from its total blockade," said Heil. The agreement with the Union is also an opportunity to "detoxify a social polarization".

prevented the citizens 'benefit - and now?: The hour of the social wing

 prevented the citizens 'benefit - and now?: The hour of the social wing in the advice with the Federal Council on the citizens' benefit, the Union relies on the socially minded of the CDA. They also have their criticism of the traffic lights. © Photo: Photo: DPA/Michael Kappeler does not want CDU boss Friedrich Merz as a hard-hearted economic liberal, then he needs a socially socially minded person as a key witness. big names, big times: Hans Katzer, Norbert Blüm-they were once famous bosses of the CDU social committees. Many decades ago.

The CSU MP Silke Launert said that the Union had "prevented the worst" with the corrections she did, for example in the sanctions. It must be promoted and challenged with a system. Her group colleague Stephan Stracke (CSU) said that the mediation committee had cleared the way "for" further development of Hartz IV ". The Union prevented the introduction of an unconditional basic income.

The Green MP Markus Kurth criticized that Union representatives in the weekly debate In order to have "defamed" long -term unemployed people. "To make politics at the expense of this person," he said, "he said. He is glad that there are also representatives in the Union who are capable of a rational discourse, which is able to compromise made.

"Hartz IV is poverty by law," said the left-wing rapporteur Gesine Lötzsch. The citizens' benefit reform is inadequate. The agreement with the Union in the mediation committee "did not make the law better, but worse. CDU and CSU have made the traffic lights "a role backwards" in the sanctions. exploratory inflation compensation.

The AfD criticized the citizens' money as "slap in the face of those who get up every morning to work out their income". "The citizen benefit is counterproductive, it invites you to abuse," said AfD MP Ulrike Schielke-Ziesing. And it increases the danger "that people end up in long -term unemployment and stay there".

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Bundestag: From January, the citizen benefit will be introduced .
In the coming year, the citizens' benefit will be introduced in Germany. After the Bundestag, the Federal Council of Social Reform also approved on Friday. It is a central project of the traffic light coalition and is intended to replace the previous Hartz IV system. © dpa Jens Spahn (CDU) speaks at the plenary session in the German Bundestag. The Union enforces stricter regulations for citizens' money. As of January 1st, the remuneration in basic security increases by more than 50 euros.

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