Greeks to vent rage in weekend election

Posted by Kendall Harmon

No new surveys have been allowed to be published for two weeks and pollsters warn the result may be a surprise.

"We voted for them since the 1980s and we feel cheated," municipal worker Christina Theodorakou, 50, said of the two big parties. She has seen her monthly salary cut by 500 euros since the crisis began.

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Filed under: * Economics, PoliticsEconomyCredit MarketsCurrency MarketsEuroEuropean Central BankThe Banking System/Sector* International News & CommentaryEurope--European Sovereign Debt Crisis of 2010Greece

Posted May 4, 2012 at 3:49 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Archer_of_the_Forest wrote:

This is exactly why austerity measures tied to an economic bail out of a democratic state will never work long term.

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