03-11-2020 | Cs
The Cs spokeswoman in the Senate regrets to the Minister of Labor and Social Economy that 'while there are Spaniards without receiving ERTE, you raise your salary'
"We need an emergency plan to be able to decree forceful sanitary measures without fear of burdening the economy, we do not have to choose between breathing or eating," urged the spokesperson for Ciudadanos (Cs) in the Senate, Lorena Roldán, to the Minister of Labor and Social Economy, Yolanda Díaz, whom he asked about "the Government's priorities in the face of job destruction and the latest unemployment data." "We have the highest rise in unemployment since January 2012, according to the OECD it will reach 22% next year." And he added that "freelancers,‘ SMEs ’and companies have been pitching in, at the cost of their funds, to save lives, complying with restrictions, now they need us to help them save their jobs."
The spokesperson for the liberal formation in the Upper House has lamented to Yolanda Díaz that "while there are Spaniards without receiving ERTE, you raise your salary", and warning about the effects of forced closures in sectors such as tourism and hospitality , Roldán has asked himself “what do the Spaniards who have lost their jobs see now? That the ministers have raised their salary in the midst of the crisis, not to mention Sánchez, who has raised it for the third time since he is president ”. "Please stop raising your salary and think about the workers," he concluded.