The Minister of Finance defends the scrapped climate bonus

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The government presents its first budget today. During the election campaign, the government promised to support households through tough economic times, but high inflation is causing problems.

The government’s abolition of the climate bonus for cars that emit little or no carbon dioxide has received strong criticism.

— It costs an incredible amount of money. It was estimated to cost three billion, but costs seven billion. In difficult economic times, you have to prioritize, says Finance Minister Elisabeth Svantesson (M), in Nyhetsmorgon.

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