Sumary of Pedro Sanchez gets his 2022 budget plans passed in Spain’s lower house of parliament:
- Thursday’s Congress vote was a success for the left-wing coalition government who got support from small regional parties for the package.
- The left-wing ‘Mas Pais’ party got a €5 million budget line for secondary schools to hire psychologiosts.
- In the Valencian Community, the Compromis party squeezed out better funding for the local Cercanias rail network.
- EU COVID recovery fund money will boost Spain’s coffers by around €40 billion next year.