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Over 875,000 National Consultation Survey Questionnaires Returned So Far, says gov’t spox

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.08.13.

Over 875,000 National Consultation questionnaires have been returned so far, government spokesperson Alexandra Szentkirályi said in a video posted on Facebook on Thursday.

The spokesperson encouraged voters to return the questionnaire by post or online by the Aug. 25 deadline.

Views are being sought on a range of issues, including migration, George Soros, tax refunds for families, the fight against the pandemic, the constitutional protection of family subsidies and the recent law on “child protection” which has banned “sexual propaganda” in kindergartens and schools.

Hungarian Gov't Isolates Literature and Media with LGBTQ Content
Hungarian Gov't Isolates Literature and Media with LGBTQ Content

Meanwhile, it turned out that in 2012 the then far-right Jobbik proposed a similar "child protection law," which Fidesz deemed an “unnecessary and uncalled for provocation.”Continue reading

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