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Zatlers: Reform Party will remain no matter what

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUEven though the withdrawal of state funding will affect Reform Party’s (RP) work in the near future, the party is nevertheless prepared to continue its work, as its founder Valdis Zatlers announced on June 10.

He said that the party trusts its members and is fully prepared to continue its work. He also said that the withdrawal of state funding will no doubt impact the party.

The Corruption Prevention and Combating bureau had decided to withdraw state funding from RP for the mistakes the party had made in its financial documents. This means that the LVL 167 thousand originally intended to fund RP until the next Saeima elections will not be provided.

Zatlers said this is an unfortunate turn of events. This will impact the party’s reputation in the future.

He also said that the party had asked the bureau several times to provide advice on how the documents should be filled, but the actual reply only came six months later.

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