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Quote of the Week:

“We will wait for the produce from Mr. Prime Minister’s vineyards.”

“We will wait for the produce from Mr. Prime Minister’s vineyards.”

SDKÚ head Mikuláš Dzurinda, responding to an invitation for a glass of wine from the finance minister after parliament approved the state budget. Dzurinda recently accused Prime Minister Robert Fico of buying a vineyard in Bratislava to turn it into a construction plot. Fico said it will remain a vineyard.

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