"difficult to digest, S-compromises on the weaker labour laws and lower taxes for the slightly richer gives a headwind when LO-people and S-sympathisers will be out and march on the first of may."
"the Message from LO-tops, and the prime minister: It could have been worse – up to fight for the EUROPEAN elections!"
"– It doesn't get better equality, no. But it would have been better if we had a Mu002FKDu002FSD-government? No, we do not believe it, " says Susanna Gideonsson, chair in LO's third-largest unions, the ministry of Trade."
"When labour representatives are going to demonstrate on their own festival day, it is in a new political landscape. The social democrats have been forced to back away from campaign promises to reduce the gaps and stop the tax cuts. In januariöverenskommelsen, the base of the P-MP-the government and its cooperation with the Centre party and the Liberals, is also said to turordningsreglerna in the level of employment protection will weaken."
"– I intend to use it yourself first of may to make it very clear to the party leadership that it is a development that LO and our members do not like. It will be hard, " says LO president Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson."
"part of the LO-points intend to show it with placards. Others feel that it is not worth to come, according to Thorwaldsson."
"It would be a lie to say that it has affected the mobilisation of trade union-political interaction (with P), it is clear that it has made it," says Thorwaldsson."
"On the question of whether it is one of the harder förstamajår he been with if he says:"
" No, actually, it is more difficult when one is in opposition, then it affects nothing of what you say seriously."
"For my part, he intends to also launch the requirements in more money to the municipalities."
" We have very strong public finances, and there is a huge pent-up demand for bets on the money to the municipalities and county councils, says LO's president."
"The official motto on the S förstamajknappar in the year is of course not"
" I am going to talk a lot about leveraging, and the importance of that we are getting more people who go and vote, it is perhaps more important than ever to meet the right-wing forces in the EU parliament, says Marie Nilsson, president of IF Metall."
"Of LO-covenant Life is Eva Guovelin chairman of the board. She says that the first of may is an important day for the labour movement. She is critical of parts of the januariöverenskommelsen, not least when it comes to redistribution and the threat of weakened labor law."
"– But somewhere we also know that it is a minority government, and that's forced to compromise, it is not the same as a socialist policy, " says Eva Guovelin."
"It's difficult for the S is, according to her, to be clear about what the socialist political will is."
"the Prime minister and the leader Stefan Löfven says not to be worried ahead of this year's event, which he celebrates through to march and speak in Umeå. There is expected he will have a piece of news that has a bearing on the EU-parliamentary elections."
"When the TT asks Löfven criticism januariöverenskommelsen, turordningsförslag and tax proposals takes the mood of the year, he answers:"
" No, it does not. I have a strong support for the januariavtalet, it was absolutely necessary, and contains a very good social democratic politics, " says Löfven."