Saturday, July 25, 2009

Sports Minister should resign, say Law and Justice

Law and Justice politicians demand Sports Minister Miroslaw Drzewiecki’s resignation after high bonuses were granted to members of the company in charge of organizing the Euro 2012 football championships.

“He’s a bad minister in a bad cabinet,” says Law and Justice’s Adam Hoffman.

Law and Justice thinks that Drzewiecki should be dismissed for his decision to grant high bonuses to the members of the executive board of the PL.2012 company, which supervises the organization of the 2012 European Football Championship. Each board member is said to have received 110,846 zlotys (26,000 euros) in bonuses.

According to Minister Drzewiecki, however, the decision on the bonuses was taken by the supervisory board, not him