Germany's Social Democrats - the opposition party - threaten to block passage of the EU fiscal...

|By:, SA News Editor

Germany's Social Democrats - the opposition party - threaten to block passage of the EU fiscal pact and expanded firewall. Not anti-bailout by any means, the party wants the new laws to focus more on economic growth, less on austerity. Though in the minority, the SD's support will be required for Merkel to win passage of the bills.