Razzaz’s Gov’t wins vote of confidence

The government of Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Thursday won the House’s vote of confidence of 79 lawmakers out of the 130 deputies.

The voting process took place immediately after the Premier delivered his response to the deputies’ remarks that were made over the government policy statement.

A total of 42 deputies voted “nay,” while two MPs abstained and six were absent.

Throughout a week, a total of 120 deputies presented their notes on the government’s policy statement over six morning and afternoon sessions held during the past five days.

Source: Jordan News Agency