> Opposition party members pleaded with protestors to calm down as they threw bottles and stones. The chaos showing that strong obstacles remain from Macri's pro-business agenda which includes a tax cut proposal.
Opposition politicians and labor groups say Macri's proposed pension reform would ultimately hurt welfare recipients and retirees by paying out less in social security benefits. So what Macri's government says is that social security payments will still increase in real terms.>> But at a time of lower inflation expectations, the new plan would slow the pace of pension benefit increases.
Demonstrators made their anger over the plan abundantly clear.>>