Wednesday 26 July 2017

Stephen Donnelly: It's time to shout stop over this economic lunacy

We can't keep taking money out of people's pockets and giving it to the bust banks

Stephen Donnelly

You could do a lot with €3.5bn – like doubling the number of teachers in our schools, or building seven state-of-the-art hospitals. You could reduce income tax by one-quarter, or bring corporation tax down. If you were feeling all Fianna Fail, you could just give €2,500 to every household in the country.

But that's not what the Government is going to do with its €3.5bn.

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