Thomas Molloy: This has the EU's and IMF's fingerprints all over it
Published 12/05/2011 | 05:00
THE Government finds itself in the same position as the ancient pharaohs who ruled Egypt by claiming that they made the sun rise every day.
Our present leaders are pulling off much the same trick by taking credit for policy changes that the State has sworn to implement anyway in the memorandum of understanding which forms part of the IMF/EU bailout plan.
If you want to know what is coming down the tracks, simply look up the memorandum, which lists month by month and year by year what is going to happen.