Kenny's ham-fisted effort to clarify comments just muddies the water
Published 01/07/2015 | 02:30
The Taoiseach has attempted to clear up the mess he created by claiming this country did not hike valued added tax, income tax and pay related social insurance during the bailout.
But his rather ham-fisted explanation has only served to muddy the waters.
Controversy has raged since Enda Kenny said in Brussels that income taxes and valued added tax (VAT) were not increased during the bailout by the Troika.