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Sunday 26 March 2017

Fionnan Sheahan: It's time Coalition put up or shut up over health cuts

TWENTY-FIVE years on from Fianna Fail's infamous general election slogan, the language has certainly changed but the sentiment is the same.

A quarter of a century later, of course, health cuts still do hurt the elderly, the sick and those with disabilities.

Following the 1987 General Election, the then Fianna Fail government was forced to embark on a range of savage health cuts and hospital closures.

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