Grasp the nettle on our problems
Published 20/10/2010 | 05:00
COULD it be that people are only now beginning to truly understand that December's €4bn slashing Budget will affect all of our lives in very real ways?
Could it be that our politicians are only beginning to grasp the reality?
The Opposition party delegates who were briefed on Monday by the Department of Finance appeared genuinely taken aback by the size of the problem, although they have been talking about it for long enough.