Sunday 4 December 2016

Coalition's record of achievements is hard to credit

Published 25/02/2016 | 02:30

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton. Photo: Mark Condren
Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton. Photo: Mark Condren

It would be extremely churlish and indeed foolish in the extreme to deny the Coalition Government credit for bringing about some economic recovery, however lopsided.

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Unemployment has been reduced to 9pc and 136,000 jobs have been created.

Many still argue that external influences outside the Government's control were major contributing factors, such as the weak euro, low interest rates and the strength of our main trading partners, the USA and the UK.

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