Cuts are better option than tax
Published 02/09/2010 | 05:00
Kevin McCarthy (Letters, September 1) clearly does not seem to understand why the Government has to cut spending.
We cannot fund the gap between what we are spending and our tax revenues. To suggest that the public sector has "mainly shouldered the burden" is simply not true. Where are all the public sector workers who are reduced to social welfare?
What is required is benchmarking 'mark two'.