Wednesday 22 February 2017

Financial pain not shared equally

Published 09/12/2010 | 05:00

The Government has introduced the most unfair Budget in the State's history. One simple comparison confirms this.

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A family with an income of €250,000 a year will receive a cut of €75 per week. A family on €25,000 per year will lose €20 per week. Despite the first family having 10 times the salary of the second family they only receive three times the cut.

Truly shocking!

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