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Get busy with axe on TDs' salaries

Published 02/03/2011 | 05:00

ON close to €100,000 a year, almost three times the average industrial wage, six times the minimum wage, and 10 times the dole payments, TDs are divorced from the real hardship of ordinary people.

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Labour's first move when in government must be to cut the TDs' salary to a more appropriate level.

Mark Lonergan
Glasnevin, Dublin 11

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