Hard to swallow
Published 25/11/2011 | 05:00
•How my heart sank when I read in your paper some of the proposed cuts and charges for the health service in the upcoming Budget
One item in particular filled me with dread and fear for the future of our country.
I cast my mind back to the original introduction of the 50 cent prescription charge. There were howls of horrified indignation from the opposition benches.