Tuesday 17 January 2017

It’s the average punter who always suffers

Published 22/04/2011 | 09:30

I READ with shock the front page story in yesterday’s Irish Independent. Now it appears that the Government is completely powerless to do anything about the salaries of higher-level public servants.

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Only the previous day, we were informed that the Government was also “powerless” to end the contracts of top bankers without paying them millions in compensation.

Are we as a nation to be taken as complete and utter morons? The people who caused this economic devastation will end up with millions of euro in compensation; the top public servants will keep their inflated salaries and developers are still living a super lifestyle.

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