Sunday 23 July 2017

Pension cuts will hit both rich and poor

SO, Social Affairs Minister Eamon O Cuiv has cunningly launched the debate on tampering with the old-age pension in the next Budget.

And, as with child benefit cuts last year (when all the well-off mothers claiming child benefits they did not need were highlighted by government spinners), now attention is being focused on the comfortably well-off.

We are being told they don't need their old-age pensions.

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