We can't afford Mary any more
Published 18/02/2010 | 05:00
FOR how much longer must we suffer Mary Coughlan as Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment? The country cannot afford the luxury of a minister who puts her own pride before the needs of the people she is supposed to represent.
She displayed her arrogance again this week on RTE's Morning Ireland. Asked by Aine Lawlor if she would phone Michael O'Leary in relation to hundreds of possible jobs at Hangar 6, Ms Coughlan replied: "I certainly will not"
What planet is this minister living on and has she any idea of just how crass she sounded?