Sunday 27 May 2018

Daniel McConnell: Flights of fancy on Croke Park

Daniel McConnell exposes the delusion, spin and half-truths in the latest report on the Croke Park deal

Daniel McConnell

Daniel McConnell

The response to the second implementation report on the Croke Park deal has been fascinating.

Within hours of the report's release, we had the inevitable flight of fancy from unions calling for allowances to be restored.

The Civil, Public and Services Union believes its members are entitled to claim some reversal of pay cuts, on the grounds that savings are ahead of target. "Croke Park is a success and now we want our reward," they cried.

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