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Podcast: Budget 'short-termism' won't be enough for Brexit

The 'new politics' has destroyed Budget Day theatre, writes Susan O'Keeffe

13th October, 2016
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Lack of 'oohs' and 'aahs' during Budget speech. Pic: RollingNews.ie

In this week’s Between the Lines, I look at how this budget represents the worst of so-called new politics and how the challenge posed by Brexit is beyond our reach as long as this style of politics remains.

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Enda Kenny had a more statesmanlike stab at it on RTÉ television's Nine O’Clock...

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