Saturday September 26, 2020

Budget buffoonery is the order of the day in the Dáil

Our TDs last week demonstrated in glorious technicolour their ability completely to lose perspective when it comes to their own importance. In doing so, they made prize asses of themselves in front of the entire country.

11th April, 2009

Our TDs last week demonstrated in glorious technicolour their ability completely to lose perspective when it comes to their own importance. In doing so, they made prize asses of themselves in front of the entire country.

As the Dáil gathered for Brian Lenihan’s budget speech, opposition deputies noticed that the (distinguished) members of the Oireachtas press gallery were entering their perch above the chamber with copies of the budget before it had been given out...

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