Budget is a first step to economic recovery, says Taoiseach

The Budget will be a first step on a long road to economic recovery, said Taoiseach Enda Kenny in a televised “State of the Nation”, the transcript of which is reproduced here.

5th December, 2011
Budget is a first step to economic recovery, says Taoiseach
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Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that the Budget will be a first step on a long road to economic recovery and that he wants to be the Taoiseach who “retrieves Irish sovereignty”, he said in a televised “State of the Nation”.

“I would love to tell you tonight that our economic problems are solved, that the worst is over. But for far too many of you, that is simply not the truth,”...

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