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Kenny to consider inquiry into banking guarantee

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the government will consider an inquiry into the decision of the previous government to guarantee the liabilities of the country's banks.

11th July, 2012
Taoiseach tells Dail he will consider an inquiry into banking guarantee

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the government will consider an inquiry into the decision of the previous government to guarantee the liabilities of the country's banks.

"It is in the interests of everybody that the truth be known in respect of the rationale" behind the decision made in 2008, Kenny told the Dail. "It was the biggest single economic decision ever foisted on the backs of the Irish people and the Irish taxpayer."

Kenny said it...

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