Labour attempts to manage expectations ahead of Budget

Tanaiste Joan Burton has begun the process of managing expectations ahead of next month's Budget.

15th September, 2014
Joan Burton: “To be clear, we won’t be able to do all the things we or the public might want."

Tanaiste Joan Burton has begun the process of managing expectations ahead of next month's Budget.

After a summer filled with ministers calling for tax cuts - Leo Varadkar even put a figure on it by estimating that people would be €5 to €10 better off per week - the Labour leader said her party would introduce changes “over a series of Budgets”.

“To be clear, we won’t be able to do all the...

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