Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, October 20, 2013.

20th October, 2013
Tom McGurk's article about the Seanad, Sunday Business Post, October 13, 2013.

The electorate's fears

Tom McGurk (SBP, 13/10/2013) starkly highlights the valid deeper fears of the electorate that fortunately tipped the balance in the Seanad referendum and temporarily halted the deconstruction of democracy being pursued by the party power-mongers (FG on this occasion).

Unlike the over-paid and over-pensioned incumbents of Leinster House, the electorate were not in denial about the real culprits for the sorry state we find ourselves in – they recognised the growing inadequacy of...

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