Martin: tax cuts key to recovery

The government should use the €1 billion available to the exchequer yearly to cut taxes, Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin told the party's ard fheis last night.

27th April, 2013
Micheál Martin at this weekend's Fianna Fáil ard fheis. Photo: Maura Hickey

The government should use the €1 billion available to the exchequer yearly to cut taxes and invest in a capital programme, Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin told the party's ard fheis last night.

Addressing more than 4,000 delegates at the Fianna Fáil ard fheis in the RDS, Dublin, Martin said the government's policies were "deeply unfair" and would delay recovery.

In a speech that marked a significant shift in stridency,...

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