Pat Leahy: Britain's chancellor promises austerity. Here, the coalition is promising tax cuts. Something doesn't add up
The British chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne presented his budget in Westminster last week.
The British chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne presented his budget in Westminster last week. It is expected to be the last before next year's general election.With the Irish election cycle a little less than a year behind the British one - and with DÃ¡il business off last week due to the St Patrick's Day scattering - decision-makers in government here were watching it closely. What lessons are to be learned from the way Osborne...
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