Politicians peddle prosperity, but at what cost?

Nothing of substance was discussed in the leaders’ debate last Thursday night.

19th May, 2007

Nothing of substance was discussed in the leaders’ debate last Thursday night.

The whole debate was about who would manage the country best - or rather who would manage public services best (as though we elect politicians to manage). If it is about management, why not get Michael O’Leary to run the country? Or Roy Keane?

The debate was not about policy - or very little about policy. Certainly nothing about any...

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