Reaction to the legal loophole

“It is absolutely scandalous. Once again the government has proved to be utterly incompetent when it comes to responsible government as bankers of the public's money.”

23rd July, 2005

“It is absolutely scandalous. Once again the government has proved to be utterly incompetent when it comes to responsible government as bankers of the public's money.” – Dan Boyle, Green Party finance spokesman.

“[The company] attempted to rob the state, even though it did so in a legitimate fashion, and its owners should be completely and utterly ashamed of themselves.” – Pat Breen, Fine Gael TD, commenting on the purchase of IDA land...

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