Budget tension is ‘fake fight orchestrated by Fine Gael’ - Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty
Party finance spokeperson says move is a response to poor polling figures
Tensions between government parties surrounding the budget is a “fake fight” orchestrated by Fine Gael, a Sinn Féin TD has said.
In an op-ed published this week Minister of State Martin Heydon and two other Fine Gael ministers – Jennifer Carroll MacNeill and Peter Burke – called for a full-time worker on a wage of €52,000 to get €1,000 back in tax relief in the next budget.
This was seen to cause tension between Fine ...