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Sinn Fein organize for a NO vote in Monaghan

Sinn Fein organizers for County Monaghan held an anti Austerity Treaty meeting in the Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan Town on the evening of Friday 19th May.  The meeting was addressed by the the party’s Dail Group Leader, Caoimhghin O’Caolain, and … Continue reading

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France will not ratify the European Union’s fiscal pact

Paris (CNN) — France’s new finance minister has reiterated that the country’s new socialist government will not ratify the European Union’s (EU) fiscal pact. Newly appointed Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici said Thursday that France would not ratify a European pact … Continue reading

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People will not recognise the economy Minister Noonan is talking about

Sinn Fein Finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty, responding to Minister for Finance Minister Michael Noonan has said that: “Most people listening to Michael Noonan today will not recognise the economy he is talking about.” Deputy Doherty also said that the Austerity … Continue reading

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Vote NO to the national suicide pact on May 31

Who, in all honesty, can believe Kenny & Gilmore’s latest, most cynical and frankly ridiculous claim that their espoused policies of austerity and bailout will now be accompanied by some sort of jobs and growth agenda?  And isn’t it funny … Continue reading

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Beyond austerity?

…However, elections in Greece and France last weekend, where voters registered their protest against austerity measures, may well mark a turning point. It may produce a long overdue change of emphasis from a narrow preoccupation with fiscal rectitude, to a … Continue reading

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Treaty offers nothing but more of same – recession, business closures and unemployment: Tóibín

The Sinn Féin jobs and enterprise spokesperson Peadar Tóibín TD has today responded to the launch of Business for Ireland saying “all the Treaty offers is more of the same – recession, business closures and unemployment.” “The Irish and Eurozone … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Jobs

Several years into a systemic economic collapse, with the youth of the country emigrating en mass and the suicide rate through the roof, the government have finally decided to face up to the issue of jobs and economic growth.  It wasn’t … Continue reading

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