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David McWilliams: Which coalition contenders are most economically compatible?

15.2.2020

David McWilliams: Which coalition contenders are most economically compatible?

There is not much between the coalition candidates on policy – until it comes to tax

On all the big issues there’s not much between the parties. They are all pro-EU. Mary Lou McDonald has said a Border poll can wait. And all parties support the 12.5% tax rate. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/EPAIn keeping with the times, let’s quote Vladimir Lenin. The Communist leader, looking back on the October Revolution and seeing it in the context of what had gone before in Russia – from late 19th-century Tsarist reforms to the 1917 Bolshevik takeover – quipped “there are decades when nothing happens and then there are weeks when decades happen”.



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Ff fg greens will block the change voters voted for

Mary Lou McDonald speaks out after phone call with Micheal MartinMary Lou McDonald tells Micheal Martin people didn't vote for Fianna Fail and Fine Gael 'grand coalition'

Mary Lou slams Micheal Martin for 'arrogantly' dismissing coalition with SFMary Lou McDonald slams Micheal Martin for 'arrogantly' dismissing coalition with Sinn Fein NeilRedFM Her sense of entitlement is staggering! She represents 24% of voters! 76% didn’t vote for her!

Daniel McConnell: Reality bites for Sinn Féin in coalition talksAfter days of ridiculous claims that a left-wing coalition was possible, Sinn Féin has finally re-entered the real world, writes Political Editor Daniel McConnell. And this is news?everyone with a working brain cell knew this but motions have to be gone through,Just because the voted 'The bastards'🤣🤣and snookered fg,ff,they still have to play the game,they can't leave the table in a huff.get the fking job done that we pay you for.🤣🤣 Mary Lou needs to stop holding her breath.. literally! 🥺 😬 Yup, the reality that politicians still put party above country and will do anything to keep the gravey train going while shafting the public. Let's celebrate that shall we.

Daniel McConnell: Reality bites for Sinn Féin in coalition talksAfter days of ridiculous claims that a left-wing coalition was possible, Sinn Féin has finally re-entered the real world, writes Political Editor Daniel McConnell. McConnellDaniel Could you be anymore biased with this bullshit article McConnellDaniel Biased much Examiner ? McConnellDaniel 'While Sinn Féin has increased its vote and its seat total and got MORE votes than all other parties, on 25% of all votes cast, it most certainly did NOT win the POPULAR vote' This sums up the article 😂😂😂

Micheal Martin 'can't rule out another election' as FF rule out SF coalitionMICHEAL Martin says he “can’t rule out another General Election” after Fianna Fail “unanimously” rejected the idea of entering coalition talks with Sinn Fein . The part…

Martin does not rule out 'grand coalition' with Fine Gael, or another election Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has not ruled out a 'grand coalition' with Fine Gael as various parties engage in talks to form the next government. Headline completely wrong. This is from 20 minutes ago. MichealMartinTD to LeoVaradkar



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