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Entries Tagged as 'Phil Hogan'

Donegal saying no again

March 25th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Irish Politics

Yesterday in Letterkenny saw another anti charges march take place.  It ws a non party aligned march with no party posters requested. Donegal do marches and protest unlike no other place I know.  There was even a priest  addressing the crowd (yes only in Donegal), Father Brian O’Fearraigh from Gaoth Dobhair tore up his household charge […]


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The household charge and local government in Ireland

March 21st, 2012 · 10 Comments · Irish Politics, Recession

In an effort to scare convince people to pay the household charge, politicians including Desperate Dan Phil are extolling the virtues of local government and local services and paying for them. There’s a whole lot of mentioning of  playgrounds and swimming pools in the last few days as if we were drowning in them. This […]


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