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With clear and determined leadership this nation will prosper again - Howlin

Posted on December 05, 2011

"There is no hiding from the fact that, as a Government, we must take very difficult decisions. But these decisions that we must take in the long-term and strategic interests of the State and its citizens," the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin said yesterday when announcing the Budget 2012 expenditure estimates.

"We are at the start of a reform process. Today and tomorrow are significant days in that process but our work is ongoing. Our resources are more scarce but we do have some choices. And this Government is choosing to divert those scarce resources - albeit not at levels we previously enjoyed.

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