… I have been somewhat remiss in not posting for a few days. I have been rather busy. I owe Tom a post on pensions which is in the works.
But I’m suddenly wondering, will the Tories be congratulating our Irish cousins this evening?
The Irish Republic has unveiled its second budget in six months to deal with its sharply contracting economy.
The emergency budget includes higher taxes and a reduction in spending, to boost the public finances.
I don’t see this ending well.