Ireland’s SOPA to permit three strikes; TDs asked to debate something they haven’t seen
Thu 26 Jan 2012 at 10:42 ·
Incidentally, adds TJ McIntyre, the move contradicts the minister’s own Programme for Government which states that “The situation can no longer be tolerated where Irish Ministers enact EU legislation by statutory instrument. The checks and balances of parliamentary democracy are by-passed.” And they say trust in government is rising? Not with me it isn’t.
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