Tag Archives: election

A dumb idea (who’s time, hopefully, has not come)

3450-original-bag-o-hammersSome ideas are bad. Some are stupid. Some are both. One such is the balloon floated that there should be a reduced tax rate for new immigrants/returning emigrants. Continue reading

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Running for the Seanad

records-seanad2So, I had been asked by some people to consider this, in the upcoming election. Run for the university seats, they suggested. These were people I respected, from non-party backgrounds. Some were active in elected politics, others not. They made a persuasive case (but then, some are in the political world). I thought about it, took soundings and explored some ideas. I have made a decision about running.

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