It is quite unacceptable that a member of Dáil Éireann and in particular a Cabinet Minister and Taoiseach, should be supported in his personal lifestyle by gifts made to him personally.
On Charles Haughey, Dáil Éireann transcript, September 1997.
The only reason cuts are necessary is due to FF mismanagement, corruption and incompetence. Now watch the party of incompetent government become an incompetent opposition and oppose every necessary action merely for the sake of it even if opposing is bad for the country. No Tallaght strategy type statesmanship from FF when they are in opposition. The number of TDs they return will be tiny in any case and they will not make up the real opposition this time.
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