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# Budget 2012

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Brendan Howlin's Budget 2012 speech to the Dáil
'Less than €2 a week': Government publishes household charge bill
Budget Day neckties... just what do they mean?
Opposition preparing televised responses to Enda's state of the nation speech
PLAY: Budget Bingo 2012
The alternative Budget: Sugar tax, gambling tax and a job creation competition
Watch: Taoiseach outlines challenges facing Ireland in state of the nation address
Here's what Taoiseach Enda Kenny told the nation... in a word cloud
In full: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's address to the nation
Taoiseach Enda Kenny's state of the nation address
The Daily Fix: Sunday
Budget 2012: Top tips for beating Budget stress
Majority of public don't trust coalition on public finances - Red C poll
Column: ‘The first thing I always pay is the rent’ – families under pressure
Finola Halligan
Column: With decisions like this, how can we ever hope to escape crisis?
Brian Cleary
Taoiseach to address the nation tonight
Child benefit cuts will target families with three or more children only
Readers' Panel: What are you expecting from the Budget?
In photos: Memorable Budget days of the past
In pictures: march against cuts to youth and community projects
Poll: Will you watch the Taoiseach's state of the nation address?
TV3 says it can't interrupt X Factor for Taoiseach's state of the nation address
The Daily Fix: Friday
Confirmed: Taoiseach's state of the nation address to happen this Sunday
Government: Tax take is €500m less than we expected
Let us know: What would YOU do in the Budget?
Column: How many people will austerity kill?
Aaron McKenna
HSE rolls back on expenses row
Labour TD votes against renewing bank guarantee scheme
No sign of Enda Kenny's 'state of the nation' address
Poll: Will you pay the household charge?
Attorney General's concerns delay Household Charges Bill in the Dáil
Column: Rich people can afford to give more - so a tax on wealth makes sense
Siobhán O'Donoghue
Budget could put extra 5c on petrol - and €30 on tank of oil
Two-thirds of people back Government's overall Budget strategy
The Daily Fix: Monday
Join's #Budget 2012 virtual panel
Poll: Will motor tax hikes make you change/get rid of your car?