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#State Spending

# state-spending - Friday 28 September, 2012

'Litany of errors' costing the State millions - PAC chair
# State Spending
# State Spending

'Litany of errors' costing the State millions - PAC chair

Sep 28th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,245 Views 35 Comments

The chair of the Public Accounts Committee has reacted angrily to the latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor General which was published yesterday.

# state-spending - Monday 20 August, 2012

Here’s what the Taoiseach’s Department puts on its credit cards
# Credit Cards
# Credit Cards

Here’s what the Taoiseach’s Department puts on its credit cards

Aug 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 18,764 Views 187 Comments

The Department of the Taoiseach ran up credit card bills of almost €25,000 in Enda Kenny’s first year in office.

# state-spending - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Cost of servicing national debt to hit €7.5bn next year
# Receipts
# Receipts

Cost of servicing national debt to hit €7.5bn next year

Dec 3rd 2011, 9:27 AM 1,812 Views 14 Comments

The government’s latest report on state spending and receipts shows that the tax intake for 2011 will be €700m less than expected,

# state-spending - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Over €21,500 spent on new departmental logos and signs
# Logos
# Logos

Over €21,500 spent on new departmental logos and signs

Jul 27th 2011, 12:58 PM 870 Views 13 Comments

Payments vary from the Department of Public Expenditure’s €4,538 for new designs to the Department of Transport’s €264.

# state-spending - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

# state-spending - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Ireland has largest government deficit in the EU
# Deficit
# Deficit

Ireland has largest government deficit in the EU

Apr 26th 2011, 12:03 PM 1,257 Views 0 Comments

We’ve managed to beat fellow bailout recipients Greece and Portugal for government deficit in percentage of GDP.

# state-spending - Thursday 16 September, 2010

In numbers: the cost of running the country last year
# State Spending
# State Spending

In numbers: the cost of running the country last year

Sep 16th 2010, 11:21 AM 548 Views 2 Comments

Main findings of the Comptroller and Auditor General’s report for 2009 broken down.