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Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

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THE MORNING LEAD
Young people have little faith in the government on climate, poll finds
A report by
Lauren Boland
Polling by Ireland Thinks has delved into the country’s views on climate policies, actions, and where responsibility for creating change lies.
Only one-third of people in Ireland - and just 11% of young adults - think the government is doing enough on climate, Lauren Boland reports.
Polling by Ireland Thinks has delved into the country's views on climate policies, actions, and where responsibility for creating change lies.
Green Party voters are overwhelmingly unsatisfied - 95% said the government, which their party is in, is not doing enough on climate.
World faces growing threat of 'unbearable' heatwaves, experts warn
'Both challenging and not ambitious enough': Why the carbon budgets are a huge deal for Ireland
# College Fees
Rise in college students skipping lectures to go to work because of financial struggles
The survey finds that 55% of students say they are missing their lectures in favour of paid work.
# potholes
Are your local roads in a state? You're not alone
A national survey finds that 44% of regional roads in Ireland have extensive surface defects, while 31% of local roads have structural issues.
# Computer Says No
Nearly half of your consumer complaints are going unresolved
A national survey found that faulty goods and services cost consumers close to €500 million.
# survey says
Dublin City Council to consider cutting property tax with residents calling for 15% reduction
Dublin City Council will tonight consider a reduction at a special meeting.
# survey says
Majority believe minimum pricing of alcohol won't curb consumption levels
Only 22 per cent of those surveyed for Checkout Magazine believe minimum pricing of alcohol will impact on the level of those drinking.
# survey says
17 of the best incorrect exam answers of all time
It’s good but it’s not right.