Ministers Salary Cuts in Budget 2010

The 2010 Budget announced that the  salaries of Ministers and Secretaries General of government departments will be reduced by 15% and the  Taoiseach’s salary will be reduced by 20%. In the Budget speech – Brian Lenihan made it sound like it was a  bigger cut when he said .. “those at the top would lead […]
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Jobseekers Allowance Cuts For Under 25’s

Budget 2010 – December 2009 Jobseekers Allowance Cuts – Jobseeker’s Allowance for new claimants without dependent children will be reduced to €100 for people aged 20 and 21 (From January 2010). Jobseeker’s Allowance for new claimants aged 22 to 24 , without dependent children,  will be reduced to €150  (January 2010). Jobseeker’s Allowance rate will […]
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