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# Public Expenditure

Last year
Budget 2024 confirmed tax & USC changes and a significant cigarette price hike
Contractors on public works projects to be better protected by state from inflation
All time
Defence Department report: Ill-defined policy and 'extremely strained' civil-military interactions
Row between two government departments over cost of ramping up Ireland's Defence spending
Decision on €400 payment to households who host Ukrainian refugees to be made 'shortly'
Government to announce revamped restriction supports for businesses by Tuesday at the latest
Minister refuses to rule out costs for National Children's Hospital surpassing €2 billion
Public services among 'key objectives' that will frame budget, public expenditure minister says
The State's public service pension liability currently stands at €114.5 billion
Ireland gets approval for early repayment of €5.5 billion in bailout loans
Ireland to repay €5.5 billion of bailout loans early to IMF, Denmark & Sweden
Union recommends nurses back public service pay deal to roll back recession measures
Poll: Should the Government reduce taxes?
Paschal Donohoe is gearing up for a 'very demanding' public sector pay showdown
Garda awarded €30,000 after being hit on the head with stone 'the size of a melon'
IN FULL: Brendan Howlin's Budget speech
Ministers don't have to explain most of their €1.4 million personal expenses
Government: Fianna Fáil is wrong, new state board rules WILL apply to Irish Water
Here's how much money Europe is giving us over the next seven years...
Here's Brendan Howlin's Budget speech in full
Do you have any ideas on how the Government should spend its money?
Senior civil servants want their pay cuts reversed, and they've made it their union's "primary goal"
€600k in leftover funding used to 'manipulate taxpayer', Creighton claims
Can abuse of salary top-ups be avoided? 'With great difficulty,' says Howlin
No deal on public pay means no protection against job cuts - Kenny
Revised Budget figures presented to Dáil - including Croke Park 2 cuts
Opposition TDs abandon committee over Budget’s Croke Park 2 figures
Hogan to reveal how he reversed safety alarm cuts... in February
Howlin activates new 'average earnings' pensions scheme for public workers
BUDGET 2013: Here is what happened
Noonan and Howlin will both deliver Budget 2013 next Wednesday
IBRC and AIB executives to face Oireachtas committee
Gilmore: 'Individual departments' to pursue public sector allowance cuts
Over €1m spent on sending children of Irish diplomats to school
Shoes, health insurance top ups and school fees - public service allowances revealed
Half of proceeds from sale of State assets can be used for jobs - Howlin
The Secret Service, centenarian bounty and cherished numbers: more on Howlin's report cards
337 Gardaí to retire between December and February
Let us know: What do you think of the Budget?
Budget 2012 liveblog