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# squeezed-middle - Monday 17 December, 2018

Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle

Dec 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 35,906 Views 63 Comments

High earners pay more tax but they also benefit from the fact workers in the service industry get paid low wages, writes Killian Donoghue.

# squeezed-middle - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Who is Ireland's 'squeezed middle' and why is Budget 2017 all about pleasing them?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Who is Ireland's 'squeezed middle' and why is Budget 2017 all about pleasing them?

Oct 9th 2016, 7:30 PM 40,796 Views 58 Comments

Budget 2017 will be announced on Tuesday.

# squeezed-middle - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Should we cut welfare for the middle-class?
# Squeezed Middle
# Squeezed Middle

Should we cut welfare for the middle-class?

Oct 6th 2015, 11:38 AM 24,278 Views 108 Comments

That’s what a new right-wing think tank want.

# squeezed-middle - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Water Charges relief on its way for those not on social welfare
# Finance Bill
# Finance Bill

Water Charges relief on its way for those not on social welfare

Oct 23rd 2014, 7:03 PM 25,133 Views 109 Comments

The Finance Bill introduced today gives effect to measures introduced in Budget 2015.

# squeezed-middle - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Column: 'Ireland's road to recovery depends on whether we're going to bring everyone with us'
# Budget 2015
# Budget 2015

Column: 'Ireland's road to recovery depends on whether we're going to bring everyone with us'

Sep 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 30 Views 25 Comments

A job is no longer a guarantee of economic security and women are particularly vulnerable to precarious work and low wages.