FF to seek 2:1 ratio in favour of spending over tax cuts in budget
Paschal Donohoe says number at work now at its highest level since end of 2008
Paschal Donohoe: he said seven of every 10 jobs lost during the recession have now been recovered. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons
Fianna Fáil will be seeking a two-to-one ratio in favour of expenditure over tax cuts in the October budget, party finance spokesman Michael McGrath has said.