What will we learn of Leo’s plans?

Inside Politics: Taoiseach’s first economic statement will indicate budgetary choices

Leo Varadkar will. make his first major economic statement as Taoiseach. Photograph: Collins

Leo Varadkar will. make his first major economic statement as Taoiseach. Photograph: Collins

Happy 12th of July. In the North, it’s a public holiday, of course. In Leinster House, it’s another busy day.

Busy for a couple of reasons. The Government unveils its Summer Economic Statement later today, an important staging point in the process toward agreeing the budget for next year, to be announced in October.

The Irish Times
Please subscribe or sign in to continue reading.
The Irish Times

How can I keep reading?

You’ve reached an article that is only available to Irish Times subscribers.

Subscribe today and get the full picture for just €1 for the first month.

Subscribe No obligation, cancel any time.