DANIEL MCCONNELL: #Budget18: Prudent Paschal on dry land with politically-proofed plan

While not an election budget, it could well be Paschal Donohoe’s final budget before we find ourselves at the polls, writes Daniel McConnell

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy speaks at Government Buildings after his department got a 'significant increase' in the budget. Picture: Gareth Chaney

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