Special interests August 11, 2016Posted by WorldbyStorm in Uncategorized.
[The Construction Industry Federation] argues the Government must renew “extensive investment” in infrastructure so the Republic can continue to compete internationally for jobs.
“An increase of €1 billion in construction spending yields 10,000 new construction jobs,” the CIF says.
It’s not that they’re wrong, far from it in this instance. Just how often are they described by right wing columnists and commentators as a special interest group, or one with a vested interest?