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30 March 2006 Edition

Government seeks to spin way out of A & E crisis

30 March 2006

Last Tuesday's declaration by 26 County Health Minister Mary Harney of a state of emergency in A&E wards will be seen by many as cynical electioneering by a Government that knows it is vulnerable on the issue.

The recent appearance of actor, Brendan Gleeson , on RTE's The Late Late Show, where he lambasted the state of the health service, and the politicians... Free article

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