Ahern to rid Dublin of that troublesome bridge?

On the front page of the (all new, all signing and dancing) Irish Times site is the story of what exactly Bertie plans to do with all those scrimped up tax Euros. No tax cuts (maybe), but he is going to buy back that hideous bridge on Dublin’s West Link for the state. If you are unfamiliar with the problem, check out Shane Ross’s motion in the Seanad.

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