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Barry McNally left County Monaghan, Ireland in July, after he was laid
off from his job as a carpenter. He came to New York City on a three-month tourist visa, returned to
Ireland briefly when it expired and then came right back to the Big
Apple as soon as he could.
The Irish government detailed the toughest budget on record yesterday,
targeting 6 billion euros in spending cuts and tax hikes while warning
passage was vital to avert a worsening crisis and free up EU and IMF
Justice Roderick Ireland is scheduled to appear before the Governor’s
Council at 10 a.m. today for a confirmation hearing.
The European Union approved a $115 billion rescue for Ireland yesterday,
an EU source said, and was set to announce outlines of a permanent
system to try to resolve Europe’s spreading debt crisis.