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Pay off: Attempts to buy off business and MPs have been less-than successful

This government has bungled every negotiation it faced and now it's even bungling its bribes

When they throw money at companies, they can't convince them to stay. When they try to buy MP support, they still vote against them.

Opinion Former Articles

  • Northern Ireland transport receives £400M

    Support for major new road investment in Northern Ireland is promised by the Conservative’s new ‘confidence and supply’ agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party.

  • BASC: Assembly group for country sports set up in Northern Ireland

    An all- party group on country sports has been set up in the Northern Ireland Assembly. The group will provide a forum for politicians to discuss issues affecting country sports and the contribution they make to conservation, rural life, tourism and the economy.

  • NI tail docking ban on hold thanks to BASC

    Government officials in Northern Ireland have been asked to reconsider a controversial piece of legislation on tail docking, after hearing evidence from representatives of the UK's largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC).

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