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A Yes will bring compact under Irish Constitutional law (whatever becomes of the Treaty)…

3 years agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

And so the EU slips back into recession… And Spain owns up it has been economical with the truth… In Ireland (you know, the bit to the south and west of the island), the opposition is adopting the view that all Ireland has to do is play hardball by not signing what’s increasing being branded [...]
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