Bríd compares state subsidies for workers with those for business.

How readily the authorities jump to accusations of abuse of the Covid payment for workers. Yet the likes of Ryanair will benefit from the State maintaining their workforce – all out of the public purse. They made over a €Billion in profit last year. After Covid – they, and other like them, should be made to pay a ‘Covid Solidarity Tax’ back to us – the taxpayers.