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Taoiseach's jibe at Athlone protester

Monday, 14th May, 2012 9:30am

Story by Tom Kelly
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Taoiseach's jibe at Athlone protester
Taoiseach's jibe at Athlone protester

The following is a recording of an exchange between Taoiseach Enda Kenny and protester Gordon Hudson in Athlone today (Monday).

Hudson is head of the Athlone campaign against household charges and water taxes.

http://soundcloud.com/westmeath-independent/enda-kenny-athlone

Transcript

Gordon Hudson: Take the bridge, head west and stay there.

Enda Kenny: What's your name?

GH: It doesn't matter.

EK: You could do with a day's work, I'd say.

GH: Oi! Self-employed and had to pack it in because of ye. 29 years self employed. Don't give me your crap.

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