Poster War

Sky News reported about the main issue for the upcoming elections – Posters :). Some excerpts:

Forget the health service, crime, immigration, the economy and even the lingering question of Bertie Ahern’s tangled finances. No, the big issue so far has been election posters.
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The power-walkers are in no particular hurry to get anywhere, they are just afraid that if they do not move fast enough somebody will attach an election poster to them!
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Mr Ahern’s ruling Fianna Fail party even managed to gain some political mileage out of the posters, pointing out that their traditional rivals, Fine Gael, has “snubbed Irish workers and turned its back on the Irish printing industry by contracting a German company to print its party’s posters.”
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If the Greens become part of the next Irish Government, they will demand a limit of 150 posters per candidate in future elections, plus tighter controls on election spending.

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