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PUP in crosshairs as youth unemployment at record levels

By Leon Fitzpatrick  Given the scale of the economic collapse and job losses that followed the onset of the pandemic last year the government was forced to introduce the Pandemic Unemployment Payment of €350.  From its inception, the PUP has been a massive headache for this right-wing government. Trying to strike a balance between not wanting to demonstrate that the ...

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