Student tax fears

21st August 2009 at 01:00

The Union of Students in Ireland has intensified its campaign against the potential reintroduction of third-level fees, graduate taxes or a deferred loan system to cover the cost of higher education. It has called on people to lobby their TDs (MPs). Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe has put forward proposals on third-level charges to the Cabinet. The Government's preferred option is expected to emerge next month.

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