xieann wrote: »
We also elect them to KEEP PROMISES THAT THEY HAVE MADE DURING THEIR GENERAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN:
Like the one made in 2011 that NO ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY HOSPITAL DEPARTMENT would be closed.
........Roll on 8 weeks after the General Election Roscommon Hospital A&E was closed: Locals were also lied to beforehand in the frame of mind above. Off the topic of this thread but at the time RTE covered the closure of Roscommon A&E in detail: well done rte
That Health Minister is gone now at least.
Wanderer78 wrote: »
We elect them to change things, but a lot of the time, they simply can't due to the complexity of the systems and processes in place, democratic systems have major weaknesses at times