Today is referendum day in Ireland when every Irish adult has the opportunity to vote for or against the ratification to the Fiscal Compact.
As I’m not an Irish citizen and my 16 years of paying tax here do not give me a right to vote I have to watch this one from the sidelines. However for those of you who do not know what this Fiscal Compact is I have put together a simple visual primer.
- Poll: How will you vote in the referendum on the EU Fiscal Compact treaty? (thejournal.ie)
- Paul Krugman Urges Irish Voters To Reject The Fiscal Pact Referendum (businessinsider.com)
- Eurozone crisis live: Ireland votes on EU fiscal treaty – The Guardian (guardian.co.uk)