Report on the accounts of the public services 2012

2012 Annual Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General is out today
audgen.gov.ie/documents/annu … rt2012.pdf

The Government Vote Appropriation Accounts are also out
audgen.gov.ie/documents/annu … ts2012.pdf

Two biggest Depts

Social Protection
Vote: Net expenditure 13.882bn
including a Subvention to the Social Insurance Fund 2.084bn

The Social Insurance Fund 2012 accounts are published separately. Not up on Welfare.ie yet but will appear here
welfare.ie/en/Pages/Social-I … -Fund.aspx

HSE
Vote: Net expenditure 12.498bn

Seems the security guards at the National Gallery made a tidy amount of money over a contract dispute

Medical Cards

Governement Debt
47bn in 2007.
192bn in 2012 :open_mouth:

Some reporting of their findings

RTE
NTMA managed €137.6bn of debt last year
rte.ie/news/2013/0930/477386 … r-general/

Times
Report says Government debt up almost 14% in 2012
irishtimes.com/news/politics … -1.1545097

Indo
Government wasted €3m on a unfinished post-mortem centre which had to be demolished due to safety risks
independent.ie/irish-news/go … 21824.html

Irish Examiner
CSO paid €300,000 in wages to ex-employee
irishexaminer.com/breakingne … 08615.html

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