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Speed before precision as largesse is scattered in high street stimulus scheme

Margaret Canning


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The scheme is a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach

The scheme is a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach

The scheme is a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach

The largesse represented by the high-street stimulus scheme, £100 for every adult in NI regardless of their means, is a people-pleaser and sure-fire vote winner.

That's why it’s been welcomed across the political divide and particularly by the DUP, where it originated as a pet plan of former leader, Arlene Foster.


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