Quote Originally Posted by DCon View Post
This was never suggested. The suggestion was that a group of citizens provide the final approval, after the qualified people have chosen the best tender.
What purpose is served by giving a random selection of unaccountable people the right to veto public projects when we have democratically elected and accountable politicians for that purpose?

If that's the way you want to do things we could make savings by abolishing the Oireachtas and leaving everything up to random chance.