The Following Article Appeared on the Vote No.ie website on the 5th 9th 2009: “The corporate lobbyist who is running the YES Campaign.
“The key front man of the Yes campaign is Pat Cox. Yet the Irish media have systematically hidden his role as a major corporate lobbyist. This is in sharp contrast to the way that papers like the Irish Times devoted considerable resources to investigating the unsavoury aspects of Declan Ganley s.business arrangements during the last Lisbon referendum.”
“Here Voteno.ie prints in full a statement from the Corporate Europe Observatory, a reputable NGO that investigates the links between business and EU decision making. Despite the fact that [the statement] was issued in May, none of the Irish media has chosen to investigate the issues involved.”