Gardaí maintained a strong presence outside Leinster House throughout the day
A protestor stands in front of an anti-austerity banner near Leinster House
A protestor on Molesworth Street during the Budget announcement
A protestor stands beside Gardaí outside Leinster House
Minister Brendan Howlin and Minister Michael Noonan at the traditional pre-Budget photocall at Leinster House
Finance Minister Michael Noonan gives his Budget speech
Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin outlines Budget expenditure
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