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#Parish Pump

# parish-pump - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Varadkar: pay deal for local councillors nothing to do with leadership bid
# PRSI
# PRSI

Varadkar: pay deal for local councillors nothing to do with leadership bid

Jul 26th 2016, 1:54 PM 13,876 Views 43 Comments

Minister for Social Protection wants to offer either a PRSI cut or a state pension to councillors, as part of a wider reform.

# parish-pump - Saturday 6 December, 2014

'You voted for me because you get good value for your vote' - Jackie Healy Rae's 2007 election night speech
# Kenmare
# Kenmare

'You voted for me because you get good value for your vote' - Jackie Healy Rae's 2007 election night speech

Dec 6th 2014, 5:28 PM 8,039 Views 18 Comments

It’s on the back of a lorry. Of course.

# parish-pump - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

9 things we learned from last night's 'Looking After No 1' programme
# Parish Pump
# Parish Pump

9 things we learned from last night's 'Looking After No 1' programme

Oct 22nd 2013, 9:12 AM 19,214 Views 44 Comments

A great insight into how politicians get things done for the people who elect them or a demoralising portrayal of Ireland’s ‘parish pump’ politics.