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# Politicians' Expenses

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Special advisers to Government ministers' earn over €4.5 million in salaries
Two teenage boys stabbed in Lucan
Opinion: This Seachtain na Gaeilge, we should celebrate the rise of the Gaelscoil Generation
Daithí de Buitléir
Taoiseach says he's spoken to TD Dara Murphy about the controversy over his Dáil expenses
Dáil parties got €7.63m in expenses last year - with Fianna Fáil taking the biggest slice
St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334
Outgoing Dáil Chairmen paid €17,626 in February and March, despite overseeing just four hours of debate
TDs claimed more than €500,000 in expenses during March - despite only sitting twice
Manny Pacquiao apologises after comments that gay couples are 'worse than animals'
Ministers don't have to explain most of their €1.4 million personal expenses
Government has spent €700,000 sending Ministers abroad for St Patrick's Day since 2011
Senators received nearly €2 million in expenses in 2012
TDs receive €7.2m travel and office allowances for 2012
230 Irish expected to gain Australian citizenship tomorrow
In numbers: How much would we save by abolishing the Seanad?
Budget 2013: Unvouched expenses will end, but 95 politicians will receive more
Taoiseach defends ministerial tax breaks for second Dublin homes
Oireachtas questioning legal advice about use of travel expenses
Review could see TDs recommend cuts to their own allowances
Oireachtas members paid €764k allowances for month without sittings
Annoying Viral Campaign of the Day
Column: It’s not just sandal wearing hippies who grow and eat organic food
Grace Maher
In pictures: Art in the Olympic Park
Taoiseach makes switch to vouched expenses – costing us extra €8k this year
One-third of TDs return €210k in unused expenses for 2011
Change to TDs’ expenses reduces chance of similar phone expenses exposé
Sports film of the week: The Two Escobars
Here's why you can't view a TD's 'vouched' expenses receipts
Oireachtas committee to scrutinise TDs' new expenses regime
Column: Our politicians are overpaid. It’s time they rejoined the real world.
Aaron McKenna
6 politicians who have got in hot water and 2 who escaped unscathed (maybe)
Sinn Féin TD urged to ‘come clean’ over €50,000 use of Dáil printer cartridges
New rules may allow independent TDs to be paid twice for same expenses
Callely arrested in probe over mobile phone receipts
Ireland’s ‘best-kept secret’: 12 senators receiving €23k annual 'leaders' allowance'
Callely win could land taxpayer with €500k legal bill
Study reveals Italian MPs are highest earners in EU
Former taoisigh lose mobile phone and secretarial expenses
Ministers can claim €3,500 tax refund for laundry expenses